Tagged with energy efficiency

Energy efficiency can play a big role in environmental justice

Energy efficiency can play a big role in environmental justice

Ariadne Villegas, an NRDC fellow, writes about the important multiple benefits of improved energy efficiency.  This blog was published on the Natural Resources Defense Council website. Energy Efficiency in NRDC’s Commitment to Environmental Justice The people most likely to live, work, learn, and play in some of America’s most polluted and climate vulnerable environments are … Continue reading

Book review on energy fables

Book review on energy fables

Mithra Moezzi applauds this short, powerful book for revealing how many current energy discourses are framed and their limitations. The authors provide constructive, inspiring approaches that will help us to better understand and reframe energy practices, research and policies. The review was on the Buildings and cities website.   Energy Fables: Challenging Ideas in the Energy Sector … Continue reading

State and local government buildings in New York State are expected to be at the front of the effort to reduce energy use and emissions

State and local government buildings in New York State are expected to be at the front of the effort to reduce energy use and emissions

It is encouraging to see the funding going into the renovation of public buildings in New York State. Latest develops are explained in a news article on the Renewable Energy Magazine website.   NY Governor Cuomo Announces $1.5 Billion in Funding for Energy Efficiency Improvements New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo (D) has said that … Continue reading