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2013-01-17 16:21:19

CHICAGO, Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven first-of-their-kind programs have been recognized by the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) for helping Midwestern businesses and consumers save energy and money in new and innovative ways. The winners of MEEA's 2013 Inspiring Efficiency Awards include: A program that has helped Ohio manufacturers reduce energy costs by more than $13 million annually and better compete on the global market. A "Kilowatt Crackdown" campaign that...

2013-01-07 08:23:05

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Saving money is a goal that many of us are reaching for, and the beginning of a new year is a great time to start. In 2013, the Energy Education Council encourages you to save money by using less energy. "Becoming energy efficient doesn't mean sacrificing comfort, and you don't need to buy anything to start saving money," says Molly Hall, executive director of the Energy Education Council. "To begin, all you really need is an understanding of...

2013-01-04 12:20:34

DARIEN, Conn., Jan. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers can dramatically reduce their energy bills if they take a 3-course meal approach to energy efficiency, according to a Connecticut based marketing company. "Energy savings strategies fall into three categories," explained Kelly Kaminski, vice president of marketing at Soluxe Energy Solutions in Darien, Connecticut. "People who adopt one improvement from each group can reduce their consumption by 50-100 percent" he added. Kaminski said...

2013-01-03 08:22:37

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allure Energy, Inc. will introduce their latest product, EverSense(TM) 2.0 at CES Unveiled in Las Vegas on January 6, 2013. EverSense((TM) )2.0, is a home environment and energy management platform that features Allure Energy's patented Proximity Control Technology with privacy protection, as well as streaming music, energy saving video tips, and weather updates. EverSense((TM)) 2.0 works with an iPhone or Android app called EverSense((TM)) Mobile...

2012-12-03 12:22:35

Chadima Brings Wide Range of Experience to AEE's California Efforts SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) CEO Graham Richard today announced that Steve Chadima had joined AEE as Senior Vice President, Communications, and Director, California Initiatives. A serial entrepreneur with nearly 30 years experience in energy and technology, Chadima previously served as vice president of external affairs for Suntech Power Holdings, where he led...

2012-11-28 20:20:53

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Carbon Lighthouse is excited to announce the recent closure of a project funding round. The funds will be used to help clients finance energy efficiency and carbon neutrality projects throughout California. Investors included private individuals and businesses interested in supporting meaningful environmental change while receiving an attractive financial return. "We are very excited to be able to use this new round of project funding...

2012-11-12 08:23:36

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at VERGE SF, Legrand (LR.PA) announced it is sharing key energy savings resources that have been developed as part of a successful effort to significantly reduce energy intensity across its North American facilities. These resources can be used by manufacturing companies and other organizations to develop and implement energy and cost savings programs for their businesses. The first energy savings resource, a 16-page Energy Management...

2012-11-02 11:22:31

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics USA's sales of products designated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as "ENERGY STAR(®) Most Efficient" have increased significantly in 2012, reflecting growing consumer acceptance of LG's energy efficient TVs, refrigerators, washing machines and air conditioners. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110203/CG42292LOGO-d) More than 750,000 LG products awarded ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2012 were...

2012-11-01 03:20:52

CHICAGO and BAGSVAERD, Denmark, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Indirect land use models that forecast the global warming impact of biofuels production incorporate time accounting in a very simplistic way to allocate total carbon emitted from affected land to the volume of fuel produced. The accuracy of accounting for time in these models is severely limited by the currently employed annualization approach: The annualization approach requires the arbitrary projection of future biofuels...

2012-10-11 07:22:54

LONDON, Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing with its huge growth as a country, China is set to generate $31.4 billion in 2012 for the energy efficiency industry alone, according to energy specialists Enigin PLC. With more and more demand, there has also been a huge increase in suppliers - but as of yet, no shortage of work. China's growth has continued seemingly without pause. Over the course of 2011, its GDP reached 47.16 trillion Yuan (approximately 4.6 trillion Great British Pounds)....