Skip to main content
Sector Residential
End-use Other
2019 - 2021
SDG&E
PDF Available
COMPLETE Follow
This project studied the demand response (DR) and energy efficiency (EE) effects of the Time of Use (TOU) Energy Display in-home-device (IHD). The TOU Energy Display device is a Wi-Fi-enabled, internet of things (IoT) device designed to receive and display residential time-of-use (TOU) rates based...
Sector Residential
End-use HVAC
2019 - 2021
SDG&E
PDF Available
COMPLETE Follow
Voice Assistants have found very rapid market adoption increasing to nearly five-fold in market penetration in the U.S. between 2017 and 2021.  All three major voice assistant platforms provide an ecosystem for developing applications.  Amazon has termed applications that are built to...
Sector Residential
End-use Water Heating
2019 - 2024
SCE
ACTIVE Follow
As part of SJV Pilot, SCE included a study to deploy HPWHs equipped with communication technology that will allow the water heater to be used as a grid-responsive heating technology element of the pilot to electrify homes and reduce emissions within the SJV. SCE hopes to gain insight into how...
Sector Residential
End-use Plug Loads and Appliances
2019 - 2022
SCE
PDF Available
COMPLETE Follow
The aim of this sub-project is to collect data on electricity consumed by equipment in newly-constructed homes that are either required by health and safety codes or are considered necessary to make the house attractive to buyers. This aspect of residential energy use has not been studied but...
Sector Commercial
End-use Process Loads
2019 - 2022
SCE
PDF Available
ACTIVE Follow
Emerging technology evaluation of refrigerated display case shelf edge guiding vanes. This technology is applicable to all users of open medium temperature refrigerated display cases. Sectors include supermarkets, and convenience stores. Any cold merchandising that utilize an open display case...
Sector Residential
End-use Plug Loads and Appliances
2019 - 2022
SCE
PDF Available
COMPLETE Follow
This project’s goals are to test optimization of connected thermostats and other loads via voice commands based on TOU rate peak times and customer preferences. Voice interactions related to energy (usage, estimated bills, best times to use appliances, etc.) will undergo evaluation to determine...
Sector Residential
End-use Plug Loads and Appliances
2019 - 2022
SCE
PDF Available
COMPLETE Follow
"Battery energy storage systems work by capturing electricity produced by both renewable and nonrenewable resources and storing it for discharge when required. The solution allows users to come off the grid and switch to stored electricity, at a time most beneficial, giving greater flexibility and...