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Aug 21, 2014

Spark: Deep Energy Retrofits Gain Momentum


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RMI Spark, the eNewsletter of Rocky Mountain Institute

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Featured Blog Posts

Lessons from the 102nd Floor: Deep Energy Retrofits Gain Momentum

Would You Rather Own or Lease Your Rooftop Solar?

Native Power: Job Growth through Green Technologies



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RMI In The News

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Inside Energy: Solar
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RMI Update

RMI & NEEA Showcase Deep Energy Retrofits In New Report

On behalf of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Association (NEEA), Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NCI) and Rocky Mountain Institute conducted an evaluation for NEEA's retrofit demonstration projects to determine how well these buildings are meeting objectives. Download PDF.


The Storage Necessity Myth

Amory Lovins shares how solar is now growing faster than cellphones, and debunks the myth that for a reliable electricity supply, baseload-power or bulk storage is needed to counteract high percentages of electricity from renewables.Watch now. 

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What You're Saying

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