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Energy Efficiency in Small to Medium Wastewater Treatment Facilities

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Learn about energy management in wastewater treatment facilities in this course hosted by Xcel Energy. The course will explain a wastewater treatment facility’s electric energy bills, discuss baselines and benchmarks for energy consumption, describe savings potential for energy efficiency improvements, and list projects for implementation. A tour is included.

Evaluation of Residential Behavior-Based Programs

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The fourth in a series of webinars designed to support states considering and implementing evaluation, measurement, and verification (EM&V) activities to document energy savings and other impacts of energy efficiency programs.

AWEA Wind Energy 101 Series: How to Maximize Wind Project Value, from Project Finance to Operations and Maintenance

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

This webinar by wind energy industry veterans at Vestas Americas and EDF Renewable Energy, will explain the fundamentals of operations and maintenance, asset management, data - driven tracking of turbine performance, wind project finance and so much more.

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ENERGY STAR Webcasts Series: How to Apply for the Energy Star

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Learn about applying for the Energy Star Certification in Portfolio Manager in this US EPA webinar. Understand the value of the Energy Star Certification, see the step-by-step process of applying, and gain tips to help your property get from application to award. 


City/Utility Partnerships: Minneapolis Case Study

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The second in a series of joint webinars on cities and the transformation of the utility industry by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) and the Efficient Cities Network (ECN) . Cities that are working toward sustainability, energy efficiency, and renewable energy objectives need to understand what changes are underway and how such changes will affect their efforts. Cities can benefit from working with their utilities to achieve common clean power objectives.

IEEE Energy Conversion Congress & Expo

Sunday, September 18, 2016 to Thursday, September 22, 2016

The Energy Conversion Congress & Expo (ECCE) is hosted by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) in the field of electrical and electromechanical energy conversion. The ECCE provides a unique opportunity to engineers, researchers, students, and other professionals from the broad spectrum of energy conversion for exchange of technical knowledge, networking, and exposure to the latest technology trends in the field of energy conversion.



Seventh Wave Webinar: Project Planning in Schools: A Systematic Approach

Thursday, August 4, 2016

School districts across the country are proving energy efficient buildings can reduce operating costs and create better learning environments. For these districts, one-to-one replacements are a thing of the past. They plan ahead to avoid missed opportunities for potential energy savings. This program will discuss a systematic approach to project planning in schools.

ENERGY STAR Lighting Webinar Series: Follow-Up: Evaluating Color Quality

Thursday, July 28, 2016

This follow up webinar will cover the practical applications of the research and recommendations from experts. Discussion will center on what considerations, if any, could be made for a wide range of stakeholders and programs participating in the advancement of energy efficient lighting.

ENERGY STAR Webcast: Benchmarking Water/Wastewater Treatment Facilities in Portfolio Manager

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Learn how to track the progress of energy efficiency efforts and compare the energy use of wastewater treatment plants to other peer facilities across the country in this US EPA webinar. Attendees will learn how to measure and track energy use and carbon dioxide emission reductions in water and wastewater treatment plants to establish baseline energy use, prioritize investments, set goals, and track improvements over time.

DOE Webcast: Project Development for Long Term Tribal Energy 

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

This webcast will cover how to determine project savings and production potential estimates for tribal renewable energy projects, as well as how to define project options, refine and implement the project, and plan for operations and maintenance.