Standards in the News

1/15/2014
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Seth Shulman of the Union of Concerned Scientists writes that the decline in electricity consumption in the U.S. is "to a large extent, a direct result of govenment energy efficiency standards."

1/14/2014
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ACEEE Executive Director Steven Nadel reacts to news that the light bulb rider was inserted into the omnibus spending bill.

1/13/2014
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Noah Horowitz of Natural Resources Defense Council gives his take on the historic agreement to slash the energy use of set-top boxes by 10 to 45 percent.

11/21/2013

National Geographic writes that chances are good that hidden energy hogs in your home are burning more power and money than your refrigerator—sometimes much more.

10/29/2013
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Consumer Federation of America notes: Energy costs drain $4,600 from household budgets annually; standards could save nearly $1000.

9/23/2013
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Listen to the story by Scott Horsley of National Public Radio.

9/23/2013
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Ambreen Ali of Roll Call discusses how ceiling fan makers have done an about face with regards to efficiency measures.

9/23/2013
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NRDC blog post by Devra Wang

9/23/2013
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John Broder of the New York Times writes about delayed efficiency standards and the possibility of a change if nominee is approved.