Beneficial Electrification:  Opportunities for Utilities and Contractors

 

Beneficial electrification incentivizes utilities to scale up energy efficiency efforts because it produces energy savings and environmental benefits without reducing the electricity sales that create financial pressure on the utility. Beneficial electrification increases electricity sales, which motivates utilities to scale up programs and increase the size of residential retrofit projects.  The presenter will describe recent assessments of beneficial electrification potential for three electric cooperatives.