Bonneville Power Administration
2011 Energy Efficiency Utility Summit
On May 10th and 11th Energy Efficiency Professionals from the Northwest gathered in Portland Oregon for the Annual Energy Efficiency Utility Summit. This event brought together regional experts in a variety of energy efficiency topics as well as national figures like Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber and Deputy Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Ron Sims. Bringing these individuals together creates an opportunity to benefit from the expertise of specialists, collaborate with peers, and work together to meet the challenges presented by creating a more energy efficient northwest.
The links below contain the power point presentations presented at the summit as Adobe PDF files. Please note, some of the files are larger than 1 MB and will take some time to download.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Keynote Presentation: Kris Mikkelsen, CEO Inland Power and Light
Keynote Presentation: Mike Weedall, Vice President BPA Energy Efficiency
Utility Use of Social Media:
Building the Future Commercial Efficiency Opportunity
Building Codes of Tomorrow
Collaborating with Agriculture Market Partners
How do You Compare to Your Neighbors?
Energy efficiency improvement loans
E3T Technology Assessment Pilots
Energy Smart Industrial
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Heat Pump Water Heaters: Fact or Fiction
Introducing EE Central
Constructing Relationships with the Local Building Department (this presentation does not have a pdf)
Emerging Lighting Technologies
The Business Case for Demand Response
Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency
Tacoma Power: Winner of the 2011 Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency
At the 2011 Energy Efficiency Utility Summit BPA awarded Tacoma Power with their inaugural Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency. Though there was a field of extremely deserving candidates, Tacoma stood out for the extremely rapid growth of their efficiency programs and the remarkable depth of their programs. This video highlights some of the amazing work Tacoma is doing to foster energy efficiency in their service territory. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aceuT9Wu_SA
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