Energy Efficiency’s Political Capital: How Should it be Used Next?

Never has energy efficiency enjoyed as much political capital as in recent years. And the industry can probably bank on at least three more years of such clout – the remainder of Barack Obama’s presidential term. How best might that time be used in framing public policy? Led by former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter, a group of influential energy … [Read more...]

What We Heard You Say…This Week’s Best and Worst Quotes about Energy Efficiency

Interesting quotes about energy efficiency that we picked up this week. Best Insight Back to the future “Today’s building industry relies heavily on technology, but neglects age-old practices used for centuries to naturally heat and cool inner spaces. These practices paid attention to air flow and used temperature-moderating materials. Consider the … [Read more...]