Resources

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
 

California Benchmarking Collaborative Comments on the Initial Proposal to Implement Building Energy Use

The Collaborative strongly supports AB 802 and the Energy Commission’s development of implementing rules for a statewide, time‐certain benchmarking and transparency program. These comments build on the recommendations provided in public comments filed by the Collaborative on December 22, 2015 and April 14, 2016. In these comments, we: 1. Strongly support the draft regulations released on July 18, 2016; 2. Offer recommendations to streamline customer permissions and building owner data requests; 3. Comment on inclusion of condominium buildings and proposed disclosure metrics; and 4. Provide specific recommendations for education, outreach, and training starting in 2016.

  August 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
 

California Benchmarking Collaborative Comments on the Initial Staff Proposal to Implement Building Energy Use Data Access and Public Disclosure Provisions of AB 802

The Collaborative strongly supports AB 802 and the Energy Commission’s development of implementing rules for a statewide, time‐certain benchmarking and transparency program. These comments build on the recommendations provided in public comments filed by the Collaborative on December 22, 2015. In these comments, we: 1. Recommend the implementing regulations reflect the intent of AB 802 to provide broader access to energy usage information to support energy efficiency market transformation; 2. Strongly recommend the Energy Commission include buildings with 1‐2 meters in the statewide benchmarking and transparency program; 3. Urge the Commission to not limit the number of accounts by fuel type; 4. Propose definitions for and inclusion of mixed‐use buildings; 5. Recommend adoption of meter mapping best practices; and 6. Support the creation of stakeholder outreach and training resources, including a Benchmarking Help Center

  April 2016
 

Healthcare Energy Resilience Case Study

Paradise Valley Hospital, part of Prime Healthcare Services, hired CSE to help the hospital lower operating costs and increase resilience to energy disruptions.

  April 2016
 

Electric Solar Rate Analyzer

This Electric Rate Analyzer tool allows you to understand your current electric usage and rates and project how energy savings and solar power can lower your energy costs.

  March 2016
 

SGIP Program Statistics Dashboard

The data visualized in the tables and graphs is derived from a public export of SGIP projects in all Program Administrator territories: SDG&E, PG&E, SCE and SoCal Gas.

  March 2016
 

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Programs

Use this interactive tool to find PACE programs in your area.

  February 2016
 

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