Policy Updates/News


Policy Updates/News

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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Resilience – The Next Step After Sustainability

March 15, 2016 – Buildings, in fact entire communities, are trying to become more resilient to disruptions from hazards such as severe weather (floods, hurricanes), earthquakes, as well as human-caused events such as accidents and terrorism. Communities entrusted with the

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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.