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VEIC Receives National Recognition for Innovative Energy Efficiency Programs

Jan 14, 2013

Energy efficiency programs designed and implemented by the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC) are among the most innovative and effective in the nation.

According to a recent report by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), the nation’s pre-eminent energy efficiency organization, VEIC programs in the residential, commercial, and industrial sectors are setting a standard that should be emulated in other states. The report, entitled "Frontiers of Energy Efficiency: Next Generation Programs Reach for High Energy Savings," estimates that these leading edge programs, pioneered by VEIC and others, could yield a 27% reduction in electricity demand, and a 19% reduction in natural gas demand if they were deployed across the country.

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