23 Mar '18, 7pm

Good News: Congress Stands Up for Energy Efficiency with Omnibus Bill - ACEEE

Statement by Lowell Ungar, ACEEE Senior Policy Advisor Washington, DC — The 2018 omnibus spending bill is good news for energy efficiency. The bill, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 , disregards the draconian cuts proposed by the administration and instead upholds or increases investments in many federal programs that help consumers and businesses save energy. That means more money in Americans’ wallets, a better bottom line for American businesses, reduced greenhouse gas emissions, and a healthier US economy. Overall, the bill increases funding for energy efficiency programs at the US Department of Energy (DOE) and maintains funding levels for efficiency programs at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Specifically, the bill maintains current funding levels for ENERGY STAR ®, as well as SmartWay and other voluntary programs that give consumers and busine...

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