How Energy Efficiency’s Story is Changing

By Elisa Wood March 21, 2013Not so long ago, news about energy efficiency focused on what the US could or should do, but wasn’t to save energy. It was a tale of woe.That’s no longer the case. Now, report after report tells the story of a burgeoning energy efficiency market that is achieving a surprising level of  savings.Consider a few news … [Read more...]

New direction for that federal agency whose name I can’t remember

By Elisa Wood November 17, 2011The US Department of Energy’s reputation is now enshrined as the agency that Republican presidential contender Rick Perry wants to dismantle – if only he could remember its name. But a recent report by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences offers a different direction for the federal agency, one that may not … [Read more...]