27 Apr '15, 5pm

Check out our update: On the road to bipartisan #energyefficiency legislation

Now that one energy efficiency bill is before the president, the real legislative work on energy efficiency begins. The Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015 (S. 535) is three steps forward , a collection of three useful but relatively modest provisions on residential water heaters and commercial buildings. But there is a long way to go. In a rare display of bipartisan and bicameral cooperation, both the House and Senate energy committees are working on broad energy bills. Both bills are expected to have multiple components designed to gain bipartisan support, including (in different combinations) energy efficiency, infrastructure, government accountability, workforce development, supply, and energy diplomacy. Some areas may be more bipartisan than others, and both houses are covering that territory first. The House Energy and Commerce Committee, surprisingly, started ...

Full article: http://aceee.org/blog/2015/04/road-bipartisan-energy-effi...

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