Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI)

EESI is best known for its non-partisan Congressional briefings on key energy and environmental issues. Topics include climate change, renewable energy, and energy efficiency. Learn more at www.eesi.org/briefings http://www.eesi.org/briefings.

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Federal Programs for Energy and Housing


-- Energy Efficiency for All (EEFA) and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing to discuss the role of energy efficiency in reducing the cost of housing, especially for low-income families who must spend a greater percentage of their income on energy bills and so have a heavier “energy burden” than higher-income households...


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 2018-07-31  1h28m
 
 

Federal Programs for Energy and Housing


-- Energy Efficiency for All (EEFA) and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing to discuss the role of energy efficiency in reducing the cost of housing, especially for low-income families who must spend a greater percentage of their income on energy bills and so have a heavier “energy burden” than higher-income households...


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 2018-07-31  1h28m
 
 

Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing on the urgent need to safely decommission nuclear power plants, which are increasingly shutting down. The United States is facing a significant wave of nuclear plant closures for which it is unprepared. Most of the existing U.S. reactor fleet will inevitably close over the next two decades, as plants near the end of their operational lifespans...


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 2018-07-16  1h31m
 
 

Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing on the urgent need to safely decommission nuclear power plants, which are increasingly shutting down. The United States is facing a significant wave of nuclear plant closures for which it is unprepared. Most of the existing U.S. reactor fleet will inevitably close over the next two decades, as plants near the end of their operational lifespans...


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 2018-07-16  1h31m
 
 

The State of Germany’s Energy Transition


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) and the Embassy of Germany held a briefing showcasing how Germany has been successfully integrating renewable energy into its electrical grid and decoupling energy demand from economic growth. Indeed, Germany's energy policies have led to the creation of new, technologically advanced industries and the addition of about 350,000 jobs...


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 2018-06-08  1h34m
 
 

The State of Germany’s Energy Transition


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) and the Embassy of Germany held a briefing showcasing how Germany has been successfully integrating renewable energy into its electrical grid and decoupling energy demand from economic growth. Indeed, Germany's energy policies have led to the creation of new, technologically advanced industries and the addition of about 350,000 jobs...


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 2018-06-08  1h34m
 
 

Biogas as a Waste Management Solution


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) and the American Biogas Council (ABC) held a briefing about the numerous challenges posed by organic wastes—to human health, water and air quality, and to businesses that must manage these wastes—and how anaerobic digestion offers solutions to these pressing issues...


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 2018-05-23  1h27m
 
 

Biogas as a Waste Management Solution


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) and the American Biogas Council (ABC) held a briefing about the numerous challenges posed by organic wastes—to human health, water and air quality, and to businesses that must manage these wastes—and how anaerobic digestion offers solutions to these pressing issues...


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 2018-05-23  1h27m
 
 

Growing Jobs and Rural Economies: The Farm Bill’s Energy Title


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) and the Agriculture Energy Coalition held a briefing examining the outsized positive impact on rural America of the investments made through the Farm Bill's Energy Title and how to make its suite of innovative programs even stronger.


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 2018-04-04  1h19m
 
 

Growing Jobs and Rural Economies: The Farm Bill’s Energy Title


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) and the Agriculture Energy Coalition held a briefing examining the outsized positive impact on rural America of the investments made through the Farm Bill's Energy Title and how to make its suite of innovative programs even stronger.


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 2018-04-04  1h19m