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Source: USDOE and Energy Star
The International Energy Forum (IEF) produced a Background Paper for the IEF Symposium on Energy Efficiency in Developing Countries, which was hosted by the Ministry of Energy and Mines on 21-22 June 2011 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
The European Commission lists the National Energy Efficiency Action Plans (NEEAPs) of the members of the EU.
The goal of the State Energy Efficiency Program Evaluation Inventory prepared by the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) is to support the National Energy Modeling System (NEMS) and to research cost information in state-mandated energy efficiency program evaluations.EPA – ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
Energy Efficiency in Local Government Operations – A Guide to Developing and Implementing Greenhouse Gas Reduction Programs was drafted by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
The IEA Energy Efficiency Market Report 2016 keeps a record of the core indicators of energy efficiency, and examines the various polices of energy efficiency programmes in emerging economies. The report also examines the impact of those policies
ACEEEThe American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), is a non-profit organisation that acts as a catalyst to advance energy efficiency policies, programs, technologies, investments and behaviours.
The Alliance to Save Energy (ASE) promotes energy efficiency worldwide to achieve a healthier economy, a cleaner environment and energy security.
The Australian Government offers information to help people and businesses in the country become more sustainable and energy efficient.
BERKELEY LAB EETD The mission of Berkeley Lab’s Environmental Energy Technologies Division (EETD) is to perform analysis, research and development leading to better energy technologies and reduction of adverse energy-related environmental impacts.
C2E2 In the context of the United Nations Secretary General’s Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) initiative, the Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency (C2E2) is the thematic hub for energy efficiency, with the prime responsibility to support action towards the SE4ALL energy efficiency target of doubling the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency by 2030.
The Global Superior Energy Performance (GSEP) Energy Management Working Group (EMWG) seeks to accelerate broad use of energy management systems (EnMS) in industry and commercial buildings worldwide. Wide adoption of these systems is expected to deliver energy, economic and sustainability benefits to companies, communities and countries around the world.
The European Commission (EC) aims to improve Energy Efficiency and meet the 2020 energy efficiency target set out by the EU.
The European Commission’s Energy Efficiency Directive establishes a common framework of measures for the promotion of energy efficiency within the European Union in order to ensure the achievement of the Union’s 2020 20% headline target on energy efficiency.
The European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy is a membership-based non-profit association. It generates and provides evidence-based knowledge and analysis of policies, and facilitates co-operation and networking through Summer Studies, workshops and social media.
The European Energy Efficiency Fund (EEEF) aims to support the EU’s goals to promote a sustainable energy market and climate protection.
The Energy Efficiency Exchange website supports the implementation of energy efficiency practices within medium and high energy-using companies. It shares best-practice information on energy efficiency, case studies and resource materials from Australia and overseas.
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) leads the US Department of Energy’s efforts to develop and deliver market-driven solutions for energy-saving homes, buildings, manufacturing, sustainable transportation and renewable electricity generation.
Energy Star is a US Environmental Protection Agency voluntary program that helps businesses and individuals save money and protect our climate through better energy efficiency.
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) offers financial and technical support to countries in Latin America and the Caribbean in order to reduce poverty and inequality. Energy Efficiency is one of the topics covered by the IDB to reach its goals.
The International Energy Agency’s energy efficiency website offers helpful hints on how to save on energy in everyday life.
The Institute for Energy Efficiency of the University of California, Santa Barbara is an interdisciplinary research institute dedicated to the development of cutting-edge science and technologies that support an efficient and sustainable energy future.
The International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC) is an autonomous international forum that facilitates government implementation of policies and programs to yield energy efficient gains.
The Energy Efficiency Focus Areas technology and outreach program of the King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE) aimed at enabling efficient use of energy, cost savings, and conservation of resources in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The (US) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) focuses on creative answers to today’s energy challenges.
From fundamental science and energy analysis to validating new products for the commercial market, NREL researchers are dedicated to transforming the way the world uses energy.
The Precourt Energy Efficiency Centre (PEEC), created in 2006, is part of the Precourt Institute for Energy (PIE) which engages in energy research. PEEC focuses on the demand side of energy markets and economically efficient reductions in energy use or energy intensity.
The US Department of Energy discusses Energy Efficiency, as an easy and cost-effective way to combat climate change.
Energy efficiency is a regular topic of articles published by The Guardian newspaper.
Energy Efficiency Links
Info on proper disposal of CFLs.
- Fuel Economy Guide published by the U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
- West Virginia Department of Commerce energy efficiency tips and information.
<li>Resources concerned with energy efficient and code compliant materials for homes, from the U.S. Department of Energy's Building Energy Code Program. <a href="http://www.energycodes.gov/" style="color: rgb(134, 49, 49); text-decoration: none">www.energycodes.gov</a></li> <li>Compute your home's energy use online.
The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) is your source for information on the dynamic field of energy efficiency, utility deregulation, facility management, plant engineering and environmental compliance. With a full array of information outreach programs from technical seminars, conferences, books to critical buyer-seller networking tradeshows, job listings and certification programs, AEE offers a variety of information resource tools.
The following links can also help in determining how to improve your energy efficiency: