Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships

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Tackling Market Barriers - NEEP Begins Work with Efficiency Maine on Multi-Family Retrofits

The potential energy savings in the multi-family sector is tremendous. In spite of this, the sector has not been a point of focus for retrofit projects as there are multiple barriers to achieving complete success in these types of projects.

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Posted In: Buildings

Proposed Transformer Standards Leave Efficiency Advocates Scratching their Heads

You may be surprised to hear that Distribution Transformers (which include the round barrel-looking devices on telephone poles) offer significant energy savings opportunities.  Although most transformers are quite efficient (efficiencies over 98%), the sheer volume of these deployed throughout the country...

Green codes underway in Rhode Island – is this the future of public policy?

City Hall Annex - Cambridge's first high performance municipal building Photo: City of...

Posted In: Buildings

LUMEN Coalition Unveils New Consumer Website

Which Bulb Should I Use?!

Energy Efficiency: Jobs Creator

Energy Efficiency: Jobs Creator

Posted In: Best Practices

Engineering Change - Market Transformation in the Northeast

Adam Cooper - Manager, Institute for Electric Efficiency

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Policy Tracker

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Advocacy the theme at DOE Energy Codes 2011 Conference

Hello from Salt Lake City, where the U.S. Department of Energy is hosting its annual energy codes conference. This year's event has a decidedly different feel to it, as codes move from just being in the domain of building officials, to taking center stage for a number of...

NEEP Briefs U.S. Senate on Reducing Energy in Buildings

By Jim O'Reilly, Director of Public Policy

Policy Tracker

Our most recent Policy Tracker is available now.   Key developments include:

Final Legislative Developments in Connecticut, Maine, and New York RGGI Fight Continues in New Jersey and New York Noteworthy Reports: NRDC Report on Set-Top Boxes and Institute for Electric Efficiency on Codes and Standards...
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