Environmental Permits Can Help to Implement Power Sector Reform

…the output of 28 coal-fired power plants. The “Top 10,000” coal-savings program yielded substantial air quality benefits—for example, the average on-site emissions avoided from district heating improvement projects amounted to…


Industrial Energy Efficiency Can Improve Air Quality

…energy efficiency audits as a condition for receiving a construction or operating permit. Audits identify energy savings projects that can be completed on-site, and a permit will require all cost-effective…


The Inexorable Shift of the US Power Sector

…is easier to site than traditional facilities. Renewable energy and energy efficiency are, by extension, risk-reduction strategies. Take cost, for example: most clean energy projects provide guaranteed energy and capacity…