by Steven Nadel, Aceee
From coast to coast, several programs are starting to help homeowners switch from space and water heating fueled by oil, propane, and natural gas to high-efficiency heat pumps powered by clean electricity. Multiple studies have found such conversions will be necessary to achieve deep cuts in carbon dioxide emissions (see here and here), while also saving energy and money for customers. Our recent ACEEE report profiled a few programs, primarily in California and the Northeast, that are promoting electrification and often combining equipment incentives with other energy efficiency measures.
Latest posts by Guest Blogger (see all)
- It is time to revisit Community Choice Energy for the Central Valley - March 22, 2019
- Kids in 123 countries went on strike to protect the climate - March 17, 2019
- Your fashion addiction is wreaking havoc on the planet. Here’s how to break it. - March 13, 2019