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The Efficiency Exchange Conference will be held in the Portland Ballroom at the Oregon Convention Center April 21 – 22, 2015, with tours on April 23. Efficiency Exchange is the premier networking and learning conference for energy efficiency professionals from across the Pacific Northwest. Attendees from public and private electric utilities, consulting and research firms, government and non-profit organizations will come together to learn and connect to help the region more effectively achieve its energy savings goals

Latest News: This conference is now Sold Out! Attend the virtual keynote (FREE!) at 9:30 am on April 21.

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Posted by Ric Cochrane
4/24/15
3 Takeaways from Efficiency Exchange '15
3 Takeaways from Efficiency Exchange 2015
Posted by Veronica Marzilli
4/24/15
VIDEO: How the energy industry can stay resilient in a collaborative economy
Disruption from new technologies is causing a shift towards a collaborative economy where customers are now producers and getting goods and services from their peers. Hear Jeremiah Owyang, the ...
Posted by Rob Penney
4/23/15
Simplify: A Mandate for Good Lighting Controls
“Simplify, simplify” advised Henry David Thoreau about 150 years ago. That enduring advice applies today to commercial lighting systems.   One of my takeaways from the first day of the ...
Posted by Dave Kresta
4/23/15
DHP Cost Containment discussion at EFX 2015
Thanks to Jeremy Stewart (Tacoma Power), Kevin Peterson (PSE), Kevin Watier (Snopud), and Jeff Pratt (Heat Pump Store) for a lively discussion on DHP cost containment Wed at 11:15am at EFX 2015. ...
Posted by Ryan Brown
4/23/15
Mass*Velocity: Physics Lessons at Efficiency Exchange 2015
A blog post from Efficiency Exchange
Posted by Veronica Marzilli
4/23/15
Voices of Efficiency Exchange 2015
Hear from CLEAResult, Tendril, Blue Earth and Evluma about what they got out of this year's conference, and what they see ahead for energy efficiency in the Northwest.
Posted by Ben Fowler
4/23/15
Jeremiah Owyang Keynote Slides - Efficiency Exchange 2015
Here are Jeremiah's slides from his presentation at Efficiency Exchange 2015 in Portland, OR.  View a high-res version of the honeycomb 2.0.  See the video of the keynote. Read the ...
Posted by BJ Moghadam
4/22/15
EFX 2015: Utility / Trade Ally / Customer -- Win Win Win
Posted by Clay Norris
4/22/15
Technology is Disrupting My Comfort Zone!
Great presentations in "The Best is Yet to Come, Disruptive Technologies" session at Efficiency Exchange.    Greg Semler of Lucid Energy described an exciting new approach to hydroelectric ...
Posted by Veronica Marzilli
4/22/15
On the Floor at Efficiency Exchange 2015
Here are a few stories from this year's Efficiency Exchange conference. Hear what the energy efficiency community is currently working on and excited about!
Posted by Romana Cohen
4/21/15
Efficiency Exchange: LightNing Session: Paper Airplanes, Big Fish and Graham Crackers
Summary of the LIGHTning session.
Posted by Melissa Podeszwa
4/21/15
Efficiency Exchange 2015: Energy Efficiency as a Beacon: See the way!
Posted by Carrie Cobb
4/21/15
Watch the Idea Planes fly during Efficiency Exchange
We had a blast during today’s LIGHTning!!!! Big Ideas On Commercial Lighting At Efficiency Exchange. We asked people to write their big ideas on our paper “idea planes” and toss them into the ...
Posted by Melissa Podeszwa
4/21/15
Efficiency Exchange 2015: Communicating EE effectively--can we do it? Yes, we can!
Posted by Carrie Cobb
4/21/15
Take a selfie with a speaker at Efficiency Exchange!
Are you attending Efficiency Exchange in Portland? Take a selfie with a session speaker then drop by the Momentum Savings table. Show your selfie to myself or Bonnie Watson and we’ll give you a box ...
Posted by Carrie Cobb
4/20/15
We want YOU to attend LIGHTning!!!! Big Ideas on Commercial Lighting at Efficiency Exchange
Peter Meyer with Tacoma Power wants to share his high tech solution for your lighting rebate programs. It’s sure to streamline the process and revolutionize lighting audits so you’re not going ...
Posted by Ben Fowler
4/17/15
Conduit ED - What Do You Know About Emerging Technology?
Conduit ED is a new web-based educational program that provides the Conduit community a unique and interactive educational resource. By taking this poll you sign up for Conduit ED's first ...
Posted by Carrie Cobb
4/14/15
Learn more about collaboration at the Efficiency Exchange LIGHTning!!!! Session
Elaine Miller with NEEA understands that sometimes it can feel like you’re arm wrestling with the market. She feels that collaboration is the key and wants to see you at the LIGHTning!!!! Big ...
Posted by Carrie Cobb
4/14/15
Electricity is in the air at the LIGHTning!!!! Big Ideas on Commercial Lighting
Efficiency Exchange 2015 is right around the corner and you do not want to miss LIGHTning!!!! Big Ideas on Commercial Lighting! Watch Eric Wilson with Tacoma Power as he explains why you need to be ...