The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), a leading national nonprofit research organization based in Washington, D.C., seeks an intern for its Industry Program, to work in industrial energy efficiency policy and combined heat and power, in Seattle, Washington. ACEEE is dedicated to advancing and deploying energy efficiency technologies, policies, and programs as a means of promoting economic prosperity, energy security, and environmental protection.
Position Description: The internship will focus on supporting ACEEE’s Industry Team in researching the combined heat and power (CHP) chapter of The ACEEE 2012 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard. The methodology for the CHP chapter of the State Scorecard has been updated this year and the intern will work to help fill in data for several new categories and provide numeric rankings that will be included in the overall rank of a state’s CHP policies. The intern will be credited as a co-author of the CHP chapter in one of our largest and most popular reports.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Timing and Location: This is a 6 week internship starting in Summer 2012. The project will require a time commitment of 20-40 hours/week. This internship will be based in Seattle, Washington.
To Apply: Please send a resume with cover letter and brief (1-2 pages) writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the cover letter please specify start and end date availability and explain why you are interested in the energy efficiency field. Please use “Industry Program Intern” in the subject header. We do not accept calls.