42 U.S. Code § 15832 - Energy efficiency public information initiative
(a) In general
The Secretary shall carry out a comprehensive national program, including advertising and media awareness, to inform consumers about—
(2) the benefits to consumers of reducing consumption of electricity, natural gas, and petroleum, particularly during peak use periods;
(3) the importance of low energy costs to economic growth and preserving manufacturing jobs in the United States; and
(4) practical, cost-effective measures that consumers can take to reduce consumption of electricity, natural gas, and gasoline, including—
The program carried out under subsection (a) shall—
(1) include collaborative efforts with State and local government officials and the private sector; and
Not later than July 1, 2009, the Secretary shall submit to Congress a report describing the effectiveness of the program under this section.
(d) Termination of authority
The program carried out under this section shall terminate on December 31, 2010.