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How Benchmarking Refreshes and Reinforces Effective Energy Management

The basic elements of effective corporate energy management are are relitively simple: senior management support, good data, clear targets and a reasonable allocation of technical, managerial and economic resources, along with consistent implementation over decades. Yet why do companies vary so … MORE

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Four Sustainability Trends to Watch in 2012

The worldwide movement toward sustainability has made significant progress over the past half-dozen years as companies and cities have pursued strategies that balance future and current societal needs. Now, sustainable development is entering a new phase, characterized by greater alignment … MORE

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Energy Efficiency in 2011: Progress on Many Fronts, Treading Water on Others

With 2011 drawing to a close, now is a good time to take stock of energy efficiency accomplishments over the past year. On the plus side, many energy efficiency investments were made this year. While exact figures are not available … MORE

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How Energy Efficient is Your State?

Although the national economy is still slumping, energy efficiency spending continues to increase. Nationwide, states spent $5.5 billion in electricity and natural gas efficiency programs in 2010 compared to $3.4 billion the year before, according to the 2011 State Energy Efficiency … MORE

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International Congress on Energy 2011 (ICE 2011)

2011 International Congress on Energy will feature more than 100 sessions related to technology, markets, business strategies and policy covering the solar, nuclear, lignocelluosics, biorefineries, hydrogen production, hydrogen storage and green innovation energy sectors. For six intensive days you’re gathered under … MORE

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World Energy Engineering Congress 2011

AEE is very pleased to bring the WORLD ENERGY ENGINEERING CONGRESS (WEEC) to Chicago’s magnificent Navy Pier, taking place October 12-14, 2011. Now in its 34th year, the WEEC is well-recognized as the most important energy event of national and international … MORE

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DOE Webinar: Guiding Principles for Successfully Implementing Industrial Energy Assessment Recommendations

Industrial energy efficiency experts working with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) will host a webinar providing an overview of a guidebook titled “Guiding Principles for Successfully Implementing Industrial Energy Assessment Recommendations” on … MORE

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Lighting Top Purchase For Increasing Energy Efficiency

Environmental Leader: Twenty-two percent of respondents to a ChangeWave surveysay their company is very concerned about reducing its corporate energy usage and 35 percent say they are somewhat concerned. In a related finding, nearly a quarter of respondents report their company’s … MORE

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10 Ways to Boost Your Building’s Energy Efficiency in 2012

Faced with a promising new year, we have an opportunity to start fresh and get fit — and that includes our buildings. From GreenBiz.com : Has your building become fat and lazy? Is it consuming more than it provides? Efficiency … MORE

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