Workshop March 8th: Natural Gas Vehicle Research Roadmap Draft Presentation

The CEC is holding a public workshop on March 8th to present a draft of the Natural Gas Vehicle Research Roadmap. This roadmap details the strategic research, development, demonstration, and deployment needed to enhance the viability of the natural gas vehicle market in California. For more information, click here.

NEEP Report Explores How ICT Enables Deeper EM&V

Carrying out Evaluation, Measurement and Verification (EM&V) efficiently can be a challenge. A new EM&V report from the Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP) explores how information and communications technology developments are enhancing EM&V options. Click here to read more.

Webinar 3/10: Opower’s new Agile EE

Interested in new technologies to optimize demand side management (DSM)? Opower and SDG&E’s Supervisor of Residential Programs will discuss the latest energy efficiency and demand response opportunities and reporting tools available through Opower’s new Agile EE in a March 10th webinar. Click here to learn more and/or register. For more on the new Agile EE system, click…

CEC kicks off AB 865 EmPower California: Workshop 2/26

The CEC will be holding the first Empower California workshop on February 26th at 9am to kick off AB 865, also known as the EmPower California Act, which will boost job creation and business opportunities for minorities, women, LGBT and disabled veteran-owned businesses in the energy industry. Implementation will include establishing an outreach plan to increase participation of diverse…

Energy Efficiency Coordinating Committee Meetings for Commercial and Residential Sectors, 2/22-2/23

The Energy Efficiency “Coordinating Committee” (authorized by CPUC Decision 15-10-028) will be hosting the second EE Coordinating Committee meeting and first commercial and residential subcommittee meetings on February 22 and 23rd in San Diego at SDG&E’s Energy Innovation Center (4760 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA), and by webinar. Subcommittee membership is open and local government…

BayREN Report: Permitting Best Practices, Reach Code Case Study, Code Trainings, and More

BayREN’s Codes and Standards’s new 2015 Annual Report is out, and has a wealth of information – including best practices for local governments – on reach code adoption, improving building energy efficiency standard compliance, energy-focused ordinances, and more. Check out case studies of stakeholder engagement for energy code development in Santa Clara, and support offered…

New federal standards for heavy-duty vehicles expected soon

No Comments
Those of us with heavy-duty sanitation, parks, or other municipal fleet, or managing public transit fleets may be interested to hear that Phase II of the federal heavy-duty vehicle fuel efficiency standards has been proposed by US DOT and US EPA, and is expected to be adopted this summer. Read more on this and take…
Menu