Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

Together We Are Transforming the Northwest

NEEA is an alliance of utilities and partners that pools resources and shares risks to transform the market for energy efficiency to the benefit of all consumers in the Northwest.

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The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) is an alliance of more than 140 utilities and energy efficiency organizations working on behalf of more than 13 million energy consumers to increase the adoption of energy-efficient products, services and practices. To do this, the alliance identifies and removes market barriers to energy efficiency to drive permanent change throughout the supply chain. This formalized, lasting approach is known as Market Transformation.

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    Celebrating 25 Years of Market Transformation

    To celebrate the alliance's 25th year, NEEA's Board and staff got together to share milestones and impacts of the alliance since the its inception. Check out this video to learn more about how last 25-years of collaboration have moved the needle on energy efficiency efforts to the benefit of consumers throughout the region and beyond.

    Efficiency Exchange 2024

    Early bird registration is open!

    Mark your calendars for May 14-15, 2024 for the Efficiency Exchange conference. The in-person event will be held beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Register today to take advantage of early bird registration rates!

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    Northwest Solutions for Northwest Customers

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      NEEA’s 2022 Residential Building Stock Assessment is Live!

      The results of the 2022 Residential Building Stock Assessment (RBSA) are now available. Conducted every 5 years, the RBSA collects energy usage and building characteristic data from more than 2,000 single-family and multifamily residences in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. This one-of-a-kind data provides valuable insight that helps support and inform regional efficiency programs and energy planning for years to come.

      More information on the RBSA is now available, including the full dataset and report.

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      EFX24 Registration

      In-person pricing:

      Gov’t/Utility/Non-Profit: $350 early bird ($450 after April 12)
      Contractor/Consultant: $995

      Virtual pricing:

      All attendees: $250—includes access to keynotes, select live-streaming sessions, and on-demand streaming of all sessions 48 hours after the conference ends.

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      Follow NEEA on LinkedIn

      Follow the alliance on LinkedIn for the latest updates, insights, and opportunities to participate.

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      New Technology Opportunity: Central Heat Pump Water Heaters

      There’s lots of talk about residential heat pump water heaters, but the market for central heat pump water heaters is rapidly growing. In this interview, NEEA Senior Product Manager Geoff Wickes and Albert Rooks of Small Planet Supply dive into how the technology works and the benefits of central heat pump water heaters for multifamily homes.

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      Looking for the Electric & Natural Gas Advanced Water Heating Specifications?

      Find the most recent electric and natural gas Advanced Water Heating Specifications and all supporting documentation, including the Qualified Products List.

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      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 2020-2024 Budget by funding organization.