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A Modest Proposal: Integrated Demand-Side Programs Download 
Presents examples of programs that combine energy efficiency, demand response, and renewable energy to show the advantages of a unified and integrated program design.
1/31/2008
Addressing Climate Change Concerns at the Municipal Level Download 
Discusses how the City of Sunnyvale is actively measuring and managing its carbon footprint and how GHG emissions are serving as a performance metric for energy consumption.
1/31/2008
Addressing Climate Change Concerns at the Municipal Level (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
AEP Texas CitySmart Program: A Market Transformation Success Story for Local Governments Download 
Describes how the AEP Texas CitySmart pilot program is transforming the market for energy efficiency improvements in Texas cities.
1/29/2008
AEP Texas CitySmart Program: A Market Transformation Success Story for Local Governments (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Analyzing Program Results to Strategize for ETO's New Building Program Download 
Examines how the savings from completed projects from the Energy Trust New Buildings program are distributed throughout a range of building sizes
1/29/2008
Analyzing Program Results to Strategize for Future of Energy Trust New Buildings Program (paper) Download 
1/28/2008
Appropriate Approach for Calculating Avoided Emissions for Different Energy Projects & Program Types Download 
Identifies different project and program types based on their objectives, and suggest approaches for calculating avoided emissions that are appropriate to the program type and objectives.
1/31/2008
Are You Online With Your Target Audience? Reach Customers in a Digital Age Download 
Discusses different online campaigns WECC has used to promote its programs.
1/29/2008
Are You Online with Your Target Audience? Reach Customers in a Digital Age (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Are you Smarter Than a 1980s DSM Planner? (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Are Your Smarter Than a 1980s DSM Planner Download 
Discusses current methods and "best practices" employed in demand-side management or energy-efficiency resource planning including issues encountered during execution, and solutions to these issues.
1/31/2008
As the World of Commercial HVAC Turns Download 
Answers key questions about the HVAC commercial market
1/30/2008
As the World of Commercial HVAC Turns (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Attribution of Energy Savings in a Multi-Intervener Context Download 
Discusses what methods and/or approaches can be used to meet both policymakers and portfolio managers´ attribution needs.
1/30/2008
Attribution of Energy Savings in a Multi-intervenor Context (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Benchmarking, Comprehensive Resources, & Portfolio Management (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Best Practices of Energy Efficiency Portfolios: Findings from the National Best Practices Study Download 
Shares the results of recent findings from the National Energy Efficiency Best Practices study regarding Best Practices of Energy Efficiency Portfolios.
1/31/2008
Best Practices to Incorporate Water Heaters into Utilities' Energy Efficiency Programs Download 
Presents an overview of numerous programs sponsored by leading-edge cooperative, municipal and investor-owned utilities.
1/31/2008
Best Practices to Incorporate Water Heaters into Utilities' Energy Efficiency Programs (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Billing Analysis vs. Self-Reporting and Engineering Algorithms Download 
Describes the program evaluation planning risk analysis approach
1/30/2008
Billing Analysis vs. Self-Reporting and Engineering Algorithms (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Breaking Down the Barriers to Efficiency Improvements in the Rental Housing Market Download 
Discusses Midwest Energy's Pay-As-You-Save Program, an innovative program that reaches out to the landlord-tenant community and focuses on raising energy efficiency standards throughout a diverse region.
1/29/2008
Breaking Down the Barriers to Efficiency Improvements in the Rental Housing Market (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Building Customer Relationships: But Then Again, How Much "Relationship" Do Customers Really Want? Download 
Provides summary information that outlines business customer preferences for the type of relationship they want with their energy service provider and the implications of those preferences for the specific types of new service options in which they are likely to find value.
1/31/2008
Challenges in Corralling DSM Technologies & Data Needed for Assessing DSM Programs Download 
Shares common challenges in developing the data necessary to estimate DSM potential in a utility service territory or region, and key steps for making good choices.
1/29/2008
Challenges in Corralling DSM Technologies Data Needed for Assessing Your DSM Potential (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Changing Business Practices that Drive Energy Use in Hospitals, Grocery Stores & Comm. RE (paper) Download 
1/29/2008
Changing Business Practices that Drive Energy Use in Hospitals, Grocery Stores and Commercial RE Download 
Discusses the NEEA BetterBricks program and findings from the evaluation activities for the BetterBricks Hospitals Initiative, Grocery Initiative, and Real Estate Initiative.
1/29/2008
Conservation Potential Review 2007: A Beacon for the Future (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Creating a Total Value Proposition for an Energy-Efficient Technology Download 
Demonstrates how to apply a valuation framework developed at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory to an energy efficient technology.
1/30/2008
Creating a Total Value Proposition for an Energy-Efficient Technology (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Delivering Whole-Building Performance: Benchmarking, Comprehensive Resources & Portfolio Management Download 
Speaks to the growing national interest in clean energy, energy efficiency and climate change.
1/31/2008
Designing a Customer-focused C&I Demand Response Program Download 
Discusses KCP&L's experience, process and results when it asked those questions in preparation for its 2007 curtailment season.
1/29/2008
Designing a Customer-focused C&I Demand Response Program (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Designing and Launching a DSM Program for Business Customers Download 
Describes APS' unique approach and offer a model for other utilities or governmental organizations seeking to design and implement a DSM program.
1/30/2008
Designing and Launching a DSM Program for Business Customers (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Developing Marketing Comm. Strategies that Motivate Homeowners to Embrace EE Programs (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Developing Marketing Communications Strategies that Motivate Homeowners to Embrace EE Programs Download 
Discusses the marketing communications tactics that innovative program designers are implementing.
1/31/2008
Developing Upstream HVAC Programming in the Northeast Download 
Enables attendees to understand the drivers behind a decision to move upstream rather than continue to exclusively pursue end-use customers and HVAC contractors.
11/18/2009
Developing Upstream HVAC Programming in the Northeast (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Devising and Implementing a Successful Strategy to Increase Agricultural EE (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Devising and Implementing Successful Strategy to Increase Agriculture Energy Efficiency Download 
Provides practical results on the marketing, community outreach, and customer recruitment strategies that Global Energy Partners devised to achieve acceptance of the energy efficiency programs among agricultural producers
1/30/2008
Direct Mail that Gets Results Download 
Discusses how NSTAR Electric and National Grid launched innovative energy solutions by promoting new technologies for their residential customers, utilizing creative direct mail efforts.
1/31/2008
Direct Mail that Gets Results! (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Electric Personalities: A Segmentation of the Ontario Public Download 
Discusses the increased effectiveness of targeting programs and communications to specific segments of the public instead of using strategies aimed at the entire market area.
1/29/2008
Electric Personalities: A Segmentation of the Ontario Public (paper) Download 
1/29/2008
Energy Drill! Unique Demand Response in Schools Download 
Discusses Energy Drill, an innovative demand-response program modeled after fire drills.
1/29/2008
Energy Drill!! Unique Demand Response in Schools (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Energy Efficiency from the CEO Perspective Download 
1/29/2008
Energy Efficiency from the CEO's Perspective (paper) Download 
1/29/2008
Energy Efficiency Showcase of Homes Download 
Describes a residential energy efficiency "makeover" program, and share the results and lessons learned. Starting in July 2006, six homes in the Chicagoland area underwent comprehensive energy-saving overhauls as part of ComEd's CARE Energy Efficiency Showcase program.
1/31/2008
Energy Efficiency Showcase of Homes (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Enhancing Price Response Programs Through Auto-DR: CA's 2007 Implementation Experience (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Evaluating Annual National Gas Savings from Customer Projects: A Balancing Act (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Evaluating Annual Natural Gas Savings from Custom Projects: A Balancing Act Download 
Describes some issues in assessing results from custom natural gas energy efficiency projects with large industrial customers.
1/30/2008
Findings from the National Best Practices Study (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Framing the Audience: Describing Households that Invest in Energy Efficiency Download 
Describes how the two home energy audits drive program participation, and demonstrates what can be done with the information given by audit participants.
1/29/2008
Framing the Audience: Describing Households that Invest in Energy Efficiency (paper) Download 
1/28/2008
Getting Closer to Your Customer: Using Online Surveys Download 
Discusses how online survey panels provide a quick, cost-effective alternative to traditional means for obtaining customer feedback.
1/29/2008
Getting Closer to your Customers: Using Online Surveys (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Getting the Most out of ENERGY STAR on Campus and the SUNY Fredonia Approach (paper) Download 
1/28/2008
Getting the Most out of the ENERGY STAR on Campus and the SUNY Fredonia Approach Download 
Discusses what needs to be done to ensure campuses achieve maximum benefits from ENERGY STAR equipment used on campus and what else should be done for a campus-wide plug-load efficiency policy.
1/29/2008
Getting to Yes: Innovative Marketing Strategies to Increase the DSM Participation Download 
Discusses the three types of P2P marketing and the three essential elements for a successful campaign.
1/31/2008
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR: A Comparison of Implementation Strategies Download 
Provides attendees with the "best practices" and "lessons learned" from program sponsors currently implementing this innovative program in more than 20 states.
1/30/2008
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR: A Comparison of Implementation Strategies (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
How the Utilities in TX Quantify Demand Reduction Impacts of AC EE Programs (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
How the Utilities in TX Quantify the Demand Reduction Impacts of Air Conditioning EE Programs Download 
Discusses how demand impacts from air conditioning efficiency measures have been estimated for use in the energy efficiency programs administered by the investor-owned electric utilities in Texas.
1/30/2008
Innovative Marketing Strategies to Increase DSM Program Participation (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Innovative Solar Solutions: Progress Energy Florida's Renewable Energy Program Download 
Discusses of the integration of classic demand side management strategies with renewable or innovative technologies.
1/31/2008
Insights into Exemplary Marketing Practices to Increase EE Program Participation (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Insights into Exemplary Marketing Practices to Increase Energy Efficiency Program Participation Download 
Provides insights into effective energy efficiency program marketing strategies that could be deployed by a regional power provider to increase the uptake of program offerings.
1/31/2008
Integrating Evaluability Assessment into the Program Planning, Impl.& Eval. Process (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Integrating Evaluability Assessment into the Program Planning, Implementation & Evaluation Process Download 
Discusses the development and application of the Evaluability Assessment approach to program evaluation and implementation.
1/29/2008
LEDs: Getting to What's Real Download 
Helps the audience understand LED lighting technology and where it may be ready to fit into demand-side management programs.
1/30/2008
LEDs: Getting to What's Real (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Lessons from Successful QA and QC Download 
Shares observations, issues, new best practices, and lessons learned from implementing QAQC programs.
1/29/2008
Lessons from Successful QA and QC (paper) Download 
11/22/2009
LIPA's Commercial Construction Incentives for Green Buildings Download 
Discusses how LIPA adopted a Green Building incentives program and compares other incentive programs from around the country.
1/29/2008
LIPA's Commercial Construction Incentives for Green Buildings (paper) Download 
1/28/2008
Logic Models and Program Theory for Today's "Big and Bold" Energy Initiatives (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Logic Models and Program Theory for Today's 'Big and Bold' Energy Initiatives Download 
Looks at how logic models are being used in North America to understand how programs operate, as well as their importance in program design, roll-out, ability to meet goals and the evaluation of these goals and program objectives.
1/29/2008
Mapping the Paradigm Shift in Energy Services (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Mapping the Paradigm Shift in Energy Services: Case Studies from Leading States Download 
Documents the leading edge of efficiency policy and practice by providing case studies on states that are generating major new commitments to energy efficiency in the utility sector.
1/30/2008
Marketing EE to Small and Mid-sized Commercial Customers Using Web-based Tools Download 
Discusses the innovative ways efficiency can be marketed to and implemented for small- to mid-sized commercial customers utilizing a simplified, participation-oriented web-based tool, and innovative outreach.
1/29/2008
Measuring Efficiency Achievement in High Performance Homes Download 
Demonstrates the actual energy performance of standard construction, ENERGY STAR, and Guaranteed Performance homes in the Phoenix area.
1/29/2008
Measuring Efficiency Achievement in High Performance Homes (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Micro Combined Heat and Power: An Analysis of the Climate Energy Freewatt System (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Moving the Food Service Market in Oregon Download 
Covers the experiences, challenges and successes of a strategic comprehensive marketing strategy and product offering in acquiring cost-effective kilowatt hour and therm savings from the foodservice sector by Energy Trust's program for existing commercial buildings.
1/30/2008
Moving the Foodservice Market in Oregon Download 
1/31/2008
National Energy Efficiency Benchmarking Study for Residential Air Conditioning Download 
Presents high level findings from Quantec's multi-client, nationwide study on the impact of residential central air conditioner programs.
1/30/2008
National Energy Efficiency Benchmarking Study for Residential Air Conditioning (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Nevada Pulls Smooth Moves in Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Programs Download 
Discusses how Sierra Pacific Power and Nevada Power realized extraordinary program results by working through nontraditional channels to promote CFL sales and provide wider energy efficiency education.
1/30/2009
Nevada Pulls Smooth Moves in Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Programs (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Non-Traditional Utility Pricing and Demand Response Actions Download 
Discusses innovative applications of demand response and pricing in utility programs.
1/29/2008
Non-traditional Utility Pricing and Demand Response Actions (paper) Download 
1/28/2008
Occupant Energy Index: Understanding How Occupant Behavior Impacts Energy Use Download 
Examines the impact of using real past weather data as compared to using the 30 year average data on the electrical demand and energy use of a home.
1/30/2008
Occupant Energy Index: Understanding how Occupant Behavior Impacts Energy Use (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Peeling Back the Onion of National Grid's Small Business Energy Efficiency Program (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles and Environmentally Beneficial Load Building Download 
Addresses several emerging topics that will have significant impact on the future of the electricity industry's regulation.
1/31/2008
Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles and Environmentally Beneficial Load Building (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Progress Energy Florida's Renewable Energy Programs (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Reaping Benefits of an Agressive Guest Room Energy Management Program Download 
Describes an innovative approach to producing significant energy savings in small hotels/motels.
1/31/2008
Reaping Benefits of an Agressive Guest Room Energy Management Program (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Recent EM&V Protocols: Pointless, Practical or Perfect? (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Recent EM&V Protocols: Pointless, Practical, or Perfect? Download 
Discusses what it means to have a common approach to evaluation, measurement and verification?
1/31/2008
Reducing the Risk: Key Parameters When Planning Cost-Effective DSM Programs Download 
Discusses the key parameters to consider for program planning, design and implementation for cost effectiveness analysis.
1/31/2008
Reducing the Risk: Key Parameters When Planning Cost-Effective DSM Programs (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Renewable Energy Credits Download 
Gives an overview of Renewable Energy Credits and carbon credits and how they are being used in today's market.
1/31/2008
Results of the Grid-Friendly Appliance Project Download 
Discusses the Pacific Northwest GridWise™ Project funded by the U.S. Department of Energy and others.
1/30/2008
Results of the Grid-Friendly Appliance Project (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Selecting an Appropriate Approach for Calculating Avoided Emissions for Diff. EE Projects (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
The American Consumer Mindset on Utilities, Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Download 
Gives strong range of information and take-away ideas that they can immediately apply to their energy conservation marketing programs . . . ideas that are on-target with addressing key consumer energy issues.
1/31/2008
The American Consumer Mindset on Utilities, Energy Efficiency and Sustainability (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
The Benefits of a Targeted Prescriptive Approach to Compressrd Air Technologies Download 
Shows how a targeted approach to compressed air in an industrial energy efficiency program produced superior results.
1/30/2008
The Benefits of a Targeted, Prescriptive Approach to Compressed Air Technologies (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
The Cambridge Energy Alliance: Using Private Funds for Mass DSM Program Implementation Download 
Discusses the Cambridge Energy Alliance, a first-of-its-kind attempt to leverage private funding to implement large-scale, cross-sector energy efficiency, demand response, and renewable energy.
1/31/2008
The Cambridge Energy Alliance: Using Private Funds for Mass DSM Program Implementation (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
The Carbon Question: Answering with Technology-Driven Emissions Measurement (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
The Cost of New Jersey's Solar PV Transition Download 
Presents the methodology and results of a detailed scenario-based analysis that examined the potential ratepayer impacts of various proposed market scenarios.
1/31/2008
The Evolution of Demand Response and Why it Matters to Utilities Developing Load Control Capability Download 
Identifies major differences in how utilities develop their demand response capability, and explain how various approaches fit with alternative resource planning and DSM strategies.
1/30/2008
The Evolution of DR & Why it Matters to Utilities Developing Load Control Capability (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
The Five Phases of an Effective Demand Response Program Download 
Outlines program design development that can maximize demand response benefits and participation, including advanced notification, number of call hours, penalty and performance structures, and baseline methodology.
1/31/2008
The Five Phases of an Effective Demand Response Program (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
The Load-impact Estimation and Cost-effectiveness Protocol Rulemaking in California (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
The New England Forward Capacity Market and Other Initiatives Download 
Discusses the Forward Capacity Market, a wholesale market designed by the six New England states and industry stakeholders to promote investment in supply and demand resources.
1/29/2008
The New England Forward Capacity Market and Other Initiatives (paper) Download 
1/29/2008
Total Energy and Emissions Perspective for Utility Energy Efficiency Initiatives Download 
Discusses ways to minimize climate impacts from space heating equipment choice; encourage discussion for energy efficiency policy makers, and present a format for analysis that can be used where different space conditioning parameters are involved.
1/31/2008
Total Energy and Emissions Perspective for Utility Energy Efficiency Initiatives (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Understanding Public Opinion About Climate Change for EE Programs & Customer Communications Download 
Discusses how to frame communications on issues related to climate change for residential customers.
1/29/2008
Understanding Public Opinion about Climate Change for EE Programs & Utility Comm. (paper) Download 
1/29/2008
Using a Public Affairs Approach to Engage Consumers and Mobilize Partners Toward EE Download 
Outlines how a public affairs campaign approach, capitalizing on public interest in energy and global warming, can effectively mobilize third party media and industry partners and ultimately engage consumers with residential energy efficiency programs.
1/31/2008
Using a Public Affairs Approach to Engage Consumers and Mobilize Partners toward EE (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Using Market Channels to Deliver Energy Savings Download 
Offers examples of how WECC has engaged market providers to gain a greater understanding of their business practices and to develop a program that works in partnership with the market.
1/30/2008
Using Market Channels to Deliver Energy Savings (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Using Risk Analysis to Get the Biggest Bang for Your Buck Download 
Describes NYSERDA's approach to risk analysis including the process and analytic techniques, results, lessons learned, and utility of the outcomes.
1/30/2008
Using Risk Analysis to get the Biggest Bang for your Buck (paper) Download 
1/30/2008
Who Is, and Who Should Be Promoting Energy Efficiency in Today's Environment? Download 
Looks at the proliferation of other businesses that are promoting energy efficiency and the environment and work to determine if the messages are the same, if they are confusing customers, how electric utilities can remain in the forefront of the energy efficiency discussion, and whether they should be.
1/31/2008
Who is, and Who Should be, Promoting Energy Efficiency in Today's Environment (paper) Download 
1/31/2008
Will Advances in Energy Communication Create a Significant Resource Strategy? Download 
Highlights key considerations with regard to developing integrated resource plans using smart meters and time-based pricing.
1/30/2008
Will Advances in Energy Communication Create a Significant Resource Strategy? (paper) Download 
1/30/2008