Zondits

Law & Policy, Programs & Policy

Energy Efficiency Industry Sees Potential Path to Restore Jobs

19 Jun , 2020  

ase.org, June 15, 2020. It’s no secret that COVID-19 upended any expectations for what 2020 might look like, but the impact on the energy efficiency sector has been particularly devastating. At the end of 2019, the efficiency industry celebrated unprecedented growth with potential for an even stronger year ahead. But instead, the industry saw a shocking 413,000 jobs lost […]

, , , ,

Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

COVID-19 Impacts Future of Energy Efficiency Industry

1 May , 2020  

This article was originally published on tdworld.com on April 30, 2020. Three to four weeks into the pandemic-caused national work shutdown, we began to see reports of load reduction trends from major North American power markets. Nearly every transmission and independent system operator reported loads at least 3% to 8% below normal. Ironically, one of the many […]

, , , , ,

Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

The Transition to a Low-Carbon Future Post-Election

10 Jan , 2017  

States, Power Companies Lead in Cutting Carbon; Election Not Slowing Expected 2017 Progress EDF, January 10, 2017 2016 was a big year for progress in the U.S. power sector. Renewable energy sources provided 16.9 percent of the country’s electricity in the first half of 2016, up from 13.7 percent for all of 2015. The country’s first offshore wind farm opened […]

, , , ,

Efficiency in Action, Markets & Business

4 Facts about Energy Efficiency

24 Sep , 2015  

four-facts-about-energy-efficiency

4 Reasons You Should Care About Energy Efficiency The Huffington Post, September 22, 2015. Image credit: TanteTati 1) Companies in the energy-efficiency industry are innovative, well supported and, best of all, huge job creators. The United States economy is still recovering from 2008’s economic collapse. To continue its growth, creative companies with strong balance sheets and […]

, , , , , ,