Under changes to the EmPOWER Maryland energy efficiency program - enacted a week ago - state regulators have committed us to saving a lot more electricity and natural gas.
What do kale, resume-polishing, and power tools have in common with the behavior of our nation’s utilities? Well, have you ever put something off because you weren’t sure how to start or even whether it would be worth the effort?
The potential for cost-effective energy savings in the rental apartments where millions of low-income Americans live is substantial -- as much as 32 percent for electricity and 24 percent for natural gas.
When the EPA proposed carbon pollution targets for fossil fuel-fired power plants under the Clean Power Plan last summer, the agency recognized that energy efficiency is a powerful tool for reducing emissions in