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In Demand Response we work with:

  • Building Automation Companies
  • Building Owners
  • Curtailment Services Providers
  • Financial Institutions
  • International Markets
  • LEED Teams
  • Municipalities
  • Property Managers
  • Regulators
  • Retail Marketers
  • Technology Companies
  • Utilities
  • Wholesale Markets

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The Demand Response Free Library is a collection of articles, white papers, presentations and reports designed to keep you educated and informed about the Demand Response Industry. You may download any of the content in pdf form for your own use. Please contact us for additional Demand Response research.

New for 2017: Articles, White Papers and Market Reseach... plus a FERC update in the Regulatory section.

 

I. Articles and White Papers

NEW Pushed by REV, ConEd tests new utility business models in New York
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 4/2017
Description: The nation's largest city is the proving ground for a slate of REV pilot projects aimed at modernizing operations and diversifying revenue

NEW How California lawmakers plan to align renewable generation with power demand
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 3/2017
Description: Two new bills present distinct approaches in matching wind and solar output with electricity load

NEW How climate change will stress the grid and what ISOs are doing about it
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 3/2017
Description: Global warming is expected to increase peak demand and extreme weather events, but new grid planning practices can help ensure power reliability.

NEW Herding cats: California PUC President Picker on the new DER Action Plan
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 02/2017
Description: A new regulatory roadmap aims to guide the power sector into the distributed energy future, but is everyone along for the ride?

NEW ACEEE: Demand response can save 10% off peak demand - if utilities use it
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 02/2017
Description: Utility Dive brief on new analysis from the Amercian Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy.

NEW Going local: How CPS Energy harnessed 100 MW of DSM with a smart thermostat program
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 02/2017
Description: Local partnerships, social media and a hefty rebate helped CPS rapidly grow customer interest in its demand response program.

NEW DistribuTECH 2017: Why utilities are skeptical about transactive energy
Author: Gavin Bade  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 02/2017
Description: Blockchain-based power trading on the distribution system has captured the imagination of many in the power sector - just not the companies at its center

NEW California's Grid Geeks: Flattening the 'duck curve'
Author: Gregory C. Staple  Publication: Grid Geeks  Date: 01/2017
Description: What does it take to reliably operate a very large and very green electric grid?

NEW What Australia's DER revolution can teach US utilities about the age of Trump
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 01/2017
Description: When federal support for clean energy faltered, Australian states took the lead on the power sector transformation.

How aggregated DERs are becoming the new demand response
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 07/2016
Description: Grid operators are designing new markets and mechanisms to get reliability and flexibility from aggregated distributed energy resources.

DER providers push for more cost data as NY utilities issue distribution plans under REV
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 07/2016
Description: As utilities transition to their role as platform providers, some worry their plans are short on actionable system information

The DER pivot: Grid Edge Forum illustrates utility shift toward a distributed grid
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 06/2016
Description: Momentum is gathering behind a utility sector turn to distributed energy resources, conference attendees said.

C&I DR growth slowing, but more opportunities could emerge from the utility sector
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 06/2016
Description: A new report from Navigant says residential DR is growing faster than C&I sector

EnerNOC's utility customer engagement business up for sale
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 06/2016
Description: EnerNOC revealed it would sell its utility customer engagement business, and will need to reduce its North American workforce by about 5%.

Successful DR integration in wholesale markets depends on location
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 06/2016
Description: Reforming regulations and seizing business opportunities could also help grid operators and utilities integrate DR

Oracle to buy Opower for $532M
Author: David Savenije  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 05/2016
Description: Press release signals an end Opower's rollercoaster startup story.

For grid flexibility, utilities pushed to think beyond gas plants and storage
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 04/2016
Description: There are more cost-effective methods to enhance the power system's responsiveness.

How utilities can boost customer savings by marrying efficiency and DR programs
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 04/2016
Description: A new Navigant report says demandside management spending will rise to $1.2 billion in 2025

The Extermination of BUGs from the U.S. Electricity Market
Author: Frank Lacey  Publication: em-The Magazine for Environmental Managers-A&WMA  Date: 03/2016
Description: Two opinions issued from the DC Circuit Court in a span of less than one year could have major implications for the electricity and environmental communities.

'Game-ifying' demand response: How one utility tries to keep DR programs fresh for customers
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 03/2016  Description: Baltimore Gas & Electric combines traditional & behavioral demand response to capture 725 MW

DER and Analytics
Author: Dave Connaker, General Manager, Analytics & MDM Solutions  Publication: Landis+GYr  Date: 02/2016
Description: How new analytics platforms are meeting the critical need to manage distributed energy resources?

What the Supreme Court decision on FERC Order 745 means for DR and DERs
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 02/2016  Description: Legal certainty will allow grid operators to focus on integrating DR into their market structures

Demand Response - The Road Ahead
Author: Project designed and facilitated by Dan Delurey,President, Wedgemere Group  Date: 01/2016
Description: Report identifies a number of objectives for DR that need to be addressed, why each was chosen, what the challenges in addressing them are, what the expectations are as to what is and will be happening, and the group's recommendations to policymakers, practitioners and stakeholders.

Addressing DR Duality:Providers seek uniform policies in new strategy report
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 01/2016  Description: Demand response's potential as both a load modification and supply resource can make deployment more challenging

The Solar Divide
Author: Steve Isser and Bob King  Publication: Public Utilities Fortnightly  Date: 12/2015  Description: The regulatory paradigm is in the fray - Demand Response on appeal before the U.S. Supreme Court.

How California is bringing DER aggregation to wholesale markets
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 11/2015  Description: San Diego Gas & Electric was hoping to receive 2 MW of bids in a recent demand response pilot auction, and wound up with more than three times that.

Oregon saddles up to implement trailblazing energy storage mandate
Author: Herman K. Trabish  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 11/2015  Description: Oregon's mandate is the second in the nation, but novel in the guidance it gives to regulators on how to value storage.

The future of behavioral demand response: Utilities warm to a bullish new market
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 11/2015  Description: Analysts find BDR consistent, making it easier for utilities to jump on board.

CPower offers C&I free energy app, DR integration
Author: SGT Staff  Publication: Smart Grid Today  Date: 11/2015  Description: App offers real-time view of customers' energy load connection into the ISO markets

How aggregated storage can help utilities create a 'new kind of demand response'
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 9/2015  Description: Grouping customer-sited storage offers a world of new demand management opportunities.

A review of demandside management business models in the electricity market
Author: Mahdi Behrangrad, Panasonic Energy Solutions   Publication: Elsevier  Date: 9/2015  Description: A review of how proliferation of smart grid infrastructure,distributed generation,intermittent renewable energy resources and energy storage devices has affected DSM business models

Demand Response Moves to the Mainstream
Author: Ed Thomas  Publication: Excerpted from EnergyBiz magazine  Date: 6/2015  Description: According to the Peak Load Management Association, within the next 5 years the role of demand response will shift from that of understudy to key player.

Virtual power plants: Moving beyond demand response to an integrated solution
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 6/2015  Description: Finding ways to quickly aggregate many flexible loads can help utilities magnify their DSM capabilities.

Supreme Court to Hear FERC Order 745 Case Over Demand Response Rules
Author: Davide Savenije  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 5/2015  Description: The U.S. Supreme Court has decided that it will hear the case over Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Order 745.

The Evolution of Demand Response in the PJM Wholesale Market
Authors: PJM Interconnect Staff  Publisher: PJM  Date: 1/2015  Description: PJM Interconnection remains committed to finding ways to preserve the value that demand response provides to both the system and market operations

Supreme Court Appeal on FERC Order 745 Leaves Demand Response in Limbo
Authors: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 1/2015  Description: Editorial on the Obama administration's filing of an appeal to the Supreme Court to uphold FERC Order 745

Putting Demand Response to Work for California
Authors: Michael Panfil and James Fine  Publication: Environmental Defense Fund  Date: 1/2015  Description: California is overhauling how it makes, moves and uses electricity

Despite Court Setback, Demand Response is Here to Stay
Author: Claire Cameron  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 7/2014  Description: Opinions about how court decision will affect Demand Response

Proof That Demand Response Is All Grown Up Now
Author: Jesse Berst  Publication: Smart Grid News  Date: 6/2014  Description: How demand response evolved from reactive tool to active energy management solution.

The existential threat to demand response
Author: Mike Gordon  Publication: Smart Grid News  Date: 6/2014  Description: A recent order curtailing FERC's ability to oversee demand response (DR) could have a chilling effect on the sector.

FERC's Demand Response Strategy Hits a Snag
Author: Sharon Jacobs  Publication: The Energy Collective  Date: 6/2014  Description: D.C. Circuit Vacates Order 745 in Electric Power Supply Association v. FERC

The State of Demand Response: 5 Utilities Share Their Perspectives
Author: Davide Savenije  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 4/2014  Description: Duke, Xcel, PG&E, BGE and TEP talk about demand response's role in the ongoing energy transition.

California's new building code is good for Google... but dangerous for utilities
Author: Jesse Berst  Publication: Smart Grid News  Date: 4/2014  Description: How California's new code together with OpenADR may work toward edging out utilities as the customers' primary energy partners.

Demand Response: Renewable Resource for the Next Decade
Author: Jessica Kennedy  Publication: yourenergyblog.com  Date: 2/2014  Description: Even as reports of an ever improving smart grid and infrastructure enhancements roll in, the amount of electric load managed by demand response (DR) programs grows

Utilities: Time to get ready for the smart buildings wave
Author: Jesse Berst  Publication: Smart Grid News  Date: 2/2014  Description: As if utilities didn't already have enough to prepare for, a burgeoning smart buildings trend is sending another wave of change their way

Honeywell Wi-Fi Thermostats Allow Homeowners to Connect to DR Savings
Author: Ron Chebra  Publication: Smart Grid News  Date: 1/2014  Description: The acquisition's impact on utilities and six ways they might cash in on the NEST's capabilities

Five Trends Defining the Demand Response Market Today
Author: Davide Savenije  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 11/2013  Description: One take on results of PLMA and Skipping Stone survey of industry leaders in anticipation of the PLMA's fall conference

FERC Chairman Explains Why Utilities Must Adapt or Die
Author: Davide Savenije  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 10/2013  Description: Remarks from keynote address at the National Summit on Integrating Energy Efficiency & Smart Grid

What Google's NEST acquisition could mean for utilities
Author: Aaron Parker, Honeywell  Publication: Honeywell PR  Date: 10/2013  Description: Honeywell announces a full line of Wi-Fi thermostats to enable homeowners to connect with their utility and receive incentives for trimming electricity use.

Preparing the Grid for Renewable Resources
Author: Gail Freddo, SDG&E Transmission Planning  Publication: San Diego Gas & Electric
Date: 10/2013  Description: San Diego Gas & Electric Tries to Model the Impact of Intermittency in 2020, Today

Wholesale Energy Markets Administered by PJM Interconnection, LLC
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM Website  Date: 10/2013  Description: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about PJM's Wholesale Electricity Markets

Demand Response as a Power System Resource
Authors: Doug Hurley, Paul Peterson, and Melissa Whited, Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)  Publication: Synapse Energy Economics, Inc.  Date: 5/2013  Description: RAP report on Program Designs, Performance, and Lessons Learned in the United States

Charting the DSM Sales Slump
Author: Ahmad Faruqui and Erik Schultz, The Brattle Group  Publication:   Date: 05/2013  Description: A survey of rate case methods for sales forecasting

Set and Forget
Author: Blake Young, Comverge  Publication: Fortnightly's Spark  Date: 05/2013  Description: Engagement and automation are expanding the role of DR.

5 Ideal Participants for Demand Response
Author: Sarah Battaglia, Energy Curtailment Specialists, Inc.  Publication: Demand Response News
Date: 03/2013  Description: Article outlining 5 organizations considered the best participants for DR

Electricity and Gas Markets Are Out Of Sync
Author: Peter Kelly-Detwiler  Publisher: Forbes  Date: 03/2013  Description: Discussion of the growing concern over the disconnect between the Natural Gas and Power markets.

Synchronizing the Gas and Power Markets
Authors: Greg Lander, Ross Malme, Peter Weigand, Skipping Stone  Date: 2/2013
Description: Proposed solutions to the potential hazards resulting from the daily timing differences between the gas and power markets.

Don't believe the Rhetoric - EPA's Emergency Backup Generator Ruling Protects the Environment
Author: Don DiCristofaro, Blue Sky Environmental  Publication: Enernoc's Energy SMART
Date: 02/2013  Description: Article explores U.S. EPA's final ruling on backup emergency generation

The Economics of Resource Adequacy
Author: Kevin Carden and Nick Wintermantel, Astrape Consulting  Publisher: DOE, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Date: 01/2013  Description: Economic resource adequacy assessments should take a comprehensive approach to calculating the trade-off between the cost of additional capacity and the economic benefit provided by those resources.

An Introduction to Demand Response
Author: Lacey Miller  Publisher: Demand Response
Date: 01/2013  Description: A high level overview of Demand Response with links to more information.

Defining the Product
Author: Donald Sipe, Pretiflaherty  Publication: Consumer Demand Response Initiative
Date: 1/2013  Description: Market Theory for an Essential Service and the Proper Role of Demand Response

Integration of DR - A Supply Side Approach
Author: Donald Sipe, Pretiflaherty  Publication: Consumer Demand Response Initiative  Date: 2012
Description: This paper presents a development of general DR principles into specific algorithms and settlement protocols for the supply side integration of DR into Day Ahead markets.

Demand Growth and the New Normal
Authors: Ahmad Faruqui and Eric Shultz   Publication: Fortnightly Magazine   Date: 12/2012
Description: Five forces are putting the squeeze on electricity consumption.

Our National Energy Policy:Post Election Prospects and Challenges
Author: Our National Energy Policy.Org    Date: 12/2012
Description: Transcript of energy policy discussion upon entering this post-election year.

DR Quick Assessment Tool
Author: DRRC Staff  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 11/2012
Description: White paper explaining the DR Quick Assessment Tool's development and purpose

New Business Incubators
Author: Sarah Murray  Publication: Financial Times  Date: 11/2012
Description: Put heads together for clean thinking

Rent Out Your Hot Button
Author: David Pogue  Publication: Scientific American  Date: 11/2012
Description: Get your thermostat a digital remote control

How We Could Blow the Energy Boom
Author: Jeffrey Leonard, Global Environment Fund   Publication: The Washington Monthly  Date: 11/2012
Description: This author warns that although poised to break free of its energy crisis, the U.S. is threatened by its overstrained electrical grid.

Bill Hogan - Unbundled
Author: John A. Bewick, Fortnightly   Publication: Fortnightly Magazine   Date: 11/2012
Description: Interview with William Hogan, Raymond Plank Professor of Energy Policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government

Demand Response Is Here to Stay
Author: Gene Wolf   Publication: Transmission & Distribution World   Date: 10/2012
Description: Technology has finally begun to catch up to the concepts that predate the term "smart grid."

Open ADR Initial Products
Author: DRRC Staff  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 9/2012
Description: Open ADR Alliance announcement re the first deployment of OpenADR-certified devices from a number of members

Integrating Smart Distributed Energy Resources with Distribution Management Systems
Author: EPRI Staff  Publisher: Electric Power Research Institute  Date: 09/2012
Description: Discussion of the impact of distributed resources and their management on the smart grid and future technologies.

A New Twist in the Energy Efficiency Story
Author: Elisa Wood  Publication: Real Energy Writers  Date: 8/2012
Description: Article about a unique plug-in load management application

Aggregating Tiny Loads
Author: Phil Carson  Publication: Intelligent Utility  Date: 8/2012
Description: Customers enjoy low hanging fruit with secondary benefits for utility

MISO May Consider More DR as Coal Fleet Shrinks
Author: JP Finlay  Publication: SNL Generation Market Week  Date: 7/2012
Description: EPA rules combine with market factors to force utilities and power plant owners inside the Midwest ISO to make significant changes to their generation fleets

EPA Proposes Expanded DR Exemption in Engine Air Rule
Author: Bobby McMahon  Publication: Inside EPA's Clean Energy Report   Date: 6/2012
Description: EPA proposes to boost the duration internal combustion engines can operate under DR programs.

States Encourage Demand Response
Author: Cathy Swirbul  Publication: T&D World  Date: 6/2012
Description: Article asserts that the regulatory policies currently in place are one roadblock to expanding DR programs on a large scale

FERC Seeks to Improve Demand Response Performance
Publication: Inside EPA's Clean Energy Report  Date: 5/2012
Description: A FERC proposal to verify the amount of DR underscores the ability of the resources to maintain grid reliability

FERC Seeks to Improve Demand Response Performance As a Reliability Tool
Author: Inside EPA's Clean Energy Report    Date: 5/2012
Description: Proposal adopts measurement and verification (M&V) standards to track the amount of DR on the system.

LEED Credit for DR Spurs Win-Win-Win
Author: Chris Curtland  Publication: Buildings  Date: 4/2012
Description: LEED Pilot Credit Library is updated for DR

Power Down with Demand Response
Author: Jennie Morton  Publication: Buildings  Date: 2/2012
Description: Article proclaiming that the advantages of demand response are far-reaching with few downsides

Electric Grid in Texas Faces Multiple Challenges
Author: Kate Galbraith, Texas Tribune  Publication: Texas Tribune  Date: 12/2011
Description: Article on Challenges for ERCOT System Operators

Demand Response Is Compelling for the Commercial Sector
Authors: Peter Weigand & Ross Malme, Skipping Stone  Publication: Peak Load Management Association  Date: 11/2011
Description: Article on the value of Demand Response for the Commercial Buildings

Implementation Proposal for National Action Plan for Demand Response
Authors: FERC & U.S. Department of Energy   Date: 7/2011
Description: Implementation proposal presented to Congress the staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the U.S. Department of Energy.

Automated Demand Response
Author: Donald Rickey   Publication: Transmission & Distribution World   Date: 6/2011
Description: Efforts to put energy to better use are paying dividends as we gain efficiencies through monitoring and control technology.

DR & Smart Grid Coalition Applauds Bill on Consumer Rights
Author: Global Warming Focus editors   Publication: Global Warming Focus   Date: 6/2011
Description: New legislation in the Senate to empower consumers to better manage their energy use

DR Pushes Down Eastern PJM Capacity Prices
Author: Jeff Beattie   Publication: The Energy Daily   Date: 5/2011
Description: DR dampens capacity prices in the eastern Mid-Atlantic

PJM's Revised DR Compensation
Author: Marcy Crane  Publication: SNL Energy Finance Daily  Date: 5/2011
Description: White paper regarding the mixed reviews on PJM's revised demand response compensation plan

Open Automated DR Implementations
Author: DRRC Staff  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 2/2011
Description: White paper on acceptance of the OpenADR specification by energy management and controls systems vendors

Open Automated DR Open Source Toolkit
Author: DRRC Staff  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 2/2011
Description: White paper describing toolkit developed in collaboration with commercial energy-sector software developer UISOL

Open ADR Achieves National Success
Author: DRRC Staff  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 2/2011
Description: White paper discussion of Open Automated Demand Response

Shifting Balance of Power Between Buildings and Electric Markets
Authors: Peter Weigand, Ross Malme and Laura Curran  Publication: Skipping Stone  Date 2010
Description: Skipping StoneArticle on Commercial Buildings interaction with Smart Grid and Utilities

A Soldier Fighting an Epic Battle for Demand Response
Author: Lynn Doa  Publication: SNL - Energy Power Week - Canada  Date: 9/2010
Description: FERC Chairman Wellinghoff, is an outspoken advocate for DR

Demand Response 2.0
Authors: Ross Malme, Skipping Stone; Phil Davis, Schneider Electric; Jessica Stromback,VaasaETT Global Energy Think Tank  Publication: Fortnightly's Spark  Date: 8/2010   Description: White paper on emergence of Demand Response 2.0.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission National Action Plan on Demand Response
Authors: FERC Staff  Publisher: FERC  Date: 6/2010  Description: A National Action Plan intended to be an action plan for the nation for implementation by states, localities, and regions.

Open ADR Dynamic Pricing
Authors: G. Ghatikar, J.L. Mathieu, M.A. Piette, LBNL; E. Koch, D. Hennage, Akuacom  Sponsored by: LBNL
Date: 6/2010   Description: White paper discussion of open ADR Dynamic Pricing technologies

DR Subdues New England LMPs After 6 Plants Quickly Lost
Author: Peter Marri   Publication: SNL Energy Power Daily  Date: 6/2010
Description: Demand response helped balance the real-time market in New England

Not All DR Aggregators Need FERC's Okay to Charge Market-Based Rates
Author: Marcy Cran  Publication: SNL Energy Power Week Canada  Date: 1/2010
Description: According to the commission, its definition of demand response changed when it issued a final rule, Order 719 (RM07-19, AD07-7).

Advancing Automated Demand Response Technology
Author: Steven Bushby and David Holmberg, ASHRAE  Publication: ASHRAE Transactions  Date: 9/2009
Description: White paper on Automating Demand Response

LBNL Demand Response Valuation Frameworks
Author: G. Heffner, Global Energy Associates  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Date: 2/2009  Description: White paper on Demand Response valuation key elements and methods.
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II. Presentations

NEW DER Initiatives and Regulations Webinar
Presenters: ScottMadden, ConEdison, SCE, and SEPA  Sponsors: The 51st State & Smart Electric Power Alliance
Date: 3/2017  Description: Integration & Regulatory Initiatives in NY & CA

EV Load Management
Presenter: Eric Mallia, GM, Fleetcarma  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Discussion of how to manage extra load on grid from electric vehicles

Beyond the Pilot
Presenter: Nick Corsetti, National Grid  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Using Smart Energy Solutions to Shape Future Customer Engagement and Demand Response

Beat the Peak
Presenter: Catherine Powers, ODEC  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Expanding DR Beyond Hardware with Communication and Behavior

Demand Response Management Systems
Presenter: Brett Feldman, Principal Research Analyst, Navigant  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: An overview of DRMS trends from Navigant Research

PECO Demand Respnse Management System
Presenter: Diana C. Breziner, PECO DR Program Mgr  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Discussion of PECO's new DR program for resi and small business customers

NVEnergy Demand Respnse Management Systems
Presenter: NVEnergy  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Discussion of NVEnergy's DRMS

NCEMC's Use of the Ecobee3 for Demand Response
Presenter: Jim Musilek, Dir Grid Modernaization, NCElectric  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Results of North Carolina Electric Cooperatives' Ecobee Demonstation Pilot

Winter Demand Response
Presenter: David Urquhart, New Brunswick Power  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Discussion of Energie NB Power's winter DR programs

Demand Response - Beyond the Air Conditioner
Presenter: Ram Narayanamurthy, EPRI   Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Discussion of EPRI's Smart Thermostat Collaborative

Strategies for Successfully Implementing Price-based DR
Presenter: Steve Hambric, SVP, Comverge & Caroline Stickel, Energy Select Team Lead, Gulf Power
Conference: Fall PLMA  Date: 11/2016  Description: Retailer and Utility views of Price-based DR Program Strategies

Customer Perspective on Demand Response
Presenter: Ian Peshel C.E.M, LEED Green Associate, Director of Facilities, City Furniture  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: How Demand Response Became the Cornerstone of City Furniture's Energy Efficiency Program

U. S. BYOT Report
Presenter: Seth Frader-Thompson, President, Energy Hub  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: The rise of Bring Your Own Technology

DR from an Aggregator's Perspective
Presenter: Jennifer Chamberlin, CPower  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Learnings from Integrating New Demand Response Mechanisms in California's Energy Markets

Missouri River Energy Services "Get the Load Down" DR Program
Presenter: Brad Lingen, MRES & Joseph E. Childs, Eaton  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Coordinated Demand Response marketing, challenges and long term approach

Flipping the Switch
Presenter: Olivia Patterson, Director, Data Science, Opinion Dynamics  Conference: Fall PLMA
Date: 11/2016  Description: Customer Behavior Matters when Optimizing DR Programs

Advantage Power Pricing
Presenter: Daniel Carr, Mgr Smart Grid Projects, PowerStream & Peter Steele-Mosey, Asso. Dir. Navigant Consulting
Conference: Fall PLMA  Date: 11/2016  Description: Empowering Voluntary DR with Rates and Technology

The Case for Transactive Energy Demand Response Relative to Current Practice
Presenter: Prof. Amro M. Farid, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth  Conference: Demand Response World Forum
Date: 10/2016  Description: A Comparative Techno-Economic Asessment

Green Button Connect
Presenter: Amy Costadone, PG&E  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: PG&e's Share My Data platform for releasing customer authorized data to 3rd parties

Doosan GridTech
Presenter: David Kaplan, Doosan GridTech  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Discussion of electric distribution grid management systems

Go Electric
Presenter: Darrin Moorman, Go Electric  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Introduction to LYNC DR, an advanced UPS that delivers facility & grid energy services

Battery Storage plus Solar PV
Presenter: Dean Moretton, Adaptive Microgrids  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Economics for Distribution Grid

Combined Capacity Asset Performance Project
Presenter: Dick Munson, EDF  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: A pilot program to find ways to preserve and enhance the role of DR in the PJM capacity performance market

Demand Response and DER Market Case Studies
Presenter: Ishtiaq A Chisti, P.E., Consultant  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Emerging DR Markets and Technologies: Innovations for Grid Modernization

Leveraging OpenADR and Open Standards for DER Applications
Presenter: James Mater, QualityLogic  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: More case studies for OPenADR in DER Integration

Maximizing the Value of Distributed Energy Resources with Smart Energy Networks
Presenters: Paul Liotsakis, Customer Programs Mgr, Marin Clean Energy (MCE) and Jeffrey Norman, VP Industry Solutions, AutoGrid  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016  Description: California DER Pilot

Valuation of PV and Distributed Energy Resources within Distribution Networks
Presenter: John Dirkman,P.E., Nexant  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Understanding potential for DER value

ActionDR
Presenter: John Gleason, Bidgely  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Demand Response made Simple, Effective and Fun

Next Generation Microgrids
Presenter: Justin Connell, CEEMC  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Simplified Microgrid for Maximum Effectiveness and Efficiency; Operationally and Financially

NEW The Essential Role of Next Gen EE
Presenter: Maria Fields, Joule Assets  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Comprehensive Retrofits through a financed, performance-based approach

Green Button Panel Presentation
Presenter: Martha Amram, Ph.D, CEO WattzOn  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Introduction to Wattzon's solution offerings

Reimagining Energy Engagement
Presenters: May Moy and Amena Ali, National Grid  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Strategies Driving Success in Demand Response Case Study

Leveraging OpenADR and Open Standards for DER Applications
Presenter: QualityLogic Inc.  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: A look at use cases for OpenADR

Operationalizing DR/DER in Modern Power Markets and Utility Systems
Presenters: Paul Wyman, General Mgr, Smart Grid, LM Energy and Doug Sansom, Dir. Wholesale Origination, NRG Energy, Inc.  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: A look at how technology integration is becoming essential to success

Greenlots
Presenter: Rachel Moses, Greenlots  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Intrduction to a developer of intelligent solutions for the charging of electric vehicles.

Energy Data & Green Button
Presenter: Sasha Sud, MaRS  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: New data access and sharing system from MaRS

A Better Building IoT
Presenter: Steve Nguyen, Sr. Director - Marketing, BuildingIQ  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: How BuildingIQ is improving IoT for buildings

Keeping Options Open
Presenter: Wendy Brummer, Customer Energy Solutions, DR PG&E  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Residential Program & Technology Experiments in Light of a Tenuous Environment

Modernizing Markets: State of the States
Presenter: Cameron Brooks, E9 Insight  Conference: Demand Response World Forum  Date: 10/2016
Description: Innovative view of grid policy and drivers state by state

Transitioning from Demand Response to Distributed Energy Resources
Presenter: Ross Malme, Partner, Skipping Stone  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Primer on the shift from DR to DER including definitions, drivers, markets and implications

Evaluating Exposure Flexibility
Presenter: Alex Papalexopoulos,PhD, CEO ECCO International  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Evaluating Exposure at Utility, Balancing Area And System Operator (Organized Market) Levels

Mechanisms in Restructured Markets
Presenter: Alex Papalexopoulos,PhD, CEO ECCO International  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Discussion of various flexibility mechanisms available for use in Restructured Markets

What Is Flexibility?
Presenter: Alex Papalexopoulos,PhD, CEO ECCO International  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: What is Flexibility and Why Is It a Big Issue All of a Sudden?

Revenue Opportunities for Flexible DERs
Presenter: Alex Papalexopoulos,PhD, CEO ECCO International and Tom Cook, Dir. Renewable Integration, ECCO  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016
Description: Discussion of various revenue opportunities involving flexible and fast response market strategies

Considering the Key Value Propositions of Flexible DERs
Presenter: Josh Rasin, Sacramento Municipal Utility District(SMUD)  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Examining Why Utilities Should Embrace Flexible Load DERs

Flexible Demand Response at SMUD
Presenter: Josh Rasin, Sacramento Municipal Utility District(SMUD)  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Why the Sacramento Municipal Utility District uses flexible DERs

Contollable Loads Case Sudy
Presenter: Kelly Murphy, Steffes Corporation  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Controllable loads study with battery storage information

Types of DERs
Presenter: Neil Alexander, Utility Services, Trane  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Discussion of types of DERs and customers

Adjustments to Convert Flex DER into Reality
Presenter:Tom Cook, Dir. Renewable Integration, ECCO International  Conference: EUCI Conference on Flexible & Fast Response Controllable Resources  Date: 10/2016  Description: Discussion of the adjustments required to convert the Flexible DER promise into reality?

PJM Renewables Integration Study
Authors: Ken Schuyler & Scott Baker, PJM; Richard Piwko & Gene Hinkle, GE Energy Consulting  Date: 10/2013
Description: A comprehensive renewable power integration study to investigate important and contemporary issues to meet the PJM RPS requirement of 20% and 30% by 2026

Enabling The Standard for Automated Demand Response
Presenter: Barry Haaser, Managing Director, OpenADR Alliance
Date: 10/2013  Description: All about OpenADR 2.0

Balancing Reliability Risks to Our Electricity Grid
Presenter: Ross Malme, Partner Skipping Stone
Date: 9/2013  Description: The Trifecta of Risk to Reliability

Connected Customer Value
Presenter: Denver Hinds, Energy R&D Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Date: 9/2013  Description: The Internet of Everything

Demand Response is Dead
Presenter: Bud Vos, CEO, Enbala  Date: 9/2013
Description: The Demand Response as we know it is dead

Determining Optimal DR Levels and Valuing DR as a Resource
Presenter: Matt Croucher, Dir. Demand Side Analytics, CPS Energy
Date: 9/2013  Description: Utility Portfolio Planning

DR, DERs and Reliability in the Evolving Grid
Presenter: Paul Wattles, Senior Analyst, Market Design & Development, ERCOT
Date: 9/2013  Description: The future of the grid in Texas

EDF's Vision for Demand Response
Presenter: James Fine, Director Energy Research, Environmental Defense Fund
Date: 9/2013  Description: EDF aims to use the power of the marketplace to speed the transition to clean energy

Grid Balancing for Wind & Solar
Presenter: Jim Price, Senior Advisor, Market Dev & Analysis, California ISO
Date: 9/2013  Description: Changing resource mix over the next 10 years presents new operational challenges

Grid Balancing for Wind & Solar - Water Heaters
Presenter: Joshua Rasin, Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Date: 9/2013  Description: Water heaters providing regulation allow conventional units to operate more efficiently

What Does the New Legislation for "Grid-Enabled Water Heaters" Mean?
Presenter: Keith Dennis, PE, Senior Principal End-use Standards National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Date: 9/2013  Description: Unlocking the Value of Residential Water Heaters as an Emerging Potential Tool for Grid Support

Managing and Optimizing DR and DER
Presenter: Behnam Danai, Senior Director Smart Grid Solution Architect, OATI
Date: 9/2013  Description: Dealing with increasing Levels of Renewables

Pricing, Programs and Products for Customer-Driven Demand Response
Presenter: Jamie Chesler, Senior Manager Business to Business Marketing, PG&E   Date: 9/2013
Description: Lessons learned through the mandate that all CA businesses must migrate to time-of-use rate plan

Shaping Policy to Value and Monetize DR Benefits and Incentivize Utility Adoption
Presenter: Katherine Hamilton, Executive Director Advanced Energy Management Alliance
Date: 9/2013  Description: AllianceEmpowering consumers through demand response.

The Economics of Demand Flexibility
Presenter: Mark Dyson, Senior Associate, Rocky Mountain Insitute  Date: 9/2013
Description: How "flexiwatts" create quantifiable value for customers and the grid

Utility Portfolio Planning: Determining Optimal DR Levels and Valuing DR as a Resource
Presenter: Greg Wikler, Navigant Consulting  Date: 9/2013
Description: Outline and definitions for EUCI Utility Portfolio Planning Session

Austin Energy Demand Response
Presenter: Scott Jarman, Austin Energy  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Texas Demand Response Case Studies

Big Data Energy Services
Presenter: Cade Burks, BDES  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Demand Response Practitioners' Perspective

Demand Response in ERCOT
Presenter: Commissioner Kenneth Anderson, Texas PUC  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013
Date: 4/2013  Description: A Regulator's Perspective

DR and Distributed Generation
Presenter: Audrey Zibelman  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Distributed Generation opportunities, benefits, and barriers

Demonstrating the use of Demand Response at Pecan Street, Inc.
Presenter: Colin Meehan, Policy Manager, EDF  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013
Date: 4/2013  Description: Environmental Defense project in Austin, TX

Public Power: Serving Municipal and Cooperative Utilities
Presenter: Bill Jackson, Jr., TVA  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Goodbye to TVA Direct Load Control Programs

G&T Perspective
Presenter: Eddie Webster, Great River Energy  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: DR and Load Management benefits for the distribution member

Electric Cooperative Perspective
Presenter: Brian Sloboda, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013
Date: 4/2013  Description: Conservation Voltage Regulation (CVR) discussion

DR from a Municipal Perspective
Presenter: Wayne Callender, CPS Energy  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: CPS Energy overview and DR program discussion

DR in ERCOT - A Precarious Moment
Presenter: Colin Meehan, EDF  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Examines Reliability Demand Response

Demand Response Market Research Results - April 2013
Presenter: Peter Weigand. Skipping Stone  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Aggregated responses of 80 PLMA participants

Demand Response Rule Changes for Emergency Generators
Presenter: Rick Counihan, EnerNOC  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Summary of RICE NESHAP and NSPS Rule Changes with regard to diesel emergency engines

Emerging Market for Grid-Interactive Water Heating
Presenter: Daniel Flohr, Sequentric  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Water Heaters for Virtual Storage Three Big Storage Challenges

ERCOT Demand Response Snapshot
Presenter: Paul Wattles, ERCOT  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Overview of the role of DR in ERCOT

ERCOT DSM Working Group Activities
Presenter: Tim Carter, Constellation NewEnergy  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Discussion of Demand Side Working Group Activities

ERCOT Policy Panel
Presenter: Amanda Frazier, Luminant  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Panel discussion around Reliability Reserves and Market Reserves in ERCOT

Grid-Interactive ETS Water Heating
Presenter: Steven Koep, Vaughn Thermal Corp.  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Adapting the Water Heater to Grid Interactive Control

How Retail Marketers are Reshaping DR
Presenter: Randy Palombi, Constellation  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Discussion of the value in integrating efficiency & load response with electric supply

Implementing OpenADR Standards
Presenter: Alex Habre, PJM Interconnection Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Technology Pilot for Price Responsive Demand

Integrating Distributed Resources into Optimal Portfolios (IDROP)
Presenter: Bill Kallock, Integral Analytics Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: IDROP maximizes value of RE Generation by controlling thermal storage

International Perspectives on DR
Presenter: Dennis Quinn, Joule Assets Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Smart Energy Demand Coalition (SEDC) - Collaborative industry approach for input, testimony, and language for best practices market design

Introduction to OpenADR
Presenter: Rich Philip, Duke Energy Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: An open, standardized interface, which allows providers to communicate DR signals directly to customers

NERC DADS
Presenter: Bob Collins, TRE Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Introduction to North American Reliability Corporation Demand Response Availability Data System

New Program Development and Launch
Presenter: Carl Besaw, SCE Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Southern California Edison's use of OpenADR in current and future programs

Optimizing the Energy Portfolio - The Customers Perspective
Presenter: John Elder, Acclaim Energy Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Giving the customer maximum value

Pacific Gas & Electric DR Programs
Presenter:Albert Chiu, PG&E Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Using Advanced Controllable Thermostats in ADR

Redefining How and When Consumers Use Electricity
Presenter:Jennifer Pulliam, TXU Energy Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Customer incentives to shift consumption away from peak demand periods.

Residential DR - A Retail Electric Provider's Perspective
Presenter:Derek Mauzy, Reliant Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Bringing value to the customer

The Smart Choice for Smart Response
Presenter:Laurie Wiegand-Jackson, North American Power Partners Conference: PLMA Spring 2013
Date: 4/2013  Description: Different states' approach to using Generation for DR

Implementing OpenADR 2.0
Author: Jim Boch, IPKeys Technologies  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Fast DR - How Important Is It?

DR and T&D Planning (PG&E)
Author: Ken Abreu, PG&E  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on PG&E's Perspective on DR for T&D Operations

DR- Next Directions and Priorities
Author: Omar Siddiqui, EPRI  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on technologies with greatest potential impact across next 10 years

DR and Wind Generation
Author: Lee Hall, BPA  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on the Challenges of having 50% of load served by Wind Generation

DR and Renewables Integration
Author: John Hernandez, PG&E  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: With all of the changes, what happens to grid operations?  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

BGE's Smart Energy Pricing Pilot
Author: Cheryl Hindes  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Will BGE customers reduce demand with a dynamic pricing program?

One Global Specialist in Energy Management
Author: Dave Hyland, Schneider Electric  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on Schneider's Active Energy Management Solutions

Demand Response and Renewables Integration
Author: Phil Lusk, City of Port Angeles  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation regarding renewables integration necessary to meet requirements of BPA's Balancing Authority

The Future of Demand Response at PG & E
Author: Steve Malnight, PG&E  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on demand response and the role of dynamic pricing

The Changing Utility Relationship: Customers and the Utility
Author: Carol Manson, SDG&E  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on the Utility move toward customer-centric relationships

DR Programs for Integration of Wind and Solar Energy
Author: Bruce Perlstein, Navigant  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on the use of DR programs for renewable energy integration in California

Low Energy and Demand Response Technologies
Author: Mary Ann Piette, LBNL  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Top 10 R&D success stories from Berkeley Lab  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

DR and T&D Planning
Author: Carol Hunter, Rocky Mountain Power  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Rocky Mountain Power presentation on opportunities and challenges for DR in T&D planning

The Curtailment Service Provider Business Model
Author: Stuart Schare, Navigant  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on the evolving roles of CSPs

Fast Automated DR Enables the Integration of Renewables
Author: Dave Watson, LBNL  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on the ancillary requirements of intermittent renewable resources

Integration and Optimization with T&D Planning
Author: Sarah Chatterjee, NV Energy  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: NV Energy presentation on DR collaboration with T&D planning

The Evolving Roles of CSPs
Author: Mark Martinez, SCE; Rich Philip, Duke Energy  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: How aggregators might unleash innovative resources and attract customers to DR.

Future of Demand Response at SMUD
Author: Craig Sherman, SMUD  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Sacramento Municipal Utility District's vision for demand response.

DR Market Design and the Regulatory Process
Moderator: Peter Weigand, Skipping Stone  Panelists: Rae McQuade, NAESB; Delphine Hou, CAISO, Jessica Bian, NERC
Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012  Description: Panel discussion around DR availability reporting and evolving Demand Response in the CAISO market

Capturing LEED Credits Through Demand Response
Presenters: Ross Malme and Bill Szekely, Skipping Stone, and Suzanne Abbott, USGBC, Massachusetts Chapter
Conference: Energy Smart 2012   Date: 10/2012  Description: Primer on USGBC's LEED DR Pilot Credit Program and certification

Demand Response Partnership Program
Presenters: US Green Building Council and Environmental Defense Fund  Date: 10/2012
Description: Presentation on two program tracks being offered by USGBC and EDF

Federal Regulations Affecting Demand Response
Moderator: Ross Malme (Skipping Stone Partner)   Panelists: Foroud Arsanjani (NEWR Energy), Jim McHugh (Skipping Stone) and Phil Davis (Schneider Electric)   Date: 7/2012  Description: PLMA Webinar regarding the effect of new federal regulations on distributed resources

Smart Energy Demand Coalition
Conference: Law of DR Conference   Date: 10/2011
Description: Presentation on the Smart Energy Demand Coalition and its findings

Benefits, Strategies, and Future of DR
Presenters: Mary Ann Piette, Sila Kiliccote, LBNL; Ed Saribey, PG&E  Publisher: DR Research Center  Date: 3/2011
Description: Overview of ADR, Technologies, Strategies, Case Studies, Tools and the Future

DR Technologies, Strategies, and Case Studies
Presenters: Mary Ann Piette, Sila Kiliccote, Dave Watson, Rish Ghatikar, LBNL  Publisher: DR Research Center
Date: 3/2011  Description: An overview of Demand Response

DR Tools
Presenter: Sila Kiliccote, LBNL  Publisher: DR Research Center  Date: 3/2011
Description: PG&E's InterACT System, DR Automation Server and Assessment Tool

Pacific Gas & Electric 2009 DR Programs Presentation
Presenter: Osman Sezgen  Sponsor: PG&E  Date: 11/2009
Description: More efficient, inexpensive, and environmentally friendly alternatives to using capacity to support peak demand.

Open ADR Communications
Presenters: Sila Kiliccote, Mary Anne Piette, Girish Ghatikar, LBNL; Ed Koch, Dan Hennage, Akuacom; John Hernandez, Albert Chiu, Osman Sezgen, PG&E; John Goodin, CALISO  Publisher: Grid-Interop
Date: 11/2009  Description: Demand Response for Wholesale Ancillary Services

Direct vs. Facility Centric Control for DR
Presenters: Ed Koch, Akuacom  Publisher: Grid-Interop  Date: 11/2009
Description: DR for Multiple Building Companies

Prioritizing Persistence - Approaches and Technologies that Enable Lasting Results
Presenters: Jessica Granderson, Mary Ann Piette, Girish Ghatikar, Phillip Price, LBNL
Conference: 17th National Conference on Building Commissioning   Date: 7/2009
Description: Building Energy Information System Technologies

Benefits of Residential Dynamic Pricing
Panelists: Drema Hughes, TECO; David Eggart, Gulf Power; Mike Ratliff, Comverge
Sponsor: Comverge  Date: 7/2009  Description: Dynamic pricing panel discussion

Assessment Tool for Small Buildings
Presenter: Jim Braun, Purdue University  Date: 5/2008
Description: Tool Objectives, Updates, Demonstration, and Future Work

Advanced Demand Responsive Lighting
Host: Francis Rubinstein  Publisher: DRRC Tech Advisory Group  Date: 8/2007
Description: Presentation on reliability and predictability of dimmable lighting for DR

 

 

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III. Research and Market Reports

NEW Maximizing the Locational Value of Distributed Energy Resources
Authors: Alex Eller & Anissa Dehamna  Publisher: Navigant  Date: 3/2017
Description: How Three Utilities Are Using Software to Overcome Distributed Energy Resource Integration Challenges

NEW 2025 California Demand Response Potential Study
Authors: LBNL Staff, E3 Staff and Nexant Staff  Publisher: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 3/2017
Description: Charting California's Demand Response Future

Taking Advantage of the Disruption at the Grid Edge
Authors: Blue Pillar Staff  Publisher: Blue Pillar  Date: 2/2017
Description: A Look at the Chaos Behind-the-Meter within the C&I Sector

Distributed Energy Resources Roadmap for New York's Wholesale Electricity Markets
Authors: Scott Madden and Smart Electric Power Alliance  Publisher: The 51st State  Date: 02/2017
Description: A Report by the New York Independent System Operator

The Utility View of Achieving Agility in the Distributed Energy Era Through a Holistic and Flexible Digitalization Approach
Author: zpryme and Siemens  Publisher: Siemens  Date: 01/2017
Description: When utilized effectively, DERs can create benefits for both utilities and their customers.

NEW Distributed Energy Resources Integration
Authors: New York ISO staff  Publisher: NYISO  Date: 12/2016
Description: Policy, Technical, and Regulatory Perspectives from New York and California

NEW 2015 California Demand Response Potential Study
Authors: LBNL Staff, E3 Staff and Nexant Staff  Publisher: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 11/2016
Description: Final Draft Study Results

Efficiency and the Low-Carbon Future
Author: Steve Isser, Ph.D.,  Publication: SPEER (South-central Partnership for Energy Efficiency as a Resource)  Date: 03/2016
Description: This paper illustrates that there is a large reservoir of untapped energy efficiency savings available in Texas at costs that are less than the full cost of electricity (both the wholesale price and transmission and distribution).

Demand Response: Key to California's Clean Energy Economy
Authors: Michael Panfil and James Fine  Publisher: Environmental Defense Fund  Date: 1/2015
Description: Analysis of the evolution of CA energy mix and how DR can be properly categorized, valued, and accounted for in the shift to clean-energy solutions.

Carbon Dioxide Reductions from Demand Response
Authors: Navigant Consulting Staff  Prepared for: Advanced Energy Management Alliance  Date: 11/2014
Description: The modeling effort examines three markets: the PJM Interconnection(PJM), the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO), and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT).

DR 2.0
Author: Paul De Martini, Newport Consulting  Publisher: Association for Demand Response and Smart Grid
Date: 7/2013  Description: The evolution of the potential use of customers' flexible distributed energy resources to provide a greater set of services to markets and transmission and distribution operations.

Demand Response and Energy Efficiency Roadmap: Maximizing Preferred Resources
Authors: California Independent System Operator Corporation staff   Publisher: California ISO  Date: 6/2013
Description: The ISO envisions demand response and energy efficiency becoming integral, dependable and predictable resources that support a reliable, environmentally sustainable electric power system.

2012 Load Response Activity Report
Author: James McAnany, PJM Staff  Publisher: PJM Web Site  Date: 4/2013
Description: Report on resources and participation in PJM Load Response Programs

2012 Economic DR Performance Report
Author: PJM Interconnection Staff  Publisher: PJM Web Site  Date: 3/2013
Description: Analysis of Economic DR participation in the PJM wholesale energy market after the implementation of Order 745

An Assessment of Analytical Capabilities, Services, and Tools for Demand Response
Authors: Andrew Satchwell and Charles Goldman,LBNL; Hossein Haeri and Mark Lesiw,The Cadmus Group  Publisher: FERC
Date: 2/2013  Description: Report on the findings and conclusions of the DR Tools and Methods Working Group

Policies for a Modern and Reliable U.S. Electric Grid
Author: Energy Project Staff  Publisher: BiPartisan Policy Center  Date: 2/2013
Description: Findings and recommendations from the BPC's Electric Grid Initiative, a yearlong effort to develop policy recommendations that enhance the efficiency and reliability of the U.S. electric grid.

The Future of Utility Customer-Funded Energy Efficiency Programs in the United States
Author: Galen L. Barbose, Charles A. Goldman, Ian M. Hoffman, Megan Billingsley  Publisher: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories  Date: 1/2013  Description: projections of future spending on, and savings from, energy efficiency programs funded by electric and gas utility customers in the United States, under three scenarios through 2025

2012 Emergency DR Performance Report
Author: PJM Interconnection Staff  Publisher: PJM Web Site  Date: 12/2012
Description: Analysis of Emergency DR participation in the PJM Wholesale Energy Market

ADS Report on Program Design Lessons Learned
Publisher: Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid (ADS)  Date: 12/2012
Description: Lessons learned in DR Program Design from 80 different DR practitioners

Integrating Smart Distributed Energy Resources with Distribution Management
Publisher: Electric Power Research Institute  Date: 9/2012
Description: An EPRI Overview on Managing Distributed Energy Resources
Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

2012 Scorecard for Retail Choice
Author: Nat Treadway, DEFG  Publisher: DEFG  Date: 12/2012
Description: Annual Baseline Assessment of Choice in Canada and the United States.

Deregulated Electricity in Texas
Author: R.A. "Jake" Dyer   Publication: Texas Coalition for Affordable Power   Date: 12/2012
Description: A History of Retail Competition   Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

FERC Assessment of DR and Advanced Metering
Author: FERC Staff, Team Lead: David Kathan  Publication: FERC  Date: 12/2012
Description: Information provided by survey respondents to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) 2012 Demand Response and Advanced Metering Survey.

Demand Response Providing Ancillary Services
Authors: Jason MacDonald, Peter Cappers, Sila Kiliccote, LBNL and Duncan Callaway, UC Berkley
Presented at: Grid-Interop 2012  Date: 12/2012  Description: A Comparison of Opportunities and Challenges in the US Wholesale Markets

US Demand Response Market Research
Author: Ross Malme, Skipping Stone  Sponsor: Skipping Stone  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on Market Evolvement and Growth Drivers

PLMA Fall 2012 Market Research Results
Author: Peter Weigand, Skipping Stone  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Results of Demand Response Market Research Survey conducted at PLMA Fall 2012 conference

2012 NERC Long Term Reliability Assessment
Publisher: North American Electric Reliability Council  Date: 11/2012
Description: An independent view of the 10-year reliability outlook for the North American bulk power system
Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

NEISO FAQ Real Time Price Response
Author: Independent System Operator New England   Date: 10/2012  Description: Q&A report describing NEISO Real Time Response program.

PJM Demand Response Fact Sheet
Author: PJM Interconnection  Date: 10/2012  Description: Brief overview of PJM's DR opportunities

ERCOT's Challenges and Opportunities
Author: Trip Doggett, ERCOT CEO  Date: 8/2012  Description: Details on Demand Response in Texas

As Capacity Markets Mature, Experts Predict More DR Growth
Author: J. P. Finlay   Publication: SNL Generation Market Week  Date: 7/2012
Description: Comverge CEO Blake Young at ADS National Town Meeting in Washington, D.C

Demand Response Drivers
Authors: Kelly Smith, Johnson Controls; Ryan Hledik, Brattle Group  Publication: Public Utilities Fortnightly
Date: 1/2012  Description: DR has become an important part of today's power systems and smart grid of the future

NERC 2012 State of Reliability
Author: NERC Staff  Publisher: North American Electric Reliability Corp.  Date: 5/2012  Description: State of Reliability of Generation, Transmission, and Demand Response Programs of North American Electrical Systems

PLMA Spring 2012 Survey Report
Author: Skipping Stone Staff  Sponsor: Skipping Stone  Date: 5/2012
Description: Results of Demand Response Market Research Survey conducted at PLMA Spring 2012 conference

ADS Report on DR Program Design and Implementation
Author: ADS Staff   Publisher: Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid   Date: 12/2011
Description: Lessons Learned by DR Practitioners

FERC Backs PJM in Feud with Aggregators Over DR Rules
Author: George Lobsenz   Publication: The Energy Daily   Date: 11/2011
Description: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has accepted a proposal by PJM to tighten its rules for measuring demand-side reductions.

TVA Demand Response
Author: Butch Massey, TVA Demand Response Update  Publication: Peak Load Management Association
Date: 11/2011  Description: Presentation on Tennessee Valley Authority Demand Response

6 Big Data Lies
Author: Mike Healey Publication: Information Week Reports  Date: 6/2011
Description: Survey to To determine whether or not organizations are pulling in the right information,how they're employing that information, and the tools being used.  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

PG&E Application for Demand Response Programs & Budgets
Author: CA PUC Filing  Date: 4/2011 Description: Application of PG&E for Approval of DR Programs for 2012-2014

FERC Approves New DR Products in PJM
Author: George Lobsenz   Publication: The Energy Daily  Date: 2/2011
Description: PJM asserts need for new products to enhance the usefulness of demand response offered in its capacity market

Critics Say FERC Plan Overpays For DR
Author: Jeff Beattie  Publication: The Energy Daily  Date: 5/2010
Description: Pros and cons of FERC proposed requirement that power customers who voluntarily cut demand be paid the full LMP that generators receive for power sales at the same time.

Panelists Disagree on DR Compensation Rules
Author: Glenn Boshar  Publication: SNL Energy Power Daily  Date: 9/2010
Description: Technical conference participants sharply disagreed on how the costs of demand response should be allocated.

ERCOT Emergency Interruptible Load Service
Author: Kent Saathoff  Date: 11/2008  Description: Status Presentation to ERCOT Directors

Capacity Payments in Imperfect Electricity Markets
Author: Paul L. Joskow  Publication: MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research
Date: 3/2008 Description: We now understand how to design wholesale electricity markets that work well in the short run

 

 

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IV. Case Studies

Non-Wires Alternatives in Rhode Island
Author: ADS Staff  Publication: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)
Date: 8/2014  Description: Using Energy Efficiency and Demand Response for System Reliability

The Economics of Resource Adequacy Planning
Author: Kevin Carden and Nick Wintermantel, Astrape Consulting; Johannes Pfeifenberger, Brattle Group
Publication: National Regulatory Research Institute  Date: 04/2013
Description: Why reserve margins are not just about keeping the lights on

Case Study Interview: Con Edison - Col Smart
Interviewer: Dan Delurey  Publisher: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)
Date: 2/2013  Description: Features Con Edison DR program focused on Peak Load shaving

Case Study Interview: Gulf Power - David Eggart
Interviewer: Dan Delurey  Publisher: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)
Date: 2/2013  Description: Interview with Gulf Power about one of the oldest DR programs in the US

Case Study Interview: PJM Interconnection - Pete Langbein
Interviewer: Dan Delurey  Publisher: Association for Demand Response +Smart Grid(ADS)  Date: 2/2013
Description: Interview with PJM about the evolution of how DR is participating in PJM's market

Case Study Interview: Progress Energy Carolinas - Bob Donaldson
Interviewer: Dan Delurey  Publisher:Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)  Date: 2/2013
Description: Interview with Progress Energy regarding a switch-based program residential direct load control program

Case Study Interview: Reliant Energy - Bill Harmon
Interviewer: Dan Delurey  Publisher: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)  Date: 2/2013
Description: Interview with Reliant Energy regarding experiences and lessons learned on time-of-use rate plans in ERCOT

Walnut Valley Unified School District
Publisher: Southern California Edison  Date: 11/2012
Description: Summer Discount Plan & Demand Bidding Program Help Walnut Valley Focus Spending on Quality Education

Railex
Publisher: Southern California Edison  Date: 11/2012  Description: Auto-DR Puts Railex® on Energy Saving Track

The Irvine Company
Publisher: Southern California Edison  Date: 11/2012
Description: The Irvine Company Achieves Dramatic Energy Savings for Commercial Real Estate with SCE

How Four Industries Use the Same Methods to Cut Energy Costs
Author: Jason Cigarran, Comverge  Publication: GreenBiz.com  Date: 10/2012
Description: Case study about common electricity cost-reduction methodologies across four sectors.

PJM Case Study Interview
Authors: Dan Delurey, ADS; Pete Langbein, PJM Interconnection
Publication: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid  Date: 10/2012
Description: PJM coordinates the movement of wholesale electricity across 13 states and the District of Columbia

Reliant Case Study Interview
Authors: Dan Delurey, ADS; Bill Harmon, Reliant  Publication: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)
Date: 9/2012  Description: Reliant's eSense Program is our branded name for a suite of Smart Grid enabled products and services

Donsco Melts Away Energy Costs with DR
Publication: Modern Casting  Date: 9/2012
Description: Facing enormous distribution cost increases, one company offsets energy bills with DR

Con Edison Case Study Interview
Authors: Dan Delurey, ADS; Col Smart, Con Edison  Publication: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)
Date: 8/2012  Description: The Commercial System Relief Program is a demand response program focusing on peak shaving of load for our distribution system

Gulf Power Case Study Interview
Authors: Dan Delurey, ADS; David Eggart, Gulf Power  Publication: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)
Date: 7/2012  Description: Energy Select allows customers to pre-program their HVAC systems and water heaters to respond to variable prices

Progress Energy Carolinas Case Study Interview
Authors: Dan Delurey, ADS; Bob Donaldson, Progress Energy Carolinas
Publication: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid (ADS)  Date: 6/2012
Description: Energy Wise Home is a switch-based residential direct load control program with no thermostats

Case Study Salt River Project - The Persistence of Consumer Choice
Author: Judith Schwartz, To the Point  Publisher: Association for Demand Response + Smart Grid(ADS)
Date: 6/2012  Description: Examines the role that consumer choice plays when presenting pricing options

Fast ADR to Enable Integration of Renewable Resources
Authors: D. Watson, N. Matson, J. Page, S. Kiliccote, and M. A. Piette, LBNL; etal, KEMA
Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 6/2012
Description: This study examines how fast automated demand response (AutoDR) can help mitigate grid balancing challenges

Naval and Marine Base Demand Response Report
Authors: Sila Killiccote, Kevin Navero, DR Research Center, LBNL  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Date: 4/2012  Description: Presentation on DR results at several military bases in Southern California

Automated DR Deployments Create Jobs
Authors: DRRC Staff  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 2/2011
Description: Case study examining how Open Automated Demand Response deployments are helping to retain and create jobs

Small Business DR with Communicating Thermostats
Authors: K. Herter, S. Wayland, and J. Rasin  Publication: International Energy Program Evaluation Conference
Date: 8/2009  Description: A field study of 78 small commercial customers in the SMUD service territory

Auto DR Assessment Study
Author: Albert Chiu, PG&E   Date: 2/2008  Description: Auto-DR price and reliability signals are used to automate the response to dynamic pricing as well as conventional demand response

 

 

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V. Education

Permanent Load Shifting Program Design Lessons
Author: Chelsie Rae Lee, SCE  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on Permanent Load Shifting

DR Baseline Lessons Learned
Author: Mark Martinez, SCE  Conference: PLMA Fall 2012  Date: 11/2012
Description: Presentation on Baseline Calculations

PJM DR Ancillary Service Markets
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 11/2012
Description: Regulation, Synchronized Reserve, and Day Ahead Reserve Markets
Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

PJM Economic DR Training
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 11/2012
Description: Economic Participation, Customer Baseline, and Settlements  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

PJM Load Serving Entity Requirements
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 11/2012
Description: Comparison of LSE Functions and RTO Functions  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

PJM Reliability Pricing Model
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 11/2012
Description: Reliability Pricing Model Resources and Auctions  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

PJM System Operations for Load Serving Entities
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 11/2012
Description: Market Operation, Regional Planning, and Grid Operations  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

Demand Response Basics
Author: Compiled by Jim Stovall, Skipping Stone  Publication: Demand Response Directory  Date: 10/2012
Description: An introduction to Demand Response

Introduction to PJM
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 10/2012
Description: PJM Basic Functions, RTOs, Governance, and eTools  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

PJM Markets Overview
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 10/2012
Description: Local Marginal Pricing  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

Integrating Distributed Energy with Distribution Management
Authors: Brian Seal and Robert Uluski, Technical Executives, EPRI  Publication: EPRI  Date: 09/2012
Description: An EPRI Overview on Managing Distributed Energy Resources

PJM Emergency Load Management
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 9/2012
Description: Load Management Registration and Event Notification  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

How PJM Dispatches and Controls
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM
Date: 9/2012  Description: Achieving Energy Balance  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

PJM Day-Ahead Scheduling
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 9/2012
Description: Scheduling Reserves, Costs, and the Two Settlement Process  Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

NERC Primer
Author: PJM Staff  Publication: PJM  Date: 9/2012
Description: Setting standards for reliable operation of the bulk power system

Performance Based Regulation Glossary
Date: 06/2012  Description: Glossary of Terms Used in Demand Response Programs for Regulation Services

Demand Response
Author: Roger Levy, Levy Associates; Sila Killiccote & Chuck Goldman, LBNL  Publication: NARUC Webinar  Date: 5/2011
Description: Presentation on DR Objectives, Issues, and Standards

 

 

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VI. Regulatory Information

NEW FERC lifts restrictions on demand response in organized power markets
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 02/2017
Description: Utility Dive brief on the latest FERC order.

How California wants to align utility revenue models with DERs
Author: Gavin Bade  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 04/2016  Description: A new CPUC proposal puts forth an innovative framework for utilities to earn a rate of return on DER procurements

How New York ISO tariff changes for DR programs could save ratepayers millions
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 03/2016  Description: The New York ISO will soon implement several changes to its scarcity pricing mechanism, bringing real-time price formation to demand response resources

Supreme Court upholds FERC Order 745, affirming federal role in demand response
Author: Gavin Bade  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 01/2016  Description: The Supreme Court issued a ruling on Monday upholding the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) authority to regulate demand response (DR) programs in wholesale markets.

ISO-NE seeks delay of demand response integration over FERC Order 745 legal worries
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 11/2015  Description: The ISO cited the U.S. Supreme Court's ongoing review of Order 745 and the resource's ability to compete in energy markets under the operator's current tariff.

Supreme Court to Hear FERC Order 745 Case Over Demand Response Rules
Author: Davide Savenije  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 5/2015  Description: The U.S. Supreme Court has decided that it will hear the case over Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Order 745.

Appeals Court Snuffs Hope for FERC Demand Response Jurisdiction
Publication: RTO Insider  Date: 09/2014  Description: Appellate court's refusal to reconsider a ruling voiding the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's jurisdiction over demand response compensation.

FERC Seeks En Banc Review of Demand Response Ruling
Author: Claire Cameron  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 06/2014  Description: FERC has asked for an en banc review of the U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit's three-judge panel decision to scrap FERC Order 745

FERC to Seek En Banc Review of Demand Response Ruling
Publication: Transmission & Distribution World  Date: 06/2014  Description: Further reporting on FERC's request for en banc review of the decision to scrap FERC Order 745

FERC largely approves PJM's changes to demand response program
Author: Bobby McMahon  Publication: Platts  Date: 05/2014  Description: The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has given the go-ahead to proposed changes to PJM's demand response program.

Appeals Court Throws Out FERC's Demand-Response Order
Authors: Jeremy P. Jacobs and Hannah Northey, E&E reporters  Publication: E&E publishing  Date: 05/2014
Description: FERC Order 745 Overturned

California's New Building Code: A Grid-Smart Thermostat in Every Facility
Author: Jeff St.John  Publication: Greentech Media  Date: 04/2014  Description: Mandated OpenADR enabled thermostats, lights, and buildings create new opportunities.

FERC Motion to Establish a Regulation Conference
Author: Monitoring Analytics, LLC  Publication: Federal Register  Date: 2/2013  Description: Proposal for a FERC Ordered Conference on Regulation Rules and Payments

EPA Issues New Emission Rules for Diesel Generators
Author: Cassandra Sweet  Publication: Dow Jones Newswires  Date: 1/2013  Description: New emission rules and implications

Testimony Regarding Coordination Between the Gas and Electric Industries
Testimony of: FERC Commissioner Philip D. Moeller  Publication: US House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Date: 03/2013  Description: Testimony on efforts to address the challenges of coordinating the functioning of the natural gas and electric markets

PJM Petition to FERC for Demand Response Program Changes
Author: Wright& Talisman   Publication: FERC  Date: 3/2012   Description: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.'s submission of revisions to its Open Access Transmission Tariff (Tariff) and the Amended and Restated Operating Agreement to support its ongoing efforts to dispatch Demand Resources on a more targeted and efficient basis.

EPA Easing Emissions Rule for DR Generators
Author: Jeff Beattie  Publication: The Energy Daily  Date: 2/2012  Description: Opposition to rule exempting for 15 hours annually backup diesel generators used as part of "emergency" DR programs

FERC Assessment of Demand Response and Advanced Metering
Author: FERC   Date: 11/2011  Description: Results of the 2011 Advanced Metering and Demand Response Survey.

Integrating Variable Energy Resources into Organized Markets
Presented by: ISO/RTO Council   Date: 8/2011  Description: Briefing summarizing White Paper on Variable Energy Resources, System Operations, and Wholesale Markets

DR Compensation in Organized Wholesale Markets
Publication: The Federal Register  Date: 3/2011  Description: White Paper on Demand Response Compensation in Organized Wholesale Energy Markets

FERC Allows DR to Receive Full Market Price
Author: Glen Boshar  Publication: SNL Energy Power Daily  Date: 3/2011  Description: FERC allows RTOs and ISOs that operate organized energy markets to pay DR resources the market price for energy (LMP)

DR Compensation in Organized Wholesale Energy Markets
Publication: The Federal Register  Date: 8/2010  Description: White Paper on Demand Response Compensation in Organized Wholesale Energy Markets

Face Off Over DR Compensation Rules
Author: Glen Boshar  Publication: SNL Energy Power Daily  Date: 5/2010  Description: Proposed FERC rule to reform DR compensation rules is praised by large industrials, assailed by the Electric Power Supply Association

DR Compensation in Organized Wholesale Energy Markets
Publication: The Federal Register  Date: 3/2010  Description: White Paper on Demand Response Compensation in Organized Wholesale Energy Markets

FERC Assessment of Demand Response and Advanced Metering
Author: FERC   Date: 2/2011  Description: Results of the 2010 Advanced Metering and Demand Response Survey.

DR-The Second Half of the Wholesale Market Equation
Authors: Jon Wellinghoff and David Morenoff, FERC   Publication: Energy Law Journal
Date: 2/2007  Description:Recognizing the Importance of Demand Response

 

 

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VII. Standards Information

Measurement & Verification for Demand Response
Authors: Miriam L. Goldberg & G. Kennedy Agnew, DNV KEMA Energy and Sustainability  Publisher: FERC
Date: 2/2013  Description: Guidance on methods for measurement and verification (M&V) of DR in wholesale and retail markets

Smart Buildings vs. Green Building - Talking a Different Language
Author: Jim Newman & Travis Sheehan, Linnean Solutions  Publication: FM Link  Date: 2/2013
Description:What a Facility Manager needs besides a BCS to manage a building's energy consumption

A Framework for Evaluating the Cost-Effectiveness of Demand Response
Authors: Tim Woolf & Erin Malone,Synapse Energy Economics; Lisa Schwartz & John Shenot, Regulatory Assistance Project  Publisher: FERC  Date: 2/2013  Description: Five suggested tests for the demand response program cost-effectiveness framework

Smart Grid Standards and Interoperability
Authors: Girish Ghatikar, LBNL; Rolf Bienert, Open ADR Alliance  Publication: Grid-Interop 2011  Date: 12/2011
Description: This paper describes the Smart Grid standards and systems interoperability through Open Automated Demand Response Standard (OpenADR) conformance development process.

Smart Grid and Systems Interoperability - OpenADR
Authors: Girish Ghatikar, LBNL; Rolf Bienert, The OpenADR Alliance  Publication: LBNL Proceedings  Date: 12/2011
Description: Paper looks at the standards development, certification, and testing processes of various DR interested parties

Demand Response And Standards
Author: David Holmberg, ASRAE  Publication: BACnet Today & the Smart Grid   Date: 11/2011
Description: Article on the Role of Buildings in the Smart Grid

Bringing Technology from Laboratory to Market
Author: DRRC Staff  Publication: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Date: 2/2011
Description: Open Automated Demand Response Standards and Commercialization

NIST Smart Grid Interoperability Standards
Authors: National Institute of Standards and Technology staff
Publication: Office of the National Coordinator for Smart Grid Interoperability  Date: 10/2010
Description: NIST fulfills its requirements by the EIS Act of 2007 to coordinate development of a framework to achieve interoperability of Smart Grid devices and systems

 

 

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VII. International

International Review of Demand Response Mechanisms
Author: Toby Brown, Samuel A. Newell, David Luke Oates, Kathleen Spees  Prepared by: The Brattle Group for AEMC
Date: 10/2015  Description: Review of how demand response participates in wholesale electricity markets in a range of jurisdictions including Singapore, Alberta, ERCOT, PJM, ISO-NE and Ontario.

Power Crisis of Thailand
Author: Greg Wikler, Director Navigant Consulting, Inc.  Presented at: Demand Response World Forum 2015  
Date: 10/2015  Description: Study of Demand Response for Short-term and Long-term Power Crisis of Thailand

Capacity Markets: The Future of European Demand Response?
Author: Jeff St. John  Publication: Greentech Media  Date: 9/2015
Description: U.K., France and Belgium try U.S.-style DR to solve Europe's unique solar and wind grid challenges.

The Future of Global Demand Response Markets, Explained
Author: Robert Walton  Publication: Utility Dive  Date: 5/2015
Description: A new report from Navigant finds spending is set to take off worldwide as emerging technologies and a push to limit energy use expand the global market.

Demand Response Markets in Europe Begin to Blossom
Author: Jeff St. John  Publication: Greentech Media  Date: 5/2015
Description: REstore raises $7.5M to serve new markets in the U.K., France and possibly Germany.

Demand Response in China: The Market & Strategic Positioning of Active Players
Author: Florian Stern  Publication: Azure Ltd International Date: 1/2015
Description: This report sheds light on China's huge Demand Side Management potential and provides the first publicly released insights on Shanghai's DR pilot. Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

Exclusive report: RWE sheds old business model, embraces energy transition
Author: Karel Beckman  Publication: Energy Post  Date: 10/2013
Description: Germany's largest power producer, has decided to radically depart from its traditional business model to enabling the renewable energy sector

How to Lose Half a Trillion Euros
Author: Unknown  Publication: The Economist  Date: 10/2013
Description: Renewables are forcing the Utilities of Europe to take a long look at the survivability of their business

A Demand Response Action Plan For Europe - Regulatory Requirements and Market Models
Author: Smart Energy Demand Coalition Publisher: Smart Energy Demand Coalition Date: 6/2013
Description: The SEDC has developed 10 rules for enabling DR participation in the markets,
including the wholesale, balancing, reserves and other system services markets.

Demand Response in Europe
Presenter: Mihai Petcu, CODA Strategies  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: The integration of renewables is the biggest challenge currently facing European network operators

DR Evolution with International Urban Integration Initiatives
Presenter: Jayant Kumar, Alstom  Conference: PLMA Spring 2013  Date: 4/2013
Description: Global DR: What the US can learn from experiences around the world
Note: This is a large file and may take a moment to load.

Honeywell Implements Automated DR Pilot for C&I Facilities in Europe
Author: Kevin Carden, Director and Nick Wintermantel, Principal Astrape Consulting
Publisher: Eastern Interconnection States' Planning Council  Date: 01/2013
Description: Paper provides a number of informative conclusions to assist regulators in reviewing the reasonableness of resource adequacy plans.

Design of demand response programs in emerging countries
Authors: Victor J. Martinez, GSM IEEE and Hugh Rudnick, Fellow IEEE
Publication: Power System Technology (POWERCON), 2012 IEEE International Conference   Date: 11/2012
Description: A new perspective of demand response in emerging countries, based on the US and European experience

Working with Demand Response in Europe
Publication: Smart Energy Demand Coalition  Date: 11/2012
Description: White paper on the reality for companies working with demand response in Europe

Alberta Electric's Efforts to Expand DR
Author: Kerry Bleskan  Publication: SNL Energy Power Week  Date: 3/2011
Description: Eight recommendations for AESO

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