Energy Efficiency

Chemistry enables a more sustainable future through energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies.

Energy Efficiency

Energy efficiency is one of the easiest and most cost-effective ways to reduce energy consumption and achieve savings in the residential, commercial and industrial sectors, and should be a part of America’s comprehensive domestic energy strategy, along with the development of unconventional energy sources such as shale gas and energy recovery.

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Energy Efficiency: What You Need to Know

Check out the latest news, videos and events on energy efficiency from America’s chemical industry.

U.S. manufacturers are working to produce energy-efficient appliances that meet the demands of consumers, offering enhanced product performance that reduces energy costs and CO₂ emissions in commercial and residential buildings.

BASF provides manufacturers with rigid polyurethane foam systems that improve the performance and efficiency of appliances such as refrigerators and freezers.

Better insulation means less energy has to be used for cooling. Rigid polyurethane foam is particularly adept at...

Feb 14, 2014

Energy efficiency is on the rise in America, thanks to recent legislative initiatives and the emergence of public and private partnerships that can help Americans reduce our collective energy footprint.

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ACC members make valuable contributions to our nation's portfolio of energy efficient innovations. Learn how chemistry makes it possible!

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