30 Nov '16, 10am
Energy management success secrets from Comcast and EDF
The average initial investment in energy management projects has increased steadily since 2008. Ellen Shenette, an EDF Climate Corps analyst, believes the era of no-cost or low-cost projects may be over. But she observes that projects’ net present value (NPV) has increased threefold over the same period, and that simple payback has held more or less steady. Shenette identified one notable exception to the overall trend: The average payback period for the Climate Corps’ clean energy projects has decreased dramatically in recent years.