Don’t Assume Trump Will Stop the HFC Phasedown
January 3, 2017 | Jay Stein | 6 min read
Because President-elect Trump regularly expresses disdain for climate-change regulations, some assume that the new administration will obstruct the international and domestic statutes to phase down HFC usage. The situation is actually more complex, and US support for an HFC phasedown may survive.
Why Energy Utilities Should Care About Water
December 29, 2016 | Logan Jacobson | 5 min read
Because of the link between energy and water use, encouraging water efficiency could lead to profound energy savings, but very few energy utilities actively promote water conservation. Luckily, energy utilities can target inefficiencies in specific stages of water use to reduce energy waste.
Claiming the $100 Billion Prize with Electric Vehicles
June 2, 2016 | Michael Shepard | 3 min read
Utilities are improving their marketing of electric cars, but they may be relying too much on the auto industry to boost awareness. A four-part series explains how utilities can take advantage of the benefits EVs provide, why they need to act soon, and how to motivate the car dealers.