30 Jul '18, 3pm

Will #Trump’s DOE soon propose to roll back #lightbulb standards? Here’s what’s at stake. https://t.co/ioBsiJXW0C

The Trump administration will soon release a proposed rule on light bulb standards. The details are under wraps, but manufacturers have lobbied for an illegal rollback of strong standards with which they must comply beginning in 2020. Our new issue brief shows what’s at stake. Few energy efficiency success stories are bigger than the national light bulb standards. Enacted by the US Congress and President Bush in 2007, they are delivering huge savings for consumers and the environment. They helped spur the investments and market changes that have resulted in the low-cost, high-quality LEDs (light emitting diodes) that are now widely available. Initial standards, which we refer to as stage 1, started taking effect in 2012. Last year, the US Department of Energy (DOE) widened the range of light bulbs that must comply with tougher standards (stage 2), slated for 2020. These 20...

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aceee.org 31 Jul '18, 12pm

The Trump administration will soon release a proposed rule on light bulb standards. The details are under wraps, but manuf...

Well-explained article! --- "What’s All This LTZ1000 Stuff, Anyway?"

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electronicdesign.com 29 Jul '18, 1pm

Rather than show the layout considerations, like running separate traces for the three circuit commons, this is just how t...

Appliance Standards: A Powerful Job Engine

nrdc.org 31 Jul '18, 1pm

Federal energy efficiency standards for appliances, electronics, and other equipment are known to save energy, cut utility...

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grist.org 30 Jul '18, 10am

Electricity crackled and arced between wires as Los Angeles residents watched, filming with their phones. And then the pow...

Trump Administration Seeks to Roll Back Obama A...

sierraclub.org 02 Aug '18, 12pm

Washington, DC -- Today, NHTSA Deputy Administrator Heidi King and Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler unveiled their ...

What’s new on this summer’s menu for #vegan and #vegetarian customers? https://t.co/aK903VcvkT

What’s new on this summer’s menu for #vegan and...

news.starbucks.com 01 Aug '18, 9am

What’s new on this summer’s Starbucks menu for vegans and vegetarians There’s even more choice at Starbucks this summer fo...

Rollback of fuel efficiency standards would cos...

aceee.org 02 Aug '18, 3pm

Statement by Therese Langer, ACEEE Transportation Program Director The Trump administration’s plan to roll back clean car ...

Trump’s 4-Dimensional Chess in Space Time–Bluster and Flip Flops https://t.co/KY75PbgMeT

Trump’s 4-Dimensional Chess in Space Time–Blust...

dinmerican.wordpress.com 31 Jul '18, 10pm

Trump’s 4-Dimensional Chess in Space Time–Bluster and Flip Flops by Dr.Fareed Zakaria https://www.wvgazettemail.com/opinio...

‘Eye-popping’ payouts for CEOs follow Trump’s t...

politico.com 30 Jul '18, 10am

Yet the insider sales feed the narrative that corporate tax cuts enrich executives in the short term while yielding less c...

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earthjustice.org 02 Aug '18, 3pm

Scott Pruitt may have left the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency through a revolving door of ethics scandals, but the T...

Mexico Issues Standards Limiting Dangerous Meth...

sierraclub.org 30 Jul '18, 5pm

Today, Mexico proposed a set of standards that, if fully implemented, would cut methane pollution from the Mexican oil and...

Rollback of fuel efficiency standards would cos...

aceee.org 02 Aug '18, 4pm

Statement by Therese Langer, ACEEE Transportation Program Director The Trump administration’s plan to roll back clean car ...