24 Oct '15, 5pm

CEE members reach out to communities to reduce #energy consumption for continuing benefits http…

Fifty communities hailing from diverse regions of the US are competing for the Georgetown University Energy Prize (GUEP), which awards $5 million in prize money to the eventual winner. Competitors—all of which are US communities of between 5,000 and 250,000 citizens—are competing to see which can best demonstrate the ability to develop and implement energy efficiency plans that are innovative, replicable, and scalable, and that produce continual adjustments to per capita energy consumption as measured by residential and municipal energy purchases from local natural gas and electric utilities. On August 12th , CEE and two CEE member utilities—DTE Energy and National Grid, USA—participated in a nationwide webinar to support the objectives of the GUEP. The purpose of the webinar was to familiarize municipal officials and interested citizens in the competing communities with w...

Full article: http://www.cee1.org/content/members-reach-out-communities

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