April 1 -- Over the past couple weeks, we’ve witnessed significant progress for energy efficiency policy. The recent passing of the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014 (HR 2126, means provisions for energy savings, benchmarking and overall efficiency in commercial and federal buildings are just a legislative process away from becoming the law—and we hope the progress doesn’t stop there.
By highlighting this easy win for energy efficiency policy, we’d like to call attention to how this process can be replicated with the larger piece of energy efficiency legislation waiting to hit the floor—the bi-partisan energy bill from Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) that would truly indoctrinate energy efficiency into U.S. policy. >>View Article