Policy Updates/News


Policy Updates/News

Energy Department Invests $8 Million in Efficient Lighting R&D

July 24, 2017 – The Solid State Lighting group, part of the U.S. DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, has announced 7 new research projects it is funding in the areas of LED and OLED lighting. Click here for details:

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S. 1460 – The Energy and Natural Resources Act

On Thursday, June 29th Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), the Chair and Ranking Member, respectively, of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, introduced S. 1460, the Energy and Natural Resources Act. The Energy section addresses several

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USGBC calls for Committee Volunteers

June 13, 2017 - USGBC has issued a 2017 Call for Volunteers, accepting applications for eight LEED Committees now through 8/31. Professionals with experience in code development and code application are always needed. Interested applicants can learn more about each group on the

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The IES offices will be closed Mon, July 3rd and Tues, July 4th

In observance of the July 4th holiday, the IES offices will be closed Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th and will reopen Wednesday, July 5th.

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