Resources

Reports

Title Description Date
ACEEE 2016 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard Northeast states take 6 of the top twelve spots:  Massachusetts #1 (tied); Vermont #3; Rhode Island #4; Connecticut and New York #5 (tied); and Maine #11. October 2015
The Investment of RGGI Proceeds Through 2014 A study of the benefits from $1.37 billion in RGGI funding. September 2016
The Potential for Additional Energy Efficiency Savings Including How the Rebound Effect Could Affect This Potential ACEEE research argues that energy efficiency improvements can be sustained. September 2016
ISO New England Energy Efficiency Forecast for 2020 to 2025 ISO New England projects that energy efficiency programs will reduce the region’s annual growth in electricity to under 1%. May 2016
Regional Roundup of Energy Efficiency Policy The Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP) provides a study of energy efficiency policy and programs in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states. February 2016
2015 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report An analysis of the economic and employment activity of the clean energy industry prepared by BW Research Partnership. December 2015
Regional Electric Reliability Options Study The Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office examines options to ensure forecasted New England electricity supply through 2030. November 2015
The Impact of the Green Communities Act of 2008 on the Energy Efficiency Industry in Massachusetts A study of both the types and the numbers of Massachusetts businesses that offer energy efficiency-related products and services in connection with the Massachusetts energy efficiency programs. October 2015
ACEEE 2015 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard Massachusetts tops the nation for the 5th straight year. Northeast states take 5 of the top ten spots:  Massachusetts #1; Vermont #3; Rhode Island #4; Connecticut #6; and New York #9. October 2015
Economic Impacts of RGGI Review of RGGI’s Second Three-Year Compliance Period (2012-2014) by Analysis Group. July 2015
The 2015 City Energy Efficiency Scorecard The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has ranked 51 American cities for their energy efficiency efforts. April 2015
ISO New England Energy Efficiency Forecast for 2019 to 2024 ISO New England projects that energy efficiency programs will save 1,616 GWh of electricity per year and reduce the region’s annual growth in electricity use from 1% to near zero. April 2015
Winter Impacts of Energy Efficiency in New England An analysis from the Acadia Center demonstrates that without energy efficiency programs the overall cost of electricity in New England would have been $1.5 billion higher during the winter of 2014. April 2015
The Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Advisory Council 2013 Annual Report A report describing the results of the energy efficiency programs in 2013
ACEEE 2014 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard Massachusetts tops the nation for the 4th straight year. Northeast states take 5 of the top ten spots:  Massachusetts #1; Rhode Island #3 (tie); Vermont #3 (tie); Connecticut #6; New York #7. October 2014
MassCEC 2014 Clean Energy Industry Report The results of an annual survey of businesses across Massachusetts about their hiring and their thoughts on the energy sector as a whole. October 2014

Letters

Title Description Date
From NEEC - Letter to Energy Efficiency Advisory Council NEEC comments on draft energy efficiency plan May 2015 From NEEC - Letter to Energy Efficiency Advisory Council A letter drafted by NEEC, delivered to the Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Advisory Council, and signed by more than 120 energy efficiency companies January 2015

Fact Sheets & Infographics

Title Description Date
MA Energy Efficiency Benefits Fact Sheet A fact sheet on the benefits of Massachusetts energy efficiency programs February 2015
MA Energy Efficiency Infographic – State Benefits From the Acadia Center, an infographic on the benefits of Massachusetts energy efficiency programs June 2014
MA Energy Efficiency Infographic – Home Benefits From the Acadia Center, an infographic on the benefits of residential energy efficiency programs. June 2014