Energy conservation in the United Kingdom
Various energy conservation measures are taken in the United Kingdom.Much of the emphasis in energy debates tends to focus on the supply side of the issue, and ignore the demand. A number of commentat...
Energy conservation in the United States
The United States is the second-largest single consumer of energy in the world. The U.S. Department of Energy categorizes national energy use in four broad sectors: transportation, residential, commer...
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CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme
The CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (the CRC, formerly the Carbon Reduction Commitment) is a mandatory carbon emissions reduction scheme in the United Kingdom that applies to large non-energy-intensive o...
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88888 Lights Out
88888 Lights Out was a campaign with the stated goal of increasing awareness of global warming and promoting actions to reduce energy consumption. By encouraging India's residents to turn out the ligh...
Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) is a non-profit organization working to maximize energy efficiency in the Pacific Northwest through the acceleration and adoption of energy-efficient pr...
Energy Star
Energy Star (trademarked ENERGY STAR) is an international standard for energy efficient consumer products originated in the United States. It was created in 1992 by the Environmental Protection Agenc...
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Bachat Lamp Yojna
Bachat Lamp Yojana is a program by the government of India to reduce the cost of compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs, i.e., energy saving lights) sold to consumers. Implemented through the Bureau of Energ...
Industrial Assessment Center
There are 24 Industrial Assessment Centers in the United States. These centers are located at universities across the US, and are funded by the United States Department of Energy (DOE) to spread ideas...
Cool Biz campaign
The Japanese Ministry of the Environment (MOE) began advocating the Cool Biz campaign in summer 2005 as a means to help reduce electric consumption by limiting use of air conditioning. This idea was p...
Klimaschutz- und Energie-Beratungsagentur Heidelberg-Nachbargemeinden gGmbH (KliBA)
The Klimaschutz- und Energie-Beratungsagentur Heidelberg-Nachbargemeinden gGmbH (Climate Protection and Energy Advice Agency Heidelberg and neighboring municipalities), also called KliBA, is an indepe...
Klimaschutz- und Energie-Beratungsagentur Heidelberg-Nachbargemeinden gGmbH (KliBA) - Wikipedia
American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, or ACEEE, is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization. Founded in 1980, ACEEE's mission is to advance energy efficiency as a fast, cheap, and effective...
GridPoint
GridPoint is a cleantech company that provides energy management and sustainability solutions for enterprises, government agencies and utilities.GridPoint’s technology and services include intelligent...
Haute Qualité Environnementale
The Haute Qualité Environnementale or HQE (High Quality Environmental standard) is a standard for green building in France, based on the principles of sustainable development first set out at the 1992...
Energy Saving Trust Recommended
The Energy Saving Trust Recommended logo was a UK-based labelling and certification scheme for energy efficient products. A product that displays the logo shows that it met strict criteria on energy s...
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Council House 2
Council House 2 (also known as CH2), is an office building located at 240 Little Collins Street in the CBD, in Melbourne, Australia. It is occupied by the City of Melbourne council, and in April 2005,...
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Simple Energy
Simple Energy is a privately held software-as-a-service ("SaaS") company that motivates people to save energy. By partnering with utility companies to better engage their customers, Simple Energy's di...
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PlusEnergy
PlusEnergy is a term used in building design to describe a structure that produces more energy than it uses. The term was coined in 1994 by Rolf Disch when building his private residence, the Heliotro...
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Builders Challenge
The Builders Challenge [1] is a high-performance housing recognition initiative led by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy through its Building Technol...
EnergySmart Home Scale
The EnergySmart Home Scale (E-Scale) is provided to homes that meet the Builders Challenge program requirements. The E-Scale visually shows the energy performance of the labeled home. Homes need to sc...
EnerNOC
EnerNOC is among the largest providers of energy intelligence software and services for commercial, institutional, and industrial customers, as well as electric power grid operators and utilities. It ...
Ecoenergy
Natural Resources Canada's (NRCan's) ecoENERGY Retrofit program provides financial support to homeowners, small and medium-sized businesses, public institutions and industrial facilities to help them ...
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Building Codes Assistance Project
The Building Codes Assistance Project (BCAP) is a non-profit organization that advocates for the adoption, implementation, and advancement of building energy codes. It was established in 1994 as a joi...
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One-Tonne Challenge
The One-Tonne Challenge was a challenge presented by the Government of Canada in March 2004 for Canadians to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by one tonne each year. The figure represents 20% of ...
One-Tonne Challenge - Wikipedia