Archive for July, 2013

Senate working on energy efficiency bill

Authored by Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire and Republican Senator Rob Portman of Ohio, the Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act would represent a huge step forward in the United States’ energy policy.

Obama sets goal for nation’s energy efficiency

When President Obama won his second term in office, he pledged to make energy efficiency a top priority. While it took a few months for the administration to get the ball rolling, the president has begun to act on promises made in his State of the Union address to utilize executive actions in redefining the country’s energy policies.