Request for Proposals: Conduct 2022 Residential Building Stock Assessment (RBSA)

The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) is seeking qualified contractor(s) or team of contractors to conduct the 2022 Residential Building Stock Assessment (RBSA). The RBSA is a regionally representative assessment of single-family and multi-family residences and buildings that catalogue characteristics and equipment impacting energy use. 

The 2022 RBSA will collect information on appliances, building envelope, demographics, energy consumption, lighting, HVAC, plug load, water heating, and windows of single-family residences and multi-family units and buildings. This information will be collected through a recruiting survey, on-site visits, and collection of electric and natural gas consumption data. The resulting information will be used to guide resource and energy efficiency planning in the Northwest. NEEA encourages proposals from all firms with relevant experience in quantitative, qualitative or mixed-methods research.

Intent to Respond forms and bidder questions are due no later than Sunday, October 18, 2020. Each can be submitted separately. 

All proposals must be received by Sunday, November 15, 2020 (11:59PM PST). 

RFP post date: October 1, 2020.