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December 14, 2021

Higher wages in China increase consumer demand but have a limited effect on energy use

November 30, 2021

Warehouses were the most common U.S. commercial building type as of 2018

October 4, 2021

By 2018, LEDs had become the second-most common lighting in U.S. commercial buildings

April 28, 2021

EIA expects commercial energy use to grow more slowly than floorspace

December 3, 2020

Commercial buildings have gotten larger in the United States, with implications for energy

March 13, 2020

EIA projects air-conditioning energy use to grow faster than any other use in buildings

October 21, 2019

Global energy consumption driven by more electricity in residential, commercial buildings

February 13, 2019

Electricity intensity of U.S. homes and commercial buildings decreases in coming decades

May 17, 2018

Changing energy efficiency and fuel economy standards affects energy consumption

October 10, 2017

Buildings energy consumption in India is expected to increase faster than in other regions

October 2, 2017

U.S. federal government energy costs at lowest point since fiscal year 2004

May 18, 2017

Large commercial buildings are more likely to use lighting control strategies

February 7, 2017

EIA’s residential and commercial studies require significant data collection and analysis

October 5, 2016

Office buildings with data centers use significantly more electricity than other offices

September 16, 2016

Recent energy intensity decline in government buildings exceeds commercial sector average

February 3, 2016

Computer and technology use in education buildings continues to increase

December 16, 2015

Independent energy assessments confirm quality of EIA’s commercial buildings data

December 7, 2015

Energy use by federal agencies continues to decline

November 24, 2015

U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions up 1% in 2014 as buildings, transport energy use rises

October 26, 2015

Chinese policies aim to increase energy efficiency in buildings

May 8, 2015

Average size of new commercial buildings in United States continues to grow

May 6, 2015

EIA’s CBECS is the nation's only comprehensive survey of commercial buildings

February 4, 2015

Energy consumption by U.S. government at lowest level since at least 1975

August 1, 2014

Metal-based durables manufacturers are fueled by electricity and natural gas

December 18, 2012

Energy Perspectives: Industrial and transportation sectors lead energy use by sector

October 16, 2012

ENERGY STAR homes accounted for 26% of new construction in 2011

October 15, 2012

Adoption of ENERGY STAR equipment varies among appliances

August 23, 2012

Large hospitals tend to be energy-intensive

June 27, 2012

Extension and expansion of efficiency programs could reduce U.S. total energy usage

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