On July 15 from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. (PDT), the alliance will host its second Residential Building Stock Assessment 2022 (RBSA 2022) webinar. This webinar will present the priorities, scope, timeline, design, and anticipated regional coordination associated with the RBSA 2022.
Every five years NEEA conducts an RBSA on behalf of the region. The RBSA catalogues characteristics and equipment impacting energy use in single-family and multi-family units and buildings in support of Northwest resource and energy efficiency planning.
Register now to learn about the details of the upcoming RBSA and find out how to get involved!
PORTLAND, Ore. – May 18, 2021 – U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm has announced a new national initiative designed to make heat pump technology and advanced water heating more widely available in the U.S. market.
Along with NEEA and 50 other organizations, the DOE’s Building Technologies Office (BTO) is supporting the Advanced Water Heating Initiative (AWHI) as part of the Biden administration’s national building decarbonization efforts.
PORTLAND, Ore. – May 20, 2021 - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Buildings Technology Office announced their support for a new initiative, Partnership for Advanced Window Solutions (PAWS), to accelerate the national availability and adoption of advanced and highly efficient windows and window attachments that improve occupants’ comfort and reduce building energy use.
NEEA is leading the formation of this public-private collaboration to promote cost-effective, high performance window solutions for new and existing building stock in the Northwest and across the nation. PAWS’ partners include utilities, national labs, window manufacturers, state agencies, regional energy efficiency organizations trade organizations and NGOs with a building efficiency mission.
Find the most recent electric and natural gas Advanced Water Heating Specifications and all supporting documentation, including the Qualified Products List.