Unlocking the Power of Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Fact Sheet
December 11, 2008

Energy efficiency is the fastest, cheapest, and cleanest energy resource we have. Efficiency is not conservation or deprivation; it is getting what you want for less. Efficiency saves consumers and businesses money on their energy bills, reduces global warming pollution, and keeps American energy dollars here. America has the largest efficiency reserves in the world, and buildings are our largest source of efficiency that is just waiting to be tapped.