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Optimal Energy charts a course for how demand-side management could reduce San Antonio’s GHG emissions 11% by 2030

May 20, 2020

Optimal Energy worked with the Sierra Club to assess the past 10 years of demand-side management efforts from CPS Energy, San Antonio’s municipal electric and gas utility. CPS Energy’s performance lags behind other large municipal utilities in its peer group, like nearby Austin Energy, and the goal structure for CPS is in need of an…

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Optimal Energy defines the case for an Energy Efficiency Resource Standard (EERS) in Virginia

January 6, 2020

Optimal Energy worked with the Natural Resources Defense Council to outline why an EERS is needed in Virginia. An EERS would address Virginia’s  extremely low national ranking in energy savings from efficiency. It would also provide a highly cost-effective path towards the carbon goals that have been adopted by the Commonwealth. Read Optimal Energy’s policy…

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