M&V 2.0 Workshop: Evolving The Paradigms For M&V

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Location

Courtyard Burlington Harbor Hotel
25 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05401
United States

Date Events

M&V2.0 is generally understood as the ability to collect and analyze large volumes of interval meter data by way of many new technologies and software. Measuring and verifying (M&V) energy consumption and energy savings with these tools creates opportunities to support the integrated grid of the future and invites new implementation and evaluation paradigms.

Please note that the day prior (November 6) NEEP is hosting the Northeast Strategic Energy Management Collaborative Workshop at the same location, followed by a reception - co-hosted with VEIC. Attendees of both workshops are welcome to attend this reception. You may purchase tickets to both days below.
 
Please note that this workshop is being held the day after Election Day. If you are traveling to this workshop (or the one on November 6), be sure to make alternative arrangements for voting and consult your state's absentee ballot procedures.

Agenda

Tuesday, November 6

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

NETWORKING RECEPTION      

Wednesday November 7

8:15 - 9:00 a.m.

BreakFast and Networking    

9:00 - 9:10 a.m.

  • Elizabeth Titus, NEEP
  • Barry Murphy, Vermont Department of Public Service
9:10 - 10:10 a.m.

Where can data and tools associated with M&V2.0 fit into the new energy landscape of (integrated) Advanced Efficiency?  What are some of the opportunities and challenges facing an energy landscape in which buildings are viewed and assessed as grid assets? 

  • Sue Coakley, NEEP, moderator & presenter
  • Doug Smith – ISO – New England
  • Michael Li – US Department of Energy 
  • Emily Shusas, NYSERDA
10:10 - 10:30 a.m.

BREAK    

10:30 - 12:15 p.m.

As Vermont pushes towards the future, this workshop will cover pilots, projects and a range of perspectives on how M&V 2.0 can be put into action.  This workshop will feature the evaluator perspective, the program perspective, the regulatory and consumer advocate perspective, the utility perspective, as well as feature a snapshop into innovative programs and pilots.

  • Kathryn Parlin, West Hill Energy, Moderator
  • Jeff Monder, Green Mountain Power
  • Pierre van der Merwe, VEIC
  • Sandra Laflamme & Jeff Hullstrung VEIC
  • Dan Fredman, VEIC
  • Barry Murphy, Vermont Department of Public Service
12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch    

1:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Pilots are essential for testing performance and applicability of Advanced M&V. Hear about results to date from the C&I pilot that has been ongoing in CT and about the status of planning for the residential pilot. Invite/encourage state partners and other stakeholders to incorporate some pilot-like inquiries into their EM&V activities if possible to increase knowledge base from the region. 
  • Moderator: Michele Melley, Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
  • Miles Ingram, Eversource
  • Jessica Granderson, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Claire Miziolek, NEEP
2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

BREAK    

2:45 - 3:45 p.m.

What are the topics and key issues to include in a framework that would serve as guidance in for M&V2.0 tools and resources in the context of Advanced Efficiency?  One of the outcomes of pilot research is to develop guidance on best practices in applying Advanced M&V tools. This presentation and discussion session will pick up from and extend the discussions from our 2017 workshop. What is best to serve the region and the industry?
  • Moderator: Phil Mosenthal, Optimal Energy
  • Emily Cross, Navigant
  • Kevin Warren, Warren Energy Engineering
  • David Korn, Cadmus 
  • Ethan Goldman, VEIC 
  • Tim Guiterman, InfiSense 
3:45 - 4:00 p.m.

Wrap up and Adjourn 

Scott Johnstone

 
 

Lodging and Transportation

Even though our special rate has expired at the Courtyard Burlington, you can still book your hotel room there by calling the hotel at 802.864.4700 or going online (link here). We also have a room block at the Vermont Hotel, next door to the Courtyard Burlington, with a special rate of $149 via this link here. The deadline is Monday, October 29

If you are interested in carpooling, you can start or join a carpool via our Group Carpool page.

 

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Interested in showing your organization's leadership? From sponsoring the reception, to being the sponsor of the coffee break during the day of the event, different options are available for you to gain visibility and interact with the workshop attendees. 
 
Please find more information on the sponsorship brochure, and reach out to Lucie Carriou with any questions.
 
 
 

 

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