Tag Archives: Meegan Kelly

How to avoid storm blackouts? Colleges go big with microgrids

Wendy Koch reports in National Geographic on how tech-savvy universities are leading the way with innovative ideas to make their campuses energy independent. In Cambridge, Mass., the odor of oil permeates part of a decades-old power plant, located a couple … Continue reading

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New US policy: A boon for distributed energy?

Craig Howie writes in Cogeneration and On-Site Power Production (COSPP) that forthcoming US federal regulations on emissions reduction are generally positive for distributed energy but have created uncertainty within the industry. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the final … Continue reading

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Enhancing Community Resilience through Energy Efficiency

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy has published an important new report, “Enhancing Community Resilience through Energy Efficiency.” In this publication, the authors, David Ribeiro, Eric Mackres, Brendon Baatz, Rachel Cluett, Michael Jarrett, Meegan Kelly and Shruti Vaidyanathan, explain … Continue reading

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CHP can help states meet their Clean Power Plan targets, and here’s how

Meegan Kelly reports for the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) that the ACEEE has released “Navigating the Clean Power Plan: A Template for Including Combined Heat and Power in State Compliance Plans,” a step-by-step guide to help states … Continue reading

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CHP should be also be part of EPA’s Clean Power Plan building blocks

Meegan Kelly reports for the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) on the compelling rationale to include combined heat and power in the EPA’s Clean Power Plan. This post originally appeared on the ACEEE Blog. EPA’s Clean Power Plan … Continue reading

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ACEEE: Germany most energy-efficient nation of world’s top 16

Germany is the most energy-efficient nation of the top 16 assessed in the 2014 International Energy Efficiency Scorecard report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). Germany led the pack in the new report, followed by Italy, the … Continue reading

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