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Home Energy Improvement Potential Map

Helping contractors, energy raters, real estate agents and local governments identify markets where Californians are most likely to engage in energy improvements.

  December 2016
 

Clean Vehicle Rebate Project Final Report 2014-2015

California’s Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP), administered by CSE for the California Air Resources Board, provides rebates for purchasers and lessees of plug-in electric and fuel cell vehicles throughout the state. The CVRP distributed $114,641,650 in fiscal year (FY) 2014–2015 rebate funds to owners and lessees of 53,145 eligible vehicles in California. From project inception in 2010 through the end of FY 2014–2015 funding, CVRP issued or reserved nearly 123,000 rebates totaling over $260 million. This report summarizes the funding, implementation and outcomes of CVRP during FY 2014–2015.

  November 2016
 

Driving High Performance: Role of Codes & Permitting in Zero Net Energy

Learn how local jurisdictions are getting ahead of upcoming ZNE mandates in California and find out how end users are using streamlined permitting and reach codes to drive high performance.

  November 2016
 

Tracking Building Consumption in Portfolio Manager

Watch a recent CSE presentation on tracking your building consumption with ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager

  November 2016
 

Carlsbad Swim Center Solar Thermal Case Study

Waterworks Aquatics installed two solar thermal systems at their Carlsbad Swim Center on separate occasions to offset the cost of heating multiple indoor swimming pools.

  November 2016
 

Evaluating the Connecticut Dealer Incentive for Electric Vehicle Sales

A presentation analyzing the effectiveness of the dealer incentive program through the Connecticut Hydrogen and Electric Automobile Purchase Rebate (CHEAPR).

  October 2016
 

City of Chula Vista Case Study

Saving Energy and Money through City-owned Building Benchmarking and Retrofits.

  September 2016
 

CVRP Infographic: What Drives California’s Plug-in Electric Vehicle Owners?

The EV Consumer Survey reflects data from consumers who: purchased or leased their vehicles from September 2012 through May 2015, received a rebate and responded to the voluntary EV Consumer Survey. This infographic includes a summary of the consumers and their vehicles, primary motivations for PEV acquisition, workplace charging, and household demographics.

  September 2016
 

EV Consumer Characteristics, Awareness, Information Channels & Motivations

Presentation covering information on electric vehicle consumers including who is adopting EVs, how current consumers are becoming aware and what messages are resonating with consumers.

  July 2016
 

San Diego Regional Quality of Life Dashboards

Every year, Equinox Project releases a San Diego specific dashboard featuring key indicators intended to be an easily digestible snapshot of the region's Quality of Life. Find all the Quality of Life Dashboards, from 2010 to the present, here.

  May 2016
 

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