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Achieving cost-effective energy efficiency for California

Kae Lewis

Achieving cost-effective energy efficiency for California

2008 progress report : staff report

by Kae Lewis

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Published by California Energy Commission in [Sacramento, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy conservation,
  • Energy consumption,
  • Public utilities

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKae Lewis ... [et al.].
    ContributionsCalifornia Energy Commission. Demand Analysis Office
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9502.U53 L38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25108006M
    LC Control Number2010497997

    Cost-Effectiveness of Energy Storage in California: Application of the Energy Storage Valuation Tool to Inform the California Public Utility Commission Proceeding R. EPRI, Palo Alto, CA: iii ACKNOWLEDGMENTS. 6. Regulators should consider adopting an energy efficiency performance requirement or minimum energy savings targets for electric and natural gas utility end-use energy efficiency programs. 7. Regulators should consider promoting sufficient, timely, and stable program funding to deliver energy efficiency where cost-effective by:File Size: 1MB.   The Challenge: Setting + Achieving Energy Goals with Integrated Design Thursday, Ap p.m. – Build Pittsburgh * *Attendees of this session will receive a 10% discount on the AIA+ Professional Series Full Package. 2. Getting to The Power of Targets + Load Reduction Tuesday, p.m. 3.


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