How Utilities Can Unlock the Full Potential of Residential Demand Response

More and more, utilities are choosing demand response (DR) as a way to balance grid operations, lower energy prices for consumers, and integrate renewable resources like solar power. Utilities have traditionally relied on large commercial customers to achieve those results. Yet residential customers represent a huge, untapped DR resource. The … [Read more...]

Why Utility Cost-Effectiveness Tests Undermine EE

Lisa Cohn of interviews Kara Saul-Rinaldi, executive director, National Home Performance Council about why certain utility cost-effectiveness tests are more accurate – and why certain tests undermine the implementation of EE programs. Why Utility Cost-Effectiveness Tests Undermine EE] … [Read more...]