2020 Evaluation Report

2020 Evaluation Report

This report provides a high level overview of evaluation findings at the Focus on Energy portfolio level for calendar year 2020.

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achievements

Increased in-state spending on local goods and services

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$4.32 in benefits for every $1.00 invested

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1,000+ full-time equivalent jobs per year

 

2021 Evaluation Reports

2021 Potential Study Information 

This site contains documents related to the 2021 Energy Efficiency Potential Study. These documents are provided in conjunction with a stakeholder engagement process and are posted as discussed with the stakeholder group.

 

2021 Wisconsin Focus on Energy Technical Reference Manual [PDF]

The information contained in this document summarizes the consensus calculations of the electric and natural gas energy savings, and the electric demand reductions, achieved from energy efficiency and renewable energy offerings that are supported by Focus on Energy solutions.

Carbon Pricing Research [PDF]
This report presents an assessment of alternative carbon valuation approaches and their potential impacts to the valuation of emissions in the Focus on Energy portfolio.

Peak Period Research [PDF]
This report provides an analysis of Wisconsin’s peak electricity demand period and presents findings intended to inform a revision to the Focus on Energy peak period definition.

Greening Grid Research [PDF]
This study evaluates the potential impacts of a “greening grid” on Focus on Energy’s approach for valuing emissions reduction benefits from energy efficiency savings.

Residential New Construction Market Effects [PDF]
This document highlights ongoing efforts performed by the Focus evaluator to quantify the impacts of the Focus on Energy Residential New Construction Solution on the Wisconsin new home market.

 

2020 Reports

Annual Reports

2020 Evaluation Report - Volume I [PDF]
Provides a high level overview of evaluation findings at the Focus on Energy portfolio level for calendar year 2020. Volume I of the evaluation report summarizes findings across all solutions and offering categories in the portfolio.

2020 Evaluation Report- Volume II [PDF]
Volume II provides detailed evaluation results for each solution evaluated in 2020.

2020 Evaluation Report- Volume III [PDF]
Provides more details on program achievements and evaluation methodologies.

 

Economic Impacts

Economic Impacts 2015-2018 Full Report [PDF] This report describes the net statewide economic impacts of Focus on Energy’s 2015–2018 energy efficiency and renewable energy programs. Cadmus modeled changes in regional spending patterns caused by Focus on Energy using the Energy, Environment, Economy (E3+) model from Regional Economic Models, Inc. (REMI). The model simulates the annual and long-term effects of different spending choices and emissions reductions on multiple components of the state economy.

Economic Impacts 2015-2018 Executive Summary [PDF] This executive summary assesses the impacts of the 2015-2018 quadrennial period Focus on Energy activities on employment, sales, disposable income, and gross regional product within the state of Wisconsin, and the effects of those economic impacts on program cost-effectiveness.

Savings Calculations

Technical Reference Manual- Program Year 2020 [PDF]
The information contained in this document summarizes the consensus calculations of the electric and gas energy savings, and the electric demand reductions, achieved from energy efficiency and renewable energy offerings supported by Focus on Energy solutions.

 

 

Archived Reports

 

Success Stories

Bill's Distributing
Business & Industrial
$11,265
Distributor Sees Early Impact of Investment in Energy
Ter-Rae Farms
Agricultural
$35,040
Farm Sows Energy Efficiency and Reaps Early Benefits
Hahn's Ace
Small Business Incentives
$19,000
Upgrades Improve Lighting, Power Bills for Family-Owned 
Residential New Construction
Residential New Construction
$550
Couple Makes Smart Energy Use a Priority when Building 
Door Creek Church
Community
$3,000
Wisconsin Church Saves Money, Keeps Staff Comfortable with New Boilers
UW Stout North Hall
Large Energy
$27,067
UW-Stout Sees Thousands in Energy Savings from Renovated North Hall 
 

 

Goals and Achievements

Fuel Savings

 

Cumulative Energy Savings Purchased LED Household

 

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