Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships

Residential Electric Clothes Dryers Baseline Study

2015
This report presents the research results from a study to determine baseline assumptions and provide potential programmatic support for advanced clothes dryer technologies for the residential market. The research is part of a continued effort to assess several emerging technologies and innovative program approaches by the Regional EM&V Forum managed by NEEP.
 
The residential clothes dryer study metered 23 existing  residential electric clothes dryers in single household homes in Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and Massachusetts. In addition, targeted secondary research of other studies that focused on the energy consumption and usage patterns of electric clothes dryers was performed. 
 
 
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Emerging Technologies Research