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American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009

June 17, 2010
On Tuesday June 15, 2010, three studies were released on the impacts of the American Power Act (APA) as developed by Senators Kerry and Lieberman. The three studies also integrated in all or many aspects of the American Clean Energy Leadership Act...
June 15, 2010
This morning ACEEE released a report analyzing the American Power Act (APA), introduced by Sens. Kerry and Lieberman. The bill (combined with the American Clean Energy Leadership Act or "ACELA") offers more industrial energy efficiency...
January 4, 2010
On December 16, 2009, President Obama released a report on revitalizing manufacturing in the United States. The report lays out the current state of manufacturing in America, discussing seven key cost drivers, how government action—or...
December 11, 2009
On December 2, a number of collaborators from several federal agencies released a report at the request of five Senators from manufacturing states: Evan Bayh (D-IN), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Arlen Specter (D-PA), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), and Claire...
November 15, 2009
Much has happened with U.S. federal energy and climate policy since our June Grapevine. On June 26, the House of Representatives approved an energy and climate change bill in a close vote. The bill — H.R. 2454, the American Clean Energy and...
October 26, 2009
On Friday, October 23rd, the EPA released its scoring of the Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act (S. 1733), also referred to as the Kerry-Boxer Climate Bill. The EPA found that the costs of Kerry-Boxer do not differ greatly from the Waxman-...
September 9, 2009
In June 2009, the House of Representatives passed the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (ACESA). This climate and energy legislation included a number of provisions intended to help the U.S. reduce energy use through various...
September 9, 2009
In June 2009, the House of Representatives passed the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (ACESA).  This climate and energy legislation included a number of provisions intended to help the U.S. reduce energy use through various...
June 23, 2009
The "Motor Crusher Credit" (actually entitled the Motor Efficiency Rebate Program) passed out of the Senate Energy Committee last Wednesday as Sec. 228 of the comprehensive energy bill the American Clean Energy Leadership Act. See ACEEE...
May 31, 2009
The past few months have been very busy ones on national energy policy. Since the Obama Administration and the new Congress started work, energy and energy efficiency have been high on the federal policy agenda. Below are highlights of the latest...