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San Francisco Most Energy-Efficient California City

San Francisco is the most energy-efficient city in the state, according to a new ranking by a national energy efficiency advocacy group, and ties with New York City for third-most efficient city nationwide. But the rest of California’s cities didn’t do so well in the ranking.

The  2013 City Energy Efficiency Scorecard, released this week by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), ranked Boston, Massachusetts and Portland, Oregon as the nation’s top two energy-efficient cities based on their achievements in energy efficiency in transportation, building codes, utilities, government operations, and similar areas.

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