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New Monthly DOE EIA Publication Reports U.S. Shale Drilling Productivity

In late October 2013, the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) announced that it would begin the monthly publication of a Drilling Productivity Report on U.S. shale oil and gas production.  The new DPR will provide information initially for … Continue reading

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DOE Re-Opens Period for Comments on Energy Code Compliance Methodology

As described in a recent post, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy requested information and assistance from the public related to its current methodology for assisting states in assessing energy code compliance.  Upon … Continue reading

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DOE Continues to Promote Alternative Financing Mechanisms

As indicated in a recent post on a specific Funding Opportunities Announcement, DOE’s Federal Energy Management Program (“FEMP”) continues to promote government agencies’ use of “alternative project financing mechanisms.”  These alternative project financing mechanisms should be particularly attractive to agencies … Continue reading

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Unusual Advance Notice of DOE Funding Opportunity for Renewable Energy Projects for Federal Facilities

The Department of Energy has released advance information on a funding opportunity expected in Fall 2013.  The program will provide direct funding for capital projects and other initiatives that increase energy efficiency and reliance on renewable energy sources.  Two types … Continue reading

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Federal Building Energy Efficiency Standards: DOE Kicks It Up a Notch – Footnote

As discussed in Federal Building Energy Efficiency Standards:  DOE Kicks It Up a Notch, the US Department of Energy (DOE) has designated American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Standard 90.1 as the baseline energy efficiency standard for … Continue reading

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