There are three big opportunities for the energy efficiency industry in 2013. Your participation in this Task Force meeting is critical.
We'll discuss potential changes to:
Cost Effectiveness Calculation: Does it include all the benefits to ratepayers and the utility? Including all the benefits would expand programs and the opportunity for new energy efficiency products.
Deemed Savings: Does deemed savings correlate with the true energy savings provided? More M&V and evaluation of energy efficiency projects would ensure quality work is being completed.
Fair Share for Businesses: Energy Efficiency Contractors, Distributors and Program Implementers, you likely have the industry expertise and know your customers. Do the utility programs support your businesses needs and those of your customers? If not, this is the opportunity to improve the programs.
A presentation by Greg Labbé in April 2014 on retrofitting vintage home for energy efficiency. He talked about basic building science, brick houses, movement of heat energy and moisture in and out of the house, air barrier and water barrier, house…