Monthly Archives: May 2016

White House Announces New Actions and Progress Made to Make American Buildings More Efficient

President Obama is committed to taking commonsense actions to reduce carbon pollution and save taxpayers money on their energy bills. Cutting energy and water waste not only drives carbon reductions, but creates a stronger building infrastructure, improves community resilience, and spurs American job growth. Through President Obama‚Äôs Better Buildings Initiative, the Department of Energy is Read more…

Senate bill includes permanent reauthorization of conservation fund

by Collin Szewczyk, Aspen Daily News Staff Writer United States Sen. Bennet had big influence on the Energy Policy Modernization Act The U.S Senate passed a bipartisan energy bill on Tuesday that includes permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), an aspect that was championed by Colo. Sen. Michael Bennet. The Energy Read more…

RTS to Attend NAESCO Technology & Financing Workshop

Capturing Innovation without Sacrificing Performance: How Technological and Financing Choices Shape Project Development and Implementation Today What is on the agenda? The dual track Technology and Financing Workshop highlights the changes, challenges, and opportunities when designing energy efficiency projects today for tomorrow. Session highlights include: A regional report on state energy efficiency initiatives Capturing whole-building Read more…