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1. Product Thumbnail ImageUnderstanding Cost-Effectiveness of Energy Efficiency Programs
Discusses the five standard tests used to assess the cost-effectiveness of energy efficiency, how states use the tests, and how the tests can determine the cost-effectiveness of efficiency measures.  Details Bookmark & Share
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2. Product Thumbnail ImageWho Should Deliver Ratepayer-Funded Energy Efficiency? A 2011 Update
Identifies and discusses factors that should be considered in evaluating model choices for administering and implementing ratepayer funded energy efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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3. Product Thumbnail ImageEvaluation, Measurement, and Verification (EM&V) of Residential Behavior-Based Energy Efficiency Programs: Issues and Recommendations
Offers technically valid methods for state and local policymakers to estimate the energy savings from residential behavior-based energy efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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4. Product Thumbnail ImageReview of Evaluation, Measurement and Verification Approaches Used to Estimate the Load Impacts and Effectiveness of Energy Efficiency Programs
Provides an overview of evaluation, measurement, and verification approaches used to estimate the load impacts and effectiveness of energy efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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5. Product Thumbnail ImageRoadmap for the Home Energy Upgrade Market
Outlines existing barriers that challenge progress toward achieving all cost-effective residential energy efficiency retrofits.  Details Bookmark & Share
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6. Product Thumbnail ImageSetting Energy Savings Targets for Utilities
Helps policymakers understand how electric and natural gas utilities can achieve greater efficiency by establishing numeric energy savings targets and goals for energy efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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7. Product Thumbnail ImageStrategic Energy Management for Regulators of Ratepayer-Funded Programs
Provides regulators with information on how to design and implement whole-building, continuous-improvement energy management programs for commercial buildings.  Details Bookmark & Share
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8. Product Thumbnail ImageStrategic Energy Management for State and Local Governments
Provides policymakers with information on how to design and implement whole-building, continuous-improvement energy management programs for commercial buildings.  Details Bookmark & Share
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9. Product Thumbnail ImageUsing Integrated Resource Planning to Encourage Investment in Cost-Effective Energy Efficiency
Describes how utility planning processes that allow demand-side resources to compete with supply-side resources can promote cost-effective energy efficiency.  Details Bookmark & Share
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10. Product Thumbnail ImageHigh-Performance Leasing for State and Local Governments
Describes the value of high-performance leasing and how states can lead by example by using high-performance leases in their facilities and encourage high-performance leasing in the private sector.  Details Bookmark & Share
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11. Product Thumbnail ImageImpacts of Energy Efficiency Programs on Customer Satisfaction
Provides data from nationwide utility customer satisfaction surveys and two case studies to encourage utilities to offer high-quality energy efficiency programs and services for their customers.  Details Bookmark & Share
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12. Product Thumbnail ImageIndustrial Energy Efficiency and Combined Heat and Power Fact Sheet
Provides an overview of the State and Local Energy Efficiency Action Network's (SEE Action) Industrial Energy Efficiency and Combined Heat and Power Working Group.  Details Bookmark & Share
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13. Product Thumbnail ImageOverview of Residential Energy Feedback and Behavior-based Energy Efficiency
Provides an overview of residential customer information and behavior efficiency programs, and identifies key challenges to and solutions for increasing the penetration of these programs nationwide.  Details Bookmark & Share
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14. Product Thumbnail ImageRegulatory Policy Guide/Game Concept Paper
Proposes a new resource for utility regulators to plot a course through regulatory options available to surmount barriers to aggressive and sustained utility investment in energy efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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15. Product Thumbnail ImageRetro-Commissioning for Regulators of Ratepayer-Funded Programs
Describes how customer usage data can help promote the adoption of retro-commissioning polices for public and private commercial buildings.  Details Bookmark & Share
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16. Product Thumbnail ImageRetro-Commissioning for State and Local Governments
Describes how state and local governments can lead by example by retro-commissioning their own buildings and adopting retro-commissioning policies for the private sector.  Details Bookmark & Share
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17. Product Thumbnail ImageUtility Manufacturing Workshop: Discussion Summary
Summarizes the industrial energy efficiency workshop, held in September 2011, that focused on addressing industrial efficiency, CHP, waste heat recovery, and barriers to investment in these areas.  Details Bookmark & Share
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18. Product Thumbnail ImageNational Action Plan Vision for 2025: A Framework for Change
Establishes a goal of achieving all cost-effective energy efficiency by 2025 and presents 10 implementation goals as a framework for advancing the National Action Plan’s key policy recommendations.  Details Bookmark & Share
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19. Product Thumbnail ImageNational Action Plan for Energy Efficiency Report
Summarizes recommendations, key barriers, and methods for energy efficiency in utility ratemaking as well as revenue requirements, resource planning processes, rate design, and program best practices.  Details Bookmark & Share
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20. Product Thumbnail ImageForum on Enhancing the Delivery of Energy Efficiency to Middle Income Households: Discussion Summary
Summarizes discussions and recommendations from a forum for practitioners and policymakers aiming to strengthen residential energy efficiency program design and delivery for middle income households.   Details Bookmark & Share
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21. Energy-Saving Homes, Buildings, & Manufacturing
This document highlights DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's advancements in saving energy in homes, buildings, and industrial plants.  Details Bookmark & Share
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22. Renewable Electricity Generation
This document highlights DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's advancements in renewable electricity generation technologies including solar, water, wind, and geothermal.  Details Bookmark & Share
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23. Sustainable Transportation
This document highlights DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's advancements in transportation technologies, alternative fuels, and fuel cell technologies.  Details Bookmark & Share
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24. Product Thumbnail ImageCustomer Information and Behavior Fact Sheet
Provides an overview of how state policymakers, utilities, and regulators can overcome barriers to deploying customer energy information and feedback strategies.  Details Bookmark & Share
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25. Product Thumbnail ImageA Regulator’s Privacy Guide to Third-Party Data Access for Energy Efficiency
Summarizes approaches taken by states on privacy and security issues related to third-party access to customer data and provides guidance on policy options for providing access to customer data.  Details Bookmark & Share
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26. Product Thumbnail ImageGuide to the Successful Implementation of State Combined Heat and Power Policies
Provides utility regulators and other policymakers with actionable information based on effective state strategies for implementing CHP policies  Details Bookmark & Share
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27. Product Thumbnail ImageA Utility Regulator’s Guide to Data Access for Commercial Building Energy Performance Benchmarking
Offers policy options and considerations to state utility commissions in providing access to energy use data to help commercial customers manage energy costs through building energy benchmarking.   Details Bookmark & Share
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28. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Audits and Retro-Commissioning: State and Local Policy Design Guide and Sample Policy Language
Provides guidance and sample policy language to help state and local governments enact and implement policies addressing energy assessments of or improvements to existing commercial buildings  Details Bookmark & Share
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29. Guide to Using Combined Heat and Power for Enhancing Reliability and Resiliency in Buildings
To assist State and local officials and others involved in the Hurricane Sandy rebuilding process, DOE, HUD, and the EPA developed this guide.  Details Bookmark & Share
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30. National Consortium Supports Cities in Evaluating LED Streetlights
Fact sheet that introduces Municipal Solid-State Street Lighting Consortium, a group of municipalities, utilities, and energy efficiency organizations who are interested in making investments in LED s  Details Bookmark & Share
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31. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Efficiency Financing Program Implementation Primer
Provides key considerations for policymakers, energy efficiency program administrators, and program partners om implementing successful energy efficiency financing programs for existing buildings.  Details Bookmark & Share
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32. Product Thumbnail ImageCredit Enhancement Overview Guide
Provides considerations for state and local policymakers and energy efficiency program administrators designing and implementing successful credit enhancement strategies for residential and commercial  Details Bookmark & Share
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33. Windows and Building Envelope Research and Development: A Roadmap for Emerging Technologies
This Building Technologies Office (BTO) Research and Development (R&D) Roadmap identifies priority windows and building envelope R&D areas of interest. Cost and performance targets are identified for   Details Bookmark & Share
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34. LEDs for Street Lighting—Here Today
Fact sheet that provides a brief overview of the viability of LED street lighting in municipalities and highlights case studies of two cities—Los Angeles and Seattle—that have invested in LED street l  Details Bookmark & Share
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35. Product Thumbnail ImageIndustrial Energy Efficiency: Designing Effective State Programs for the Industrial Sector
This report provides state regulators, utilities, and other program administrators with an overview of U.S. industrial energy efficiency programs and assesses some of the key features of programs that  Details Bookmark & Share
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36. Product Thumbnail ImageUtility Best Practices Guidance for Providing Business Customers with Energy Use and Cost Data
Summarizes the context; current state of utility practices; and the customer, business, and policy cases for providing business customers with consistent, standardized energy use and cost data.  Details Bookmark & Share
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37. Product Thumbnail ImageAnalyzing and Managing Bill Impacts of Energy Efficiency Programs: Principles and Recommendations
Provides policymakers with principles and recommendations to understand and manage concerns about bill and rate impacts resulting from requiring utilities to provide efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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38. Product Thumbnail ImageBenchmarking and Disclosure: State and Local Policy Design Guide and Sample Policy Language
Provides sample policy language based on a synthesis of existing state and local policies, and discussion on key provisions, for the design of a commercial benchmarking and disclosure policy.  Details Bookmark & Share
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39. Product Thumbnail ImageDelivering Energy Efficiency to Middle Income Single Family Households
Provides state and local policymakers with information on successful approaches to the design and implementation of residential efficiency programs for households ineligible for low-income programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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40. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Benchmarking, Rating, and Disclosure for Local Governments
Provides information on how access to energy use data can help local governments create policies for benchmarking and disclosing building energy performance for public and private sector buildings.  Details Bookmark & Share
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41. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Benchmarking, Rating, and Disclosure for Regulators of Ratepayer-Funded Programs
Provides information on how supporting access to building benchmarking data can help utilities increase efficiency and drive down energy demand.  Details Bookmark & Share
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42. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Benchmarking, Rating, and Disclosure for State Governments
Provides information on how energy use data access can help state governments lead by example through benchmarking and disclosing results and implement benchmarking policies for the private sector.  Details Bookmark & Share
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43. Product Thumbnail ImageAligning Utility Incentives with Investment in Energy Efficiency
Describes the effects of utility spending on efficiency programs, how those effects could constitute barriers to investment in energy efficiency, and how policy mechanisms can reduce these barriers.  Details Bookmark & Share
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44. Product Thumbnail ImageConsumer Energy Efficiency Fact Sheet
Provides information about energy efficiency, explains how utility and state investment in energy efficiency helps consumers, and describes what to expect from utility or state efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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45. Product Thumbnail ImageCoordination of Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
Summarizes existing research and discusses current practices, opportunities, and barriers to coordinating energy efficiency and demand response programs.   Details Bookmark & Share
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46. Product Thumbnail ImageCustomer Incentives for Energy Efficiency Through Electric and Natural Gas Rate Design
Summarizes the issues and approaches involved in motivating customers to reduce the total energy they consume through energy prices and rate design.   Details Bookmark & Share
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47. Product Thumbnail ImageCustomer Incentives for Energy Efficiency Through Program Offerings
Summarizes the approaches used by energy efficiency program administrators when assessing the range of financial and other incentives to be used in energy efficiency programs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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48. Product Thumbnail ImageDiscussion of Consumer Perspectives on Regulation of Energy Efficiency Investments
Considers consumers' perspectives on policy and regulatory issues associated with the administration of energy efficiency investments funded by ratepayers of electric and natural gas utilities.  Details Bookmark & Share
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49. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Efficiency as a Low-Cost Resource for Achieving Carbon Emissions Reductions
Summarizes the scale and economic value of energy efficiency for reducing carbon emissions and discusses barriers to achieving the potential for cost-effective energy efficiency.   Details Bookmark & Share
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50. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Efficiency Program Administrators and Building Energy Codes
Explores how energy efficiency program administrators have helped advance building energy codes at federal, state, and local levels using technical, institutional, financial, and other resources.  Details Bookmark & Share
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