CFL - Green EnergyEnergy efficiency is an untapped goldmine. According to a new report by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, the U.S. could save $17 billion, create more than 600,000 jobs, reduce air pollution and fight climate change simply by improving overall energy efficiencies. A study, “Change is in the Air” shows how four common energy efficiency policies can make a huge difference. Read the full article as posted by the Inter Press Service News Agency.

About the Author: Lauren Boitel

Lauren Boitel is the Executive Director of ImpactNV, a statewide sustainability NGO convener and coalition builder that drives systemic change around economic, environmental, and social sustainability in the Silver State. Lauren has 12 years of experience as a Sustainability Professional in Southern Nevada and teaches Sustainability & Entrepreneurship for the Lee Business School at UNLV.