Energy Efficiency Database

Database of Utility Energy Efficiency, Demand Response & Renewables Projects

Need ideas for your EE & DR efforts? Search our database to see what energy efficiency, renewable resource and demand response programs other public power utilities have in place.

Have ideas to share? Upload information about your utility’s energy efficiency, renewable resource and demand response programs to share with your industry colleagues.


The Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments (DEED) Program is the only research and demonstration program funded by and for public power utilities. Established in 1980, DEED is dedicated to improving the operations and services of public power utilities by supporting and demonstrating innovative activities.

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APPA DSM Research HQ

The APPA DSM Research HQ contains all the information you need to create successful DSM program design, implementation, and marketing. With this library of proven utility-leader research at your fingertips, you can create and market cost-effective and appealing DSM programs for your customers.

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DSM Benchmarking Tools

Improve utility energy efficiency data reporting with the DSM Benchmarker and EIA-861 Schedule 6 Reporting Guide. New tools from DEED!

The DSM Benchmarker and EIA-861 Schedule 6 Reporting Guide resulted from an ambitious DEED-funded project to develop tools and training to assist public power utilities in responding to the U.S. Department of Energy’s EIA form 861-Schedule 6, a mandatory reporting to capture, nationwide, all utility energy efficiency.

Other Resources

APPA Academy offers a number of energy efficiency courses, webinars and workshops throughout the year as well as a certificate program.

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APPA and other resources offer a wide variety of education, media, policy and advocacy resources and services to help utilities promote energy efficiency.

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