Market Research available on EE Financing Pilots

As a courtesy to the EE finance community, PG&E is sharing recent market research on EE Financing Pilots.  The research was conducted for PG&E by the Cadmus Group in March 2013; 82 respondents in 12 focus groups participated, representing residential (single family and multifamily) and nonresidential (small and large business).  Questions may be sent to

Below are links to both the full report and to a PPT summary, which we highly recommend.

Full report: PGE FinancingFocusGroupReport_21June2013

Summary:  PGE Energy-Efficiency Financing Focus Group Findings_01JULY2013_FINAL


About David Nemtzow

David Nemtzow, Principal, Nemtzow & Associates, has worked on energy efficiency for over thirty years, having run a large State government energy, water and utility department, the Alliance to Save Energy, and an energy and utility consulting practice, and he has been on the executive team of a clean energy startup company. He has provided technical and policy advice to policy makers and regulators; built partnerships and coalitions, and communicated complex energy issues to corporate CEOs, energy professionals, community leaders, senior government officials and the public. Nemtzow currently advises on strategic, programmatic and analytic concerns on utility, energy efficiency and other distributed and demand-side issues on behalf of California utility, corporate, trade association and other clients. He co-drafted the California Energy Efficiency Strategic Plan (2008) on behalf of the California investor-owned utilities.