Air Source Heat Pump Workshop in July 2016
NEEP gathered 90 ASHP stakeholders from around the region to inform its update of the now three year old Regional ASHP Market Strategies Report. The 2013 report laid out a series of key market strategies aimed at accelerating the market adoption of ASHPs in the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic region.
All the workshop's presentations are now available below:
Dave Lis, NEEP - ASHP Market Assessment, Barriers and Opportunities
John Vaccaro, D&R International- 2015 HVAC Market Recap –ASHP in the Northeast
Bruce Harley, Bruce Harley Energy Consulting- CSA Test Procedure Update
Pasi Miettinen, Sagewell- If you are interested in accessing these slides, please contact Pasi directly at email@example.com or 617.963.8141
Dave Lis, NEEP- Installer Guidance Session
Thursday, July 21st
ASHP Market Assessment Update
New regional ASHP market information will be presented, including recent sales estimates, latest savings analysis, program activity, research activity, etc.
ASHP Market Barriers and Opportunities
An ongoing survey of ASHP stakeholders will illustrate what market actors view as the biggest barriers to overcome and/or the most exciting opportunity for ASHPs to leverage. Results will be presented with a chance to confirm or change the priority barriers that must be addressed.
Evaluating/updating current regional market strategies
Small group exercise to evaluate the list of current market strategies and whether or not they address the updated list of priority market barriers/opportunities. Current strategies that are still relevant will be refined and any new strategies will be developed.
Prioritizing strategies that NEEP should advance with regional collaboration
Small group exercise to prioritize the market strategies most appropriate for NEEP to help advance on a regional scale.
Friday, July 22nd
Sizing/Selecting/Installing ASHPs in cold climates
NEEP is working with the US DOE to develop better guidance to installers on best practices when it comes to sizing, selecting, and installing ASHPs in cold climates. NEEP will present a series of draft resources and engage stakeholders for input and direction.
Manufacturer Speed Dating
Eight Manufacturers will present briefly (15 minutes) on their current and future market activities and have a chance to discuss partnership opportunities with stakeholders. During each short presentation, the presenting manufacturers will be the only manufacturer present.
For more information, please contact:
Dave Lis, Director of Market Strategies
Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships
Phone: 781-860-9177 x 127
Last year, the following organizations joined us at the ASHP Workshop:
Action for Boston Community Development
Bales Energy Associates
Cape Light Compact
Concord Municipal Light Plant
Conservation Solutions Corporation
DCNE - Carrier
Energy & Resource Solutions
Energy Futures Group
Girard Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.
MA Dept of Housing & Community Development
Mass Energy Consumers Alliance
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center
Natural Resources Canada
Navigant Consulting, Inc.
New Hampshire Electric Cooperative
New Jersey Resources
RI Office of Energy Resources
South Mountain Company
Steven Winter Associates, Inc.
The Cadmus Group Inc.