It's no news that the US-of-A is currently a vortex for all things climate and energy. But this is truly a gem: according to a new report from the stalwart genius crew Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, the DOE has missed all 34 congressional deadlines for setting energy efficiency standards for the 20 product categories with statutory deadlines that have passed.
The cost? $28 billion in missed energy savings by 2030. Ouch.