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- Accessible and available for colleges to model and/or customize to their local labor markets
- Not to be used as a means to market individual consultants or their products
- Promote colleges becoming generally more innovative
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Campus and Course Conversations
These activities can be used by faculty as course assignments and by staff as campus or community activities. They will increase skills for civil discourse, reducing political polarization and stalemate, while increasing understanding of energy efficiency and renewable energies via a civic engagement opportunity. Students will discuss the benefits of energy efficiency and renewable energy […]
December 24, 2014
Three Big Myths About Big Data and Energy Management
This 2015 research study aims to identify the impact of vast amounts of data and advanced analytics on the management of enterprise-wide building portfolios through interviews with energy managers from large corporations, hospital systems, governments, and educational institutions. The results highlight the early nature of using big-data analytics for enterprise-level energy management and focus on […]
March 12, 2015
Webinar: Three Big Myths About Big Data and Energy Management
This research study aims to identify the impact of vast amounts of data and advanced analytics on the management of enterprise-wide building portfolios through interviews with energy managers from large corporations, hospital systems, governments and educational institutions. The results highlight the early nature of using big-data analytics for enterprise-level energy management and focuses on three […]
VIDEO: IPCC Fifth Assessment Report – Synthesis Report
This short but powerful video (last updated 2015) outlines an extremely comprehensive, up-to-date assessment of climate change: the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment and Synthesis Report. The video gives an overview of this document, written and explained in such terms that policymakers can better understand and accept the science provided within the report to effectively deal with […]
California’s Growing Green Economy
This article showcases the spread and benefits of clean energy usage in both large and small businesses throughout the state of California over several decades. Educational and informative materials are presented through a variety of reports, maps, surveys, case studies, and interviews. These materials focus on how the implementation of AB 32 is currently supporting […]
Announcements – Energy Foundation
The Energy Foundation is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization serving public interest in working to accelerate the transition to a clean energy economy. The Announcements page provides instructors and students with on-going information about the Energy Foundation’s work. A variety of information is posted, including: press releases, news articles, job openings and fillings, job growth analysis, […]
Network Accessing Secondary Markets as a Capital Source for Energy Efficiency Finance Programs: Prog
The State and Local Energy Efficiency Action Network has released a report that looks at secondary market capital and scaling the energy efficiency industry. It defines secondary markets for energy efficiency, looks at energy efficiency-related secondary market transactions to date (2015), shares perspectives of key actors in secondary market transactions, and discusses considerations for program […]
Transition to Sustainable Buildings
Buildings represent the largest energy-consuming sector in the economy, with over one-third of all final energy and half of global electricity consumed there. As a result, they are also responsible for approximately one-third of global carbon emissions. With an expected population increase of 2.5 billion people by 2050, and given improvements in economic development and […]
March 30, 2015
Energy Literacy Videos & Guide
The Energy Literacy Initiative produced the Energy Literacy Video Series and the Energy Literacy Quick Start Guide aligned with the Department of Energy’s, Energy Literacy: Essential Principles and Fundamental Concepts for Energy Education Framework. The videos help to engage students on the 7 Principles of energy outlined in the Framework. The framework, lessons and guides are aligned […]
TED Talk on Behavorial Science and Energy Bills
This is a TED Talk video from 2013 of Alex Laskey, an energy software designer, who discusses how behavioral science can lower people’s energy bills.
May 18, 2015
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