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A New Home for NEEP

Giant orange moving bins

As an organization evolves, sometimes so must its surroundings. Life and routine seem to have settled in (for the most part) these days, but back in early May, things were the opposite of routine. We uprooted ourselves out of the space we called home for four great, important years that saw milestones like our 20th anniversary, and embarked on a journey in search of a new beginning.

From Edison to the LED, NEEP’s RLS Has You Covered

In NEEP’s world, lighting is really important. Within efficiency programs, lighting is the largest contributor to energy savings. In residential programs, lighting is cost-effective and requires relatively low incentives for large savings (a $5 or $10 incentive makes a much bigger difference on a lightbulb than for a refrigerator or TV).

NEEP’s Guide to Picking the High Hanging Fruit of Energy Efficiency

By now, you’re probably feeling pretty down about this problem, but cheer up! Harvesting energy savings from BCEs is now within reach. NEEP has recently released a report, Business and Consumer Electronics: A Strategy for the Northeast, to provide clear direction about how to rise up to the challenge...

The Monster in My Basement: Tough Lessons in Building Science

A lovely home with a nasty problem.

“With these old houses, you just need to keep the basement windows open,” said John. It seemed logical enough. He pointed proudly to the French drain and the large sump pump in my storage unit, admitting that water would find its way through the porous walls.


The Cold Shower: Plan Ahead and You'll Avoid It

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NEEP’s Market Strategies team develops regional strategies to accelerate energy efficiency

Appliance Standards Project Manager

Market transformation, with respect to energy efficiency in products or buildings, involves continually advancing product baselines as new, more efficient products and technologies become available. The quicker we can...

NEEP’s Retail Products Initiative receives ENERGY STAR’s Partner of the Year Award

  The Northeast Retail Products Initiative, facilitated by NEEP, in conjunction with its sponsoring utility and energy efficiency program administrators, has been awarded the coveted 2013 ENERGY STAR Award for Sustained Excellence –ENERGY STAR’s highest honor.