Strategic Energy Management (SEM) offers an exciting pathway to realize significant energy savings in the commercial and industrial sectors throughout the Northeast region. The Northeast SEM Collaborative Workshop will provide an opportunity to learn about new strategies to drive adoption of SEM as part of energy efficiency programs. Key stakeholders will include energy efficiency program administrators, implementation experts, and federal program representatives.
|9:30 - 10:00 a.m.||
Breakfast and Networking
|10:00 - 10:30 a.m.||
Welcome, Introductions, and Ice Breaker
|10:30 - 11:30 a.m.||
SUCCESSES WITH SEM IN THE WATER/WASTEWATER SECTOR
What are some challenges to energy efficiency in water/wastewater, and how can SEM help overcome them? In this session, we will together address what water/wastewater customers actually want and need from a program, as well as the challenges we face in delivering SEM to municipal customers.
|11:30 - 12:30 p.m.||
How can programs effectively leverage the 50001 Ready program and resources to drive adoption of SEM? This session will include a facilitated discussion with regional program administrators.
|1:30 - 2:30 p.m.||
Happy Customers: What the SEM experience is like from a Customer's Perspective
|2:30 -3:00 p.m.||
|3:00 - 4:00 p.m.||
Regional SEM Visioning Session
In this attendee-driven discussion session, we will together decide on the topical areas to be explored. We invite you to bring a question that you would like to explore with other SEM stakeholders.
|4:00 - 4:30 p.m.||
Debrief and Closing