Making Energy Efficiency Rebates Simple to Boost Participation Tenfold

Yoav Lurie, CEO and founder of Simple Energy, got his idea for making energy efficiency rebates simpler from his mother. And her inspiration helped him found a way to boost consumer participation in rebates tenfold, he says. His mother's hot water tank was broken, and he told her about a rebate available through the local utility in California. … [Read more...]

Quick Energy Efficiency News…Go Maryland!…Dishwasher Dispute…Appliance Standards Success…NY REV Already Animates Markets

Here is our quick energy efficiency news for July 21... Maryland regulators last week instituted one of the most aggressive energy efficiency targets in the country, a requirement that electric utilties save two percent of retail sales per year in perpetuity. Issued July 16 by the Public Service Commission, the ruling extends Maryland's EmPOWER … [Read more...]