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Efficiency First New York Applauds Passage of On-Bill Financing Legislation

Efficiency First New York applauds the passage of on-bill financing legislation, a job creation measure in the Power NY Act (A.8510-Cahill/S.5844-Maziarz) that will allow homeowners to finance energy-efficiency improvements through payments on their utility bill. On the eve of June 22nd, 2011 the legislation passed with overwhelming majorities in both houses (117-13 in the Assembly […]

State & Local: Fostering growth and in energy efficiency between the two; White Paper ACEEE

Our friends at the American Council for Energy-Efficiency Economy (ACEEE) have released a new white paper, which examines how state governments can enable local governments to advance energy efficiency. The paper describes ways the unique connection between state and local governments can be leveraged to implement mutually beneficial energy efficiency programs and policies. States can […]