Wisconsin Geothermal Heat Pump Trade Organization
1997 | Report explores the interest in and practicality of establishing a heat pump organization. The trade group would be designed to help develop the geothermal heat pump industry in Wisconsin.
Green Power in Perspective
1997 | Review examines the issues surrounding the marketing of green energy by drawing from the environmental marketing of consumer goods.
Appliance Sales Tracking: 1995
1997 | Part of a series of studies that track appliance purchasing patterns in Wisconsin and compare them to previous data. Report tracks purchases of refrigerators, water heaters, air conditioners, and forced-air furnaces.
The foundry industry: review of process energy use, markets and information resources
1997 | This report provides background information to develop strategies for improving energy efficiency in foundries. It gives estimated energy intensities used in melting processes, descriptions of foundry processes and energy consumption, a market profile of the industry, and an extensive...
Comprehensive Residential Program Design
1997 | Reports on a study ordered by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin in 1996 to determine the best way to implement a cost-effective, comprehensive residential DSM program that is statewide, or at least coordinated among the utilities, with a focus on low-income customers.
Responsible Power Management: High-Efficiency Motors Program
1997 | Program evaluation assesses the impact of ECW's high-efficiency motors program in terms of its information, tools, and services.
Enhanced Residential Heat Pumps: Wisconsin Case Study Results
1997 | Heat pumps employing a variety of cost-saving innovations were installed and monitored at seven residential sites in Wisconsin. This report presents economic and technical assessments of these case studies.
Long Term Data Summary: summarizes the long-term performance of the seven...
Process Energy Efficiency Improvements in Wisconsin Cheese Plants
1997 | This thesis investigates opportunities to reduce energy and electrical demand at two representative cheese factories. Using computer modeling and thermodynamic analysis, the study explores using low-temperature steam to recover waste heat from a whey evaporator, reusing exhaust waste heat...
Daylighting in Wisconsin: A Program Study
1997 | Study developed an approach to a statewide daylighting program (implemented as ECW's Daylighting Collaborative) ordered by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin in 1996. The Commission order stated that the program should address demonstration projects, training for architects and...
Industrial Process Efficiency Program Design
1997 | Reports on a study ordered by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin in 1996 to to determine the best way to implement a cost-effective industrial DSM program that is statewide, or at least coordinated among the utilities, with a focus on saving process energy.