Tag: energy use

Domestic, Electric, Energy Consumption

How Will The Coronavirus Affect Energy Use In America?

March 23, 2020

Via: Forbes

There is little doubt that the world has entered a global economic recession as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Every recession lowers energy use, and this one may be a whopper. The 2008 financial crisis, and the Great Recession […]

News and Policies, State

NYC Building Owners Back Plan Cutting Energy Use 20% by 2030

August 17, 2018

Via: Energy Manager Today

Major real estate companies in New York City are supporting an ambitious plan to reduce energy in large buildings by 20% by 2030. The nonprofit Urban Green Council’s 80×50 Buildings Partnership published a report this week detailing how NYC stakeholders […]


The City Energy Project Grows

December 8, 2016

Via: EnergyManagerToday

With the addition of 10 cities, The City Energy Project — a joint project of the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Institute for Market Transformation — now is helping 19 cities and one county tailor individualized measures aimed at reducing […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

What Uses The Most Energy In US Homes? (Infographic)

May 2, 2016

Via: CleanTechnica

Take a close look at this infographic to see what power-thirsty vampire appliances consume the most energy in your home – and how to stop them. We give thanks to Homeselfe co-founder Ameeta Jain, who is sharing this useful infographic on how you […]

Domestic, Energy Consumption

Building Efficiency Curbs Energy Consumption

April 11, 2016

Via: Energy Manager Today

With a rising standard of living, energy in the U.S. is consumed at a faster and faster rate. This puts an intensifying strain on the nation’s aging grid and forces pollution-producing power plants to be activated to meet demand. Something […]