June 1st, 2020 | by NRDC
A new study shows that programs to increase the energy efficiency of our homes and businesses remain even cheaper than natural gas, demonstrating once again that this abundant energy “resource” is the most cost-effective path to a cleaner future
February 21st, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
In an article published by Consumer Reports, the nonprofit and independent organization that focuses on truth, transparency, and fairness in the marketplace, had a lot to say about Tesla and its competition. "Tesla is facing increasing competition, but its batteries and superior energy efficiency give it an edge," writes Consumer Reports
January 23rd, 2020 | by Tina Casey
New Swiss consortium has the formula for motivating energy efficiency in data centers, but challenge of edge computing looms ahead
January 20th, 2020 | by Michael Barnard
Multiple firms around the world are leveraging machine learning to optimize building energy consumption for cost savings and carbon reductions
December 22nd, 2019 | by Tina Casey
With the rollback of energy efficiency standards for light bulbs, Americans can finally enjoy the freedom to make their own decisions about...light bulbs
October 15th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
As the California grid wrestles with drought and wildfires, the US military is focusing on energy efficiency and renewables for resiliency and security
October 14th, 2019 | by Winter Wilson
In this episode of our CleanTech Talk podcast interview series, Zach Shahan sits down with Scott Cooney, primary owner of Important Media, the company holding CleanTechnica, and the founder and CEO of Pono Home, to discuss Scott’s newest pursuit: Apocaloptimist, a podcast series to inspire and engage people in hope for the future by highlighting innovative solutions to challenges around the world
September 26th, 2019 | by Michael Barnard
While efficient buildings are good, there are limits to how much should be invested in energy efficiency programs compared to decarbonizing electricity, electrifying everything, and ensuring buildings are built with low-carbon materials
May 15th, 2019 | by The Beam
A banker doesn’t have to become an engineer to finance energy efficiency.
March 3rd, 2019 | by Sponsored Content
The Polar Vortex brings more than cold air, like serious health & economic challenges for millions of Americans living in old, energy inefficient homes
January 21st, 2019 | by Tina Casey
How AT&T is leveraging connectivity and energy efficiency to deliver on its promise of helping its clients cut carbon emissions
January 20th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
Until Elon Musk starts pitching insulator machines, energy efficiency won't be sexy -- but it will be the key to the low carbon economy of the future
December 4th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Progress across the European Union on the use of renewable energy and improving energy efficiency is slowing, according to new data released last week by the European Environment Agency, due to an increase in energy consumption which is eating away at any gains being made elsewhere.
October 29th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The International Energy Agency has claimed that a string of the right energy efficiency policies implemented around the globe could, on its own, result in the peaking of greenhouse gas emissions followed quickly by a global decline even as the global economy doubles.
October 15th, 2018 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Did you realize how many energy efficiency jobs there are right now in the
September 11th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The US energy efficiency industry added more new jobs than any other industry in the country's entire energy sector in 2017, and now employs nearly 2.25 million people according to new figures from E4TheFuture and Environmental Entrepreneurs
June 29th, 2018 | by Tina Casey
Energy efficiency improvements can be a challenge when it comes to enlisting tenants in a building, but the company Sabey has a winning strategy
June 21st, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The European Union's governing bodies have this week sealed negotiations on three separate objectives of the so-called Energy Union including the previously-reported 32% renewables target, as well as a goal of 32.5% energy efficiency savings and a 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.
April 23rd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The Governor of the State of New York, Andrew Cuomo, announced last week an ambitious new energy efficiency target that will aim to cut greenhouse gas emissions and energy costs and deliver nearly a third of the state's 2030 greenhouse gas reduction goal.
April 9th, 2018 | by James Ayre
As a partial solution to falling oil industry revenues, the government of Algeria has unveiled a suite of new programs meant to improve the country's financial situation, including incentive programs for vehicle owners who convert their vehicles to run on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) rather than petrol/gasoline or diesel, a solar PV facility build out, and energy efficiency programs.