IEA Just Confirmed Efficiency as We Know It Is Slowing Down — However, There Are Solutions Right in Front of Us.
While the IEA Energy Efficiency Report finds that progress in energy efficiency is slowing, at Recurve we believe this represents an opportunity.
Rethinking Cost Effectiveness to Meet the Needs of the Modern Grid
This post marks the release of the whitepaper: Evolving Cost-Effectiveness Policy and Tools to Enable Modern Energy Efficiency and Demand-Side Management
Metered Efficiency (NMEC) Only Works When It's Open
In order for P4P efficiency to work, we need transparent and reproducible measurement that can be verified by all parties.
The Secret Plan for Decarbonization: How Demand Flexibility Can Save Our Grid
This Electricity Journal article explains it all--the soup-to-nuts on how we can leverage behind the meter demand flexibility like a real resource.
No More Black Boxes: Results from PG&E’s Commercial Whole Building NMEC Pilot
NMEC and open-source approaches are less expensive and performed better in testing than proprietary tools for evaluating efficiency in commercial buildings.
Case Study: Policy Pathways to Meter-Based Pay for Performance
Considering pay-for-performance and metered efficiency? Learn how states are approaching regulatory and market reform in early pilots.
Empirical Analysis of the Value of EE as a Time and Locational Grid Resource
Learn how hourly usage, locational marginal pricing and weather data can be combined to value energy efficiency at any given time of day and location.
NYSERDA P4P is an Important Opportunity for Efficiency Implementers
NYSERDA's new pay-for-performance RFP is a critical opportunity for efficiency implementers.
Accuracy: Why I Hate That Term
What is accuracy? What is precision? The Recurve team shares an internal discussion on why these terms need to be questioned when it comes to efficiency.
The Recurve Platform Proves its Mettle Modeling Commercial Buildings
EVO Testing demonstrates that the OpenEEmeter, running CalTRACK 2.0 hourly methods, is a strong contender for modeling commercial buildings.