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The Engineers Joint Contract Documents Committee has published a revised edition of its standard Payment Bond form. The new form, EJCDC C-615(A), is intended to be used on an interim basis as a substitute for EJCDC's standard payment bond form, EJCDC C-615, pending a full review and re-issuance of the standard form.

07/01/2008


The Engineers Joint Contract Documents Committee has published a revised edition of its standard Payment Bond form. The new form, EJCDC C-615(A), is intended to be used on an interim basis as a substitute for EJCDC's standard payment bond form, EJCDC C-615, pending a full review and re-issuance of the standard form. For more information, go to www.nspe.org .

A report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, “The Size of the U.S. Energy Efficiency Market: Generating a More Complete Picture,” concludes that although efficiency is a proven resource, it remains underdeveloped. The evidence suggests that efficiency can make an even larger contribution toward stabilizing energy prices and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. For more information, go to www.aceee.org .

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