Latest Energy policy of the United States Stories

2011-07-27 15:42:00

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congressional Budget Office yesterday issued a new report about the effects of a potential national renewable energy mandate, and not surprisingly, the agency's findings affirm research published earlier this year by American Tradition Institute. Of course the "devil is in the details," and CBO analyzed seven potential scenarios for either a national Renewable Energy Standard (RES, which is more restrictive on permitted electricity...

2011-07-14 07:30:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Plus Holdings, one of the nation's fastest-growing energy companies, today announced the official launch of natural gas services in its first market, New York State, with services provided through its affiliate, Energy Plus Natural Gas.

2011-07-07 11:32:00

WASHINGTON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance to Save Energy is awarding energy-efficiency pioneer and expert Daniel Yergin its Charles H.

2011-06-30 13:00:00

Action could save consumers millions at the pump and reduce consumption by more than one billion barrels of oil WASHINGTON, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pew Clean Energy Program launched a video this week to raise awareness of the benefits of increasing the fuel efficiency--or miles-per-gallon (MPG)--standards for cars and light trucks to as high as 60 MPG by 2025.

2011-06-30 11:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- South San Francisco Unified School District and Chevron Energy Solutions will break ground today on the largest K-12 solar and energy efficiency program in San Mateo County.

2011-06-17 17:10:00

WASHINGTON, July 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Availability of financing and incentives are among the key elements to driving increased energy efficiency in buildings, according to leaders who attended the North America Energy Efficiency Forum. The forum, co-sponsored by Johnson Controls and the U.S.

2011-06-16 13:00:00

MILWAUKEE, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) today announced the winners of its 10th annual Igniting Creative Energy (ICE) Challenge.

2011-06-16 06:00:00

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rising energy prices, government incentives and enhanced public image are driving energy efficiency in buildings to new heights as a growing number of building owners race to reduce energy consumption, according to the results of the fifth annual, global Energy Efficiency Indicator survey.

2011-06-14 14:49:00

WASHINGTON, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Bank of America Corp. Chairman Charles O. Holliday, Jr. will be speaking at the 22nd Annual North America Energy Efficiency Forum on Thursday, June 16th at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

2011-06-08 10:30:00

On day when OPEC meets to determine production levels, new report examines how improved fuel economy standards can reduce dependence on oil WASHINGTON, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE) today released original analysis showing that the country could reduce its dangerous dependence on oil by millions of barrels per day through improvements in fuel economy standards.

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