Tag: savings

Buildings an unlocked source of energy savings – IEA

Buildings an unlocked source of energy savings – IEA

In many markets energy efficiency investments in buildings still often considered a risk By John Dulac, IEA Energy Analyst The past decade has seen major changes across the energy sector, from the emergence of solar PV or shale oil and gas to electric vehicles and high-efficiency lighting. But one sector has seen very little change. The […]

By December 11, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Alberta hires ICF International to roll out commercial energy efficiency program

Alberta hires ICF International to roll out commercial energy efficiency program

2014 Ipsos-Reid poll finds 78% of Albertan’s support energy efficiency program Energy Efficiency Alberta has selected ICF International, a consulting and technology services provider to serve as program implementer for Energy Efficiency Alberta’s (EEA) Business, Non-Profit and Institutional (BNI) Energy Savings program, according to a press release from ICF International. ICF International is a company […]

Opinion: Untapped potential of energy efficiency- IEA

Opinion: Untapped potential of energy efficiency- IEA

In 2015, global energy intensity improved 1.8%, 3x annual average of last decade By Noé van Hulst, Ambassador of The Netherlands at the OECD and Chairman of the IEA Governing Board What is the world’s single most important fuel? (Hint: it is also the energy resource that all countries have in abundance.) The answer to this […]

Industrial energy-efficiency market will exceed $10 billion by 2020 – study

Industrial energy-efficiency market will exceed $10 billion by 2020 – study

Report categorizes the market into the following segments, auditing/consulting, product and system optimization, monitoring and verification Global industrial energy-efficiency services market expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 6 per cent during the forecast period, according to a study by Technavio. This market research report also includes up to date analysis […]

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Pipelines carrying Marcellus gas improving health, saving New Yorkers millions

Pipelines carrying Marcellus gas improving health, saving New Yorkers millions

Majority of New Yorkers  live in real world that means an increasing need for infrastructure like pipelines By Nicole Jacobs, EnergyInDepth “Ironic” doesn’t even begin to describe the situation in New York when it comes to the subjects of fracking and natural gas. First, the state banned its own residents from producing the shale beneath […]

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When you reach for that thermostat to escape the summer heat, thank fracking

When you reach for that thermostat to escape the summer heat, thank fracking

Increase in natural gas production, driven by hydraulic fracturing, integral in cutting household electricity costs by Fay Fitzsimons, Energy In Depth Natural gas surpassed coal as the as the nation’s leading energy source for the first time in April and is now the nation’s leading energy source, meeting the increased demand for electricity in summer months. Now […]