"NEEP exemplifies what we are all taught as children - when we work together, we get things done. NEEP is getting a lot done, and the region is a better place today - and will be even stronger in the future - becasuse of the energy efficiency advances we push forward as a collaborative, dynamic organization."
Ron Araujo - Connecticut Light & Power
Our Mission & Vision
NEEP was founded in 1996 as a non-profit whose mission is to serve the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic to accelerate energy efficiency in the building sector through public policy, program strategies and education. Our vision is that the region will fully embrace energy efficiency as a cornerstone of sustainable energy policy to help achieve a cleaner environment and a more reliable and affordable energy system.
How We Do It
- Speed Adoption of High Efficiency Products - Accelerate the adoption of high-efficiency, quality consumer and business sector lighting solutions, electronics and appliances that reduce total home and building energy use and peak demand.
- Reduce Energy Use in Buildings - Make possible a future in which all homes and buildings are zero net energy, through incremental yet aggressive improvements to building energy policies and programs.
- Advance Knowledge and Best Practices - Promote knowledge and the use best practices that support the expansion, implementation and evaluation of policies and programs to increase and accelerate energy efficiency.
- Make Efficiency Visible - Position the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic region as the national leader for efficiency as a critical and tangible resource to support environmental sustainability, a robust economy, and a reliable and affordable energy system.