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Cost of Saving Electricity Remains Low, ETA Study Finds

Energy savings programs offered by utilities — from residential lighting and appliance rebates to programs for small businesses — help ensure reliability on the grid at the most affordable cost, according to a study just released by the Electricity Markets & Policy Group at Berkeley Lab. The analysis found the average cost for U.S. utilities to save a kilowatt-hour is 2.5 cents. More>