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Jun 16

Richmond’s environmental plan wins first-place mayors’ award

Richmond won a first-place award among large cities for its sustainability plan, the U.S. Conference of Mayors announced Friday. The...
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Jun 16

Virginia startup aims to create green score for existing homes

While LEED and other certifications are well-known indicators of commercial buildings’ energy efficiency, there is no such system for homes...
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Jun 16

New “Alliance for a Sustainable Future” announced

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - June 21, 2016) - The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and the Center for Climate and Energy...
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Jun 16

Survey shows millennials increasingly driving force behind electric utility transformation

A motivational trifecta of environmental sensitivity, practicality and affordability is driving residential consumers and businesses to find ways to utilize...
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Jun 16

Millennials increasingly driving force behind electric utility transformation

A motivational trifecta of environmental sensitivity, practicality and affordability is driving residential consumers and businesses to find ways to utilize...
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Jun 16

Featured Member of the Month (June 2016): Siemens

For over 165 years, Siemens has built a reputation for delivering leading-edge products and services, high levels of customer satisfaction,...
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Jun 16

Energy Secretary: Climate goals require efficiency, innovation

Ernest Moniz, the U.S. Secretary of Energy, came to town to talk about climate change. He stressed that he had...
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Jun 16

EPA proposes climate rule incentives despite court hold

The Obama administration is moving ahead with an incentive program for its contentious climate change rule, despite the Supreme Court’s...
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Jun 16

Study suggests consumers value energy efficiency over luxury

The recently released annual Energy Pulse study from Shelton Group suggests that consumers in the market for a new home...
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Jun 16

Energy Dept invests more than $10M in efficient lighting research and development

WASHINGTON — Building on the new commitments to the Global Lighting Challenge announced last week during the Clean Energy Ministerial,...
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