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Eric Mackres @emackres Washington, DC

Urban planning, energy efficiency, clean economic development, city data. Data & Urban Efficiency Manager at @WRIRossCities & @WorldResources. Views my own.

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Joined Twitter 5/9/10


Tamil Nadu’s Seasonal Swings in Water Stress: A State with Too Much and Too Little | New #mapofthemonth from… https://t.co/mVWjlc48K4
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11/1
2019
#ZeroCarbonBuildings bring together cost-effective and technically achievable solutions like energy efficiency and… https://t.co/1f8hJt0foY
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9/18
2019
Stephen Ross, we ask that you use your position of power and access to stand up to Trump and his white supremacy, m… https://t.co/Ke0lIrmpJ1
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8/8
2019
New Nature paper out today https://t.co/oAF7nep6ur states very clearly what is needed if governments are serious a… https://t.co/qivKs0AEat
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7/4
2019
Chennai's 4 main reservoirs are virtually dry. How does a flood-prone city run out of water? @WRIIndia's… https://t.co/YV6higIsoo
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6/26
2019
Thank you @JuanitaWorldGBC for your leadership in the Americas and delivering our Cities Climate Action Project sup… https://t.co/i4PbkL9uYm
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5/17
2019
The 3 steps to thriving, zero-carbon #cities, from our experts Emma Stewart & @emackres for @greenbiz: https://t.co/avrBuXecx8
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4/15
2019
#Mapping the Impacts of Urban Growth: Outward vs. Upward in São Paulo and Addis Ababa | New blog from… https://t.co/UaVsld25SJ
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4/8
2019
1.1 billion people lack access to electric #cooling. The Million Cool Roofs Challenge tries to close this gap by ac… https://t.co/SbInvSxYmh
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3/21
2019
Hoy en el evento de lanzamiento del Acelerador de Eficiencia Energética en Edificaciones en el Estado de Campeche.… https://t.co/uaSipvlz3K
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3/8
2019
As a new Building Efficiency Accelerator deep dive city, #Eskisehir becomes Turkish leader on #EnergyEfficiency:… https://t.co/JUpQT5PGMH
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2/15
2019
@nagpursmartcity CEO Dr. R. Sonawane at the BEA kick-off in Nagpur- "let's not work in silos anymore, energy effici… https://t.co/aG34IUhwo4
Retweeted by Eric MackresWhat do Afghanistan, Bhutan and Nepal have in common? All 3 countries dramatically improved their rural areas' elec… https://t.co/5d0jSXLbeT
2/8
2019
To bolster their fight against #climatechange, #cities need to focus on 3 things: 1. Optimize 2. Electrify 3. Dec… https://t.co/9AVmY0SBX3
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2/4
2019
Making good on our climate and affordability goals for energy is going to take these kinds of data-driven accountab… https://t.co/z8KZNinki2
1/29
2019
Nice study providing insights on energy and money saving opportunities in Bangalore. https://t.co/XhFgE0mmpU
1/24
2018
Nice to see progressive, reasonable solutions for #affordablehousing and #equity getting attention. Minneapolis, T… https://t.co/TSnmoJboIH
12/13
2018
Big changes can start small, then catalyze tremendous impact. The #WRIRossPrize for Cities 5 finalists have inspire… https://t.co/UKpjmdAgWm
12/12
2018
This week, @xcelenergy committed to 100% #cleanenergy by 2050 - making it the first major U.S. utility to do so.… https://t.co/pwnQEdejSy
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12/8
2018
$95 trillion will be spent on #infrastructure over the next 15 years. Investing in #FutureProofBuildings is an easy… https://t.co/39RyQUSSgC
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12/7
2018
Brian Dean @IEA shares highlights of new analysis of country NDCs: only about half of building emissions covered by… https://t.co/86o8ZnE7d0
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12/6
2018
En lanzamiento del Programa, Aceleradora de Eficiencia Energética, BEA, presiden, Luis Carlos Romo, Titular de CED… https://t.co/HAIHvmXuLd
Retweeted by Eric MackresSonora State, Mexico announces new collaboration with the Building Efficiency Accelerator, pledging commitment to… https://t.co/bgEPgRvJD4
12/4
2018
Juanita Álvarez, @WorldGBC introducing plans for #buildingefficiency policy in Latin America supported by… https://t.co/qytOulMMdZ @Bancolombia: #construccion companies in #Bogotá now prioritizing #buildingefficiency because it is no longer more… https://t.co/ioPbfJdnFNFinance, regulation and voluntary certification can work together for #buildingefficiency. Need transparency and in… https://t.co/UzOaXjbFNIPrivileged to be with #buildingefficiency leaders and innovators in #Bogota today. #Cities leading for more… https://t.co/E7muD0szJc
12/3
2018
Here’s a look at 3 affordable, available & transformative #technologies that help bring #buildingefficiency within… https://t.co/8RiFpFyTjo
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11/29
2018
#energyefficiency #sustainable #finance #buildingefficiency #climatefinance #CleanEnergyAshok Sarkar, @WBG_Energy: @EESL_India installed 6 million LED street lights in 3 years with Super ESCO model, a wo… https://t.co/cTJ2A6fI1a
10/31
2018
Let’s spend money putting people to work on efficiency instead of importing fuel or paying for waste. @ieahttps://t.co/xkENMYJRLW
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10/26
2018
What @cristinagamboa the CEO of @cccsColumbiagbc has done for Bogata and the rest of the world is nothing short of… https://t.co/WPLb0KVi1i
Retweeted by Eric MackresThrough its actions as a Building Efficiency Accelerator deep dive city, #Bogotá will see a 25% reduction in #waterhttps://t.co/epxjaahm2c
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10/4
2018
Ed Mazria, @Arch2030: existing #buildingefficiency #energycode is good enough now to get us to #netzero. Let's Just… https://t.co/Y0bn4OCNnZ
9/14
2018
@rmchase shares lessons from @Zipcar and #newmobility to build a global movement on #buildingefficiency: Tailor mes… https://t.co/6CcNyOiz12At @USGBC event, @Oakland @Berkeley say understanding impacts and #cobenefits to prioritize #ClimateAction s is too… https://t.co/gcz2cSs09n @MulagoFound's Kevin Starr: 4 critical questions in sustainable #cleantech investments: 1) is it needed? 2) does it… https://t.co/1fIP0t12NC
9/13
2018
@johnpodesta: USA & India collaboration on #ClimateAction has resulted in progress not imagined 10 years ago.… https://t.co/HQnQr14NvRActing on the #efficiency #AffordableHousing connection: https://t.co/J2SYVhYP6V https://t.co/dZc2RbBVHi
9/12
2018
#Buildings (& transport) matter most for people's health & #ClimateAction, says Emma Stewart @WRIRossCities.… https://t.co/nuh8vVxWnM @SEforALLorg @IEA @ClayNesler @ToSaveEnergy https://t.co/JbEmW1Zlu3 @AmoryLovins, @RockyMtnInst: right steps, right order for #buildings. More affordable, more comfortable, ~90-10% e… https://t.co/XCjLY4acTrAndrew McAllister, Cal Energy Commission: #Buildings are key platform for #climate action, #resilience and quality… https://t.co/NYndVxzQcmJoin @WorldResources Emma Stewart & @AndrewSteerWRI TOMORROW at Carbon Smart Building Day, a conference for… https://t.co/8KXujBDnUJ
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9/11
2018
Robust antitrust action ≠ bearded hipsters. Amazon’s Antitrust Antagonist Has a Breakthrough Idea https://t.co/ppfDC9MMyl
9/8
2018
Why energy efficiency is essential to keep affordable housing affordable https://t.co/HXvEH2o2L5 @emackres / Catal… https://t.co/pYnBuKtF8t
Retweeted by Eric MackresIn Bangladesh, @grameenshakti piloted a #solar home system program. The gov has since created 115,000 jobs in sales… https://t.co/hWK1PC03B2
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9/6
2018
To #GreeningYourBusRide Shenzhen replaced last oil bus in June 2017. Three solutions: finance lease, separate bus… https://t.co/yF8xCrnfpz
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8/28
2018
Wow. They just keep stooping lower. And these talking points are bizarre! How the Koch Brothers Are Killing Public… https://t.co/P2od7T6dpL
6/19
2018
Are you working on an urban project that has transformed your neighborhood or city’s economic vitality, resilience,… https://t.co/FgCYiGvjc2
6/18
2018
Dr. Andrew Steer @WorldResources talks about creating a green building revolution at @CaGBC @WorldGBC congress: we… https://t.co/8dYZTZ7wxI
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6/6
2018
A First Step Down the Road to #Zero-Carbon Buildings in India | @malaviyasumedha @WRIIndia @WRICitiesIndiahttps://t.co/hakTo7WyfI
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5/14
2018
@cgamboaCCCS: Colombia's first implementable #building #energyefficiency code in #Bogotá reducing #GHG emissions by… https://t.co/XzjDthx7nbSnjezana Glumac, City of Belgrade, (even without electricity for audio!) shares social impact of school #efficiencyhttps://t.co/rRXLOePnul @ClayNesler: The floor space of Paris is built every 5 DAYS on Earth! Four cities at #SEforALLforum talk about how… https://t.co/cGXBawO5vz
5/3
2018
1/3 of the world’s energy is consumed by buildings but the majority are deeply inefficient. Join the Building Effic… https://t.co/7fGbOghYLr
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5/1
2018
2-4 de mayo tendrá lugar el @SEforALLorg en Lisboa, Portugal. Estaré en compañía de @PiliRpoMesa del AMVA, para tra… https://t.co/yuOEarynia
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4/27
2018
Excited for today's launch of @resource_watch, a dynamic new platform that provides trusted & timely data for a sus… https://t.co/8uSbY20zHj
4/11
2018
Congratulations to @Bogota and @CCCSColombiaGBC on this big step forward! https://t.co/oTcg9FTOnj
3/23
2017
Curious about how #energyeffiency can help improve #health? Check out the first part of @ACEEEdc’s three-part video… https://t.co/ZwceVRs4Hw
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12/15
2017
I just donated to @EmeraldCities to support their groundbreaking solutions combining equity and environment for com… https://t.co/Fqqhc1WESG
11/28
2017
1 day until #GivingTuesday! Use your #CyberMonday savings to make a real impact https://t.co/Bew57UedXl https://t.co/YK7p56XjKS
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11/27
2017
Did somebody say ... building efficiency?! @emackres @dkweyl @JenniferLayke https://t.co/uqHe4rrjGj
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11/16
2017
Exciting progress and lessons for elsewhere: India’s LED Lighting Story https://t.co/2JcdkRQGUu @PrayasEnergy @WRIEnergy @WRICitiesIndia
11/15
2017
Rare #energyefficiency op-ed spotted on NYT homepage #SaveEnergyStar https://t.co/2xnnrEqZ2r @tmsobs @NRDCEnergy c… https://t.co/jWJxOBwc06
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11/7
2017
@cwhelm @pramukta @SeanGorman looking forward to your building heights session tomorrow at @sotmus! #OpenStreetMap @DigitalGlobe #sotmus
10/19
2017
It's #EnergyEfficiency Day! Support the mission to save #energy, money, & protect the planet. #EEDay2017https://t.co/VIOIK4y5q4
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10/5
2017
NEW: 70% of Tanzania's population doesn't have access to electricity - #minigrids are a promising new option… https://t.co/EeIvlW5BZE
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10/4
2017
I want buildings that help us win the fight against #climatechange. #WGBW2017 #OurHeroIsZerohttps://t.co/a7sb5uB3p4
9/25
2017
NEW REPORT: How can #energy access for all benefit the #economy and the environment? #citiesforallhttps://t.co/vCuoZ9HG7A
Retweeted by Eric MackresUsing the best available household appliances can reduce #energy costs by 40 to 50% #citiesforall https://t.co/Lx6maTkRV6 @WRIcities
9/7
2017
Why is #ECBC 2017 an imp reg? Can we make it work? Our 2nd blog explores these and more @WRIIndia @dkweyl @emackres https://t.co/3ZJe8YrOHu
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9/1
2017
White supremacists are attacking a feature of democracy itself: the public square https://t.co/CJ1EX9C0Q4 https://t.co/EDMIQmuTtZ
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8/14
2017
Mayor @EnriquePenalosa has committed to #buildingefficiency action https://t.co/1uzc2gLfGS @CCCSColombiaGBChttps://t.co/xNmbcovt1z
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8/10
2017
A small change in standards & labeling would have huge global benefit https://t.co/C3QCM5j8Uw via @nytimes https://t.co/ARj74SnRUV
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7/14
2017
A Noose at the Smithsonian Brings History Back to Life https://t.co/HL0kM5p4YR
6/24
2017
Interview with @emackres from @WRIcities :Five key factors for attracting investments in #energyefficiencyhttps://t.co/InOGJcMsMP
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6/21
2017
#NewsFromNITI: Maharashtra becomes 1st state to make LEDs mandatory in all new buildings,under the Energy Conservat… https://t.co/x1lzef7OO9
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6/14
2017
in the developing world, it is mainly housing that kills people, not disasters. https://t.co/qIAALTZn2l via @WBG_Cities
5/25
2017
Voices of Efficiency: Dinh Quang Cuong, Amit Prothi and Da Nang’s Plans for a Resilient, Efficient Econ https://t.co/mEB4QgWQqB @WRIcities
5/22
2017
How to Attract Private Investment to Energy-Efficient Buildings? Follow the 5 “S’s” https://t.co/Ka9wMjlSYs
5/18
2017
. @AndrewSteerWRI speaks at #EEGlobal on the need for #energyefficiency to enable energy access @WorldResources https://t.co/5AhwoZlz04
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5/10
2017
#Coal is Big. #Solar’s Bigger. But #EnergyEfficiency is the Biggest. By @ACEEEdc #EnergyJobs https://t.co/ILdLroIBvX https://t.co/qgpMWLf8Hx
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5/7
2017
Thanks @tmullergarcia! 28 cities now partnering on building efficiency https://t.co/gZUIZmWzKs @emackres @dkweyl https://t.co/ExB04x7TTX
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4/6
2017
Our new partner cities https://t.co/sPYUzPObZf 🏘️Kisii, Kenya 🏘️Merida, Mexico 🏘️Nairobi, Kenya 🏘️Pasig, Philippine… https://t.co/XcYoD1MzL9
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4/5
2017
City stakeholders identifying efficiency priorities is a good way to get their buy in. @malaviyasumedha @WRIEnergyhttps://t.co/iE3t8tLhmQ
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3/24
2017
@ENERGYSTAR is a model for voluntary #energyefficiency action and a great example of USA leadership in the world. #ENERGYSTARworks
3/17
2017
Monterrey tendrá el primer edificio 'cero energía' de América Latina https://t.co/DjHoY7ewTw via @RevistaObras @WRIMexico
2/9
2017
#Bogotá shares leadership journey w. #BuildingEfficiencyAccelerator https://t.co/5mNseZPH8B. Partner @ICLEI for… https://t.co/6f6ywHVEI7
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2/2
2017
@POTUS If you want a stronger US economy, why stop good policy to promote greater energy efficiency? https://t.co/8uYJl6QfLk
1/23
2017
#stw17 - Story 1 of 6 - What to Watch: Infrastructure - Grey or Green? https://t.co/GbCWR7gAIg
Retweeted by Eric MackresWhat are the key stories to watch in 2017? What trends will continue? What policies are under threat? #STW17https://t.co/VID2cVtqCO
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1/11
2016
@AndrewSteerWRI introduces @c40cities mayors: Sustainable finance is imperative by 2020. #cities4climate @WRIcitieshttps://t.co/JCEXOPF5rr @AndrewSteerWRI at @c40cities #cities4climate leading mayor's panel on Deadline 2020 report. @WRIcities https://t.co/RGc5TtMt1v
12/1
2016
#Climatechange and #cities: It's not too late to bring #greenbuildings in policy making https://t.co/6qVdgM2Mxm (via @firstpost)
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11/24
2016
Great discussion among Rajkot residents and #BuildingsEfficiency experts on prioritising city actions.… https://t.co/N2wR4qBf0B
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11/18
2016
Improving building efficiency: A tale of 4 cities @WRIEnergy @emackres @dkweyl https://t.co/ML6N9ymsFC https://t.co/Ok7ujUSqwq
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11/14
2016
NEW blog post: Improving Building Efficiency: A Tale of 4 Cities https://t.co/C7noV9jgCU #COP22 @emackres @dkweyl @WRIcities
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11/10
2016
.@emackres "Verimli binalara sahip olmak için yerelde harekete geçerek kentlerimize ekonomik&çevresel&sosyal faydalar sağlayabiliriz."
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10/27
2016
Building codes could offset CO2 from 245 coal plants — study https://t.co/237RU3Ws7r @dkweyl @emackres @WRIcities @Christa_Mars
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10/20
2016

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