Massachusetts Named Most Energy-Efficient State

11/11/2013 |

Massachusetts receives top marks in energy efficiency report.

Massachusetts is the most energy-efficient state, according to the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE).

The report says what contributed to Massachusetts’ number one spotwhich it has held for three years in a rowis its continued commitment to energy efficiency under its Green Communities Act.

The top five more energy-efficient states are:

  1. Massachusetts
  2. California
  3. New York
  4. Oregon
  5. Connecticut

States needing the most improvement in their energy-efficiency policies (starting with last place) are:

  1. North Dakota
  2. Wyoming
  3. South Dakota
  4. Mississippi
  5. Alaska

For more information, visit the ACEEE's State Energy Efficiency Scorecard.

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