07 Feb '13, 3pm

U.S. Could Double Energy Productivity- Report says greater energy efficiency good for economy too; NREL leads the way

U.S. Could Double Energy Productivity- Report says greater energy efficiency good for economy too; NREL leads the way

"Perhaps the most compelling evidence that energy efficiency measures can have dramatic effects in the future is the often-overlooked fact that they already have produced so many benefits for our nation," Arvizu noted in his testimony. To the same point, a report by the commission showed that the nation would be using fully 50% more energy than we currently use today had we not taken advantage of all the energy efficiency opportunities we have developed and deployed over the past three decades.

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