2014 Northeast Energy Efficiency Summit


Newport, RI
United States

Event Date


It's a wrap! On June 2 & 3 over 300 people converged on the Newport Hyatt for the 2014 Northeast Energy Efficiency Summit. Many thanks to all of the Summit sponsors and Summit attendees for another event full of thought provoking discussion, networking and relationship building. We look forward to seeing you all next year - stay tuned for the 2015 Summit location and dates! Follow the links below for presentations from the June 2 workshops; videos of the Summit Power Talk speakers, keynote speakers and panel discussions; and the case studies and videos from the 2014 Northeast Business Leaders for Energy Efficiency award winners.

Cold-Climate Air Source Heat Pumps - Warming Up The Market 

Daybreak on Zero Net Energy Buildings: Illuminating Our Future with Comprehensive Strategies for the Built Environment

Evaluating Energy Efficiency:  5 Top Things You Should Know About the Emerging Evaluation World

Keynote Speaker and Panel Discussion

  • Sue Coakley - Executive Director, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships
  • Gene Rodrigues - Vice President, ICF International 
  • Marion Gold - Commissioner, Rhode Island Officer of Energy Resources
  • Bobbi Kates Garnick - Energy Undersecretary, Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy & the Environment 

Power Talk Speakers and Panel Discussion - Morning Session

  • Abigail Anthony, Rhode Island Director, Environment Northeast - Energy Vision - Maximizing Energy Efficiency for Maximum Results 
  • Ed White, Vice President of Customer Strategy & Environmental, National Grid
  • Matthias Kurwig, Co-Founder Enervee - Efficiency at Their Fingertips - Bringing Products to Consumers in the 21st Century 
  • Carl Spector, Director of Climate and Environmental Planning, City of Boston - A Brave New City - Boston's Path to Scaling Up Efficiency 
  • Panel Discussion

Power Talk Speakers and Panel Discussion - Afternoon Session 

  • Ann Berwick, Chair, MA Department of Public Utilities
  • Scott Johnstone, Executive Director, Vermont Energy Investment Corp. - The Utility Challenge - Staying Relevant in a Changing Energy Landscape 
  • Bennett Fisher, CEO and Co-Founder of Retroficiency - The Building Genome Project - Using Data to Transform Building Efficiency 
  • Penni McLean Conner, Chief Customer Officer and Senior Vice President of Customer Group, Northeast Utilities - Untethered
  • Panel Discussion

2014 Northeast Business Leaders for Energy Efficiency


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