NRDC Reaction to new version of Shaheen-Portman energy efficiency bill

The latest version of the bipartisan Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act, also known as the Shaheen-Portman bill, was introduced today. This commonsense approach to cutting energy waste in buildings, industry, and the federal government while saving billions of taxpayer dollars, creating tens of thousands of jobs, and cutting carbon pollution has wide support and deserves to go forward without extreme amendments.

We have posted an updated Issue Brief about the bill at:

and Franz Matzner, NRDC’s associate director of government affairs, is blogging about the latest version today at: