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This report provides an analysis of the benefits, costs, effectiveness and challenges associated with implementing a demand-response program among commercial class customers located in five San Francisco Bay Area counties.

Source: California Energy Commission
Date: November 2010

This study evaluates energy efficiency trends and policies in more than 70 countries.

Source: World Energy Council
Date: January 2008

This document discusses how decoupling can be a win-win strategy to both utility companies and their customers by breaking the link between electricity and gas sales and revenue.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory, United States Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Sentech
Date: July 2009

This paper reviews the issues and approaches involved in considering and adopting cost-effectiveness tests for energy efficiency.

Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency, Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc., Regulatory Assistance Project
Date: November 2008

To align utilities and consumers’ interests, this report presents three incentive methods that have emerged to foster energy efficiency: shared savings, bonus return on equity, and energy service company. A fourth incentive method, virtual power plant, is being proposed by Duke Energy.

Source: The Electricity Journal
Date: March 2008

This is the fourth in a series of guide books prepared for energy managers and auditors. It focuses on practical methods of assessing performance in the field. Chapters address furnaces, thermal power systems, electric motors, and other equipment.

Source: Indian Ministry of Power

This report explores the cost and benefit effects of renewable energy (RE) expansion in the German power and heat sector.

Source: German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
Date: June 2010

This database provides publications, case studies, tools, general discussions, and other resources focusing on a wide variety of technologies. Users may search technologies by name, sector, and the service that featured technologies provide.

Source: United Nations, Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs, Energy Research Center of the Netherlands, Joint Implementation Network, University of Edinburgh, Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership

This report is produced yearly by the European Commission in order to provide: 1) a concise and authoritative assessment of a portfolio of low-carbon energy technologies currently in place in the European Commission; 2) their current and estimated future market penetration and the barriers to th

Source: European Commission Joint Research Centre Institute for Energy and Transport
Date: January 2011

This article outlines the ongoing microgrid research, development, and demonstration efforts currently in progress in Europe, the United States, Japan, and Canada as they have been presented in a series of microgrid symposiums started in Berkeley, California, on 17 June 2005, followed by a secon

Source: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Power & Energy Magazine
Date: August 2007