Policy Updates/News


Policy Updates/News

Systems Efficiency Initiative

June 16, 2016 – In early 2015, an initiative was launched—the “Systems Efficiency Initiative”—the Secretariat of which is the Alliance to Save Energy. A coalition of 40 organizations (industry, public sector and advocates) are involved (including the IES and IALD) and

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North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2016

May 15, 2016 – A new energy bill, S.2012, the “Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016,” passed in the U.S. Senate on April 20 by a vote of 85-12. The House version passed last December. Conferencing will now begin to merge the two into a final bill for presentation to the

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EISA 2007

April 15, 2016 – The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA 2007) is the bill that originally mandated minimum efficacy levels for general service incandescent lamps, the result of which was the phase-out of the 40-W-100-W screw base incandescents.  They were

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IES Telephones Update

We are currently experiencing issues with our phone system. While we work to rectify this issue, please visit the IES “about us” page to contact staff members via email.

Thank you for you patience.