U.S. energy use per dollar cut in half

July 2015
Contractor Magazine;Jul2015, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p6
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The article discusses a report from the nonprofit American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) which reveals that about 60 percent of the improvement in energy intensity due to energy efficiency and about 40 percent to structural changes in the U.S. economy from the year 1980 to 2014. Topics include decrease of energy use in new clothes washers; views of the report's author Steven Nadel on energy conservation; and the report's proposals as the need of evolution of building design.


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