South Carolina’s Energy Future: Minding its Efficiency Resources

This November 2009 report by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) examines the potential electricity and water efficiency savings that could be realized in South Carolina through the implementation of a suite of eleven electric and five water efficiency policies, and quantifies the growth in gross state product and employment that would result […]

ACORE offers members details about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Washington D.C., April 15, 2009 –– The American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) has launched a new section of its website to assist member renewable energy organizations to understand the provisions of the recently-enacted American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, which pertain to renewable energy investment and production. However, the new ACORE Implementation website is available […]

Better compatibility in ag machinery electronics is coming

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is sponsoring a “Plugfest” at the Nebraska Tractor Test Lab on the Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln’s East Campus, May 19-20. The Nebraska Tractor Test Lab is in the process of becoming the North American certification facility for ISOBUS standards. The event is not usually open to the public, but an […]

Dairy Farm Energy Management Handbook

Offered by the Wis. Dept. of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection (WDATCP), this comprehensive 51-page pdf publication (available on line or as a downloadable pdf) offers an excellent overview about better ways to manage energy on the dairy farm. Written by Karl Ohm, it covers a wide range of subjects, from farm energy audits, importance […]

Report outlines economic savings of energy efficiency in Ohio

Columbus, OH (March 25, 2009) – Ohio could save over $19 billion by using energy efficiency strategies that are available right now, says a study released today by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), an independent, Washington, D.C. nonprofit research group. Ohio could also create more than 32,000 net new jobs by 2025, […]

Summer study scholarship to be awarded on energy efficiency

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) recently announced that a Student Scholarship for the “2009 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry” will be awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student in an accredited college or university. To be eligible, the student’s course work must be related to energy/energy efficiency, climate change, environmental […]