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REED Renderings Issue #6: Summer Demand Savings

REED Rendering: Summer Demand Savings

Welcome to the latest REED Rendering issue, a series of blogs where we bring your attention to interesting trends that we see in the data and...

REED Renderings Issue #4: Taking a Deeper Look at New REED Data

Welcome to the first REED Rendering issue of 2017 where we bring your attention to interesting trends that we see in the data and the stories behind those trends.

Extra! Extra! REED All About It! - Sneak Peek at Program Year 2015 Data

Extra! Extra! Read All About It! REED Rendering #3 Offers Sneak Peek at Program Year 2015 Data

Welcome to the third issue of REED Renderings...

Summer Interns Shine at NEEP

Summer is almost over. The end of hot, humid days is close and we're readying for schools season. However, we want to take a moment for some reflection. NEEP has been fortunate to once again have a terrific group of interns this summer, thanks in part to the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center’s Internship Program. The interns have...

REED Renderings Issue #2: The PJM Interconnection Generation Capacity Auction

Welcome to the second issue of REED Renderings where we bring our readers attention to interesting trends in REED data and the stories behind those trends in the context of relevant events. In this issue, we discuss the recent PJM...

Seeking Proof that Energy Efficiency Creates Jobs? Ask the U.S. Department of Energy

Aside from energy efficiency being the least-cost energy resource, a common argument used to support programs is that they create jobs and keep ratepayer dollars in-state. This argument seems at least intuitively correct, since it takes bodies in the field — or perhaps more appropriately, in attics and basements — to install energy savings measures.

But if energy efficiency creates so many jobs, where is the evidence?...

With Great Investment, Comes Great Responsibility

In the Amazing Spiderman, Peter Parker’s uncle, Uncle Ben, leaves him with some words of wisdom that Parker carries with him throughout the Spiderman series: With great power, comes great responsibility. As someone who’s been tracking investment in energy efficiency in our region, a similar thought, which is the title of this post, comes to mind.