Energy efficiency

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February 28, 2012

Consumers Energy awarded $6.3 million in incentives in the fourth quarter of 2011 through its Business Solutions program to help Michigan commercial and industrial customers become more energy-efficient.

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February 21, 2012

The payback for green school strategies is far-reaching.

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February 8, 2012

The Tennessee Valley Authority's energy efficiency plans are within the achievable range of potential energy savings for the region, a study commissioned by TVA shows.

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January 31, 2012

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, is implementing a comprehensive energy savings performance project.

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January 31, 2012

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, the National Park Service and the Trust for the National Mall yesterday hosted a lighting ceremony to celebrate the installation of energy-efficient LED lights on the Mall. 

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January 23, 2012

PJM Interconnection said it saved $199 million last year -- an amount almost equal to its operating costs -- by increasing efficiency in how generation is scheduled to meet electric demand requirements, particularly, the scheduling of more costly combustion turbines used to meet demand shortfalls.

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January 18, 2012

San Diego Gas & Electric has launched the "Green Button," a new tool that will provide customers with easy access to their energy usage data.

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January 10, 2012

The Duke Energy Foundation has awarded grants totaling $40,000 to help two Austin schools improve energy efficiency and provide job training.

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January 4, 2012

The American National Standards Institute and the Interstate Renewable Energy Council invite certificate-awarding entities that develop and administer energy efficiency and renewable energy programs to apply for participation in a pilot accreditation program.