Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

NEEA is a collaboration of 140 utilities and efficiency organizations working together to advance energy efficiency in the Northwest on behalf of more than 13 million consumers.

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Featured Resources

  • HPWH Study

    Heat Pump Water Heaters Achieve Significant Peak Reduction and Energy Savings

    Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) has teamed up with Bonneville Power Administration, Portland General Electric and other Northwest utilities to study the load shifting and #energyefficiency potential of heat pump water heaters. The results demonstrate that 90% of evening peak load power can be reduced by switching from uncontrolled electric resistance water heaters to connected heat pump water heaters, while reducing risks for utilities as well as costs to consumers.

  • Pump

    Characterizing the market for smart pumps

    This study considered small horsepower energy-efficient pumps, or “smart pumps": packaged systems consisting of a pump, variable speed drive and integrated controls. The report discusses how the alliance can continue to shape the market through activities such as documenting smart pump performance, providing targeted training to supply chain actors, and supporting increased communication among and between supply chain actors.

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    Sponsorships Now Available for Efficiency Exchange 2020

    Efficiency Exchange (EFX20) is coming up on May 12-13, 2020 in Portland.
    The conference steering committee is hard at work shaping a great program that reflects the region.

    There are several sponsorship opportunities now available for this year’s event, on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • Neea Corporate Chevron 2020 Looking Ahead

    NEEA Announces 2019 - 2020 Board of Directors

    NEEA has announced new appointments to its Board of Directors. Founded in 1997, the alliance launched its sixth, five-year business cycle on January 1. The Board welcomed several new members from Northwest organizations and reappointed Ben Otto of the Idaho Conservation League to serve a three-year term as its Public Interest Representative.

    Transforming the Energy Efficiency Marketplace

    The alliance represents the market power of the Northwest’s 13 million consumers, working to build trust and credibility with regional and national entities. View NEEA's current bylaws, the Board Manual and 2015-2019 Budget by funding organization.