Energy Efficiency & Demand Side Management

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IIEC’s Experience in Energy Efficiency & Demand Side Management

At a Glance:

IIEC is at the forefront of planning and implementing global Energy Efficiency (EE) and Demand-Side Management (DSM) programs. Our recent experience extends to Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands and includes EE and DSM policies, program design, implementation, and Measurement and Verification (M&V). The projects we implement deliver significant amounts of verifiable energy and demand savings that have been acknowledged by host agencies and funders.

Our Experience:

We take a comprehensive approach to implementing EE and DSM projects. Our experts start with focused load research and detailed energy audits, allowing them to identify opportunities, technology options and proper baselines for verifying program impacts. The implementation phase includes procuring equipment that meets the highest international standards while remaining adaptable to local conditions. Our M&V procedures conform to those followed by the International Performance Measurement and Verification Protocol (IPMVP) and the United Nations Framework Convention for Climate Change (UNFCCC). Through this approach, we develop implementation models that can be used for large-scale replication both nationwide and in other countries.

The Challenge:

Lack of generation capacity is extremely common in developing countries, particularly in Asia and Africa. This hinders economic development due to inadequate and unreliable power supply. Providing affordable and reliable energy is a key challenge for most electric utilities, and Energy Efficiency (EE) and Demand-Side Management (DSM) techniques are key solutions for addressing this challenge. Even though it has been proven that saving 1MW of demand through EE measures is more cost effective than installing 1MW of generation capacity, demand savings take a longer time to achieve. In order to address these issues, we have developed a number of implementation models that produce EE and DSM out- comes with a short lead-time.

IIEC’s experience in this key activity, categorized by country is listed below:

Num Project Title
1 Brazil Clean and Efficient Energy Program (BCEEP)
2 Collaborative Labeling and Standards Program (CLASP) - Brazil
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1 Preparation of a Conceptual Design for a Street Lighting System - Egypt
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1 Standards and Labeling Program – Fiji Islands
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1 South-South Knowledge Exchange Program in Energy Efficiency, June 11-15, 2018 New Delhi, India
2 Market Characterization for LEDs in India
3 Public Buildings Energy Efficiency Program in three Indian states through ESCOs - India
4 Consultancy for design and institution of DSM plan and assistance in implementation of Phase 1 programs for The Tata Power Company Limited - India
5 Consultancy for design and institution of DSM plan and assistance in implementation of Phase 1 programs for Reliance Energy Ltd. - India
6 Consultancy Services for DSM Activities in Chattisgarh State Electricity Board (CSEB) - India
7 DSM Acquisition Process in Maharashtra - India
8 Energy Efficiency Standards & Labeling (CLASP - India)
Indonesia TOP LINK
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1 Development of a LED Street Lighting Retrofit Project for Surabaya, Indonesia: Inclusive Green Growth for EAP Cities
2 Indonesia Appliance Labeling Project
3 Indonesia Energy Policy Study
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1 Demand Side Management and Energy Efficiency Phase II (DSM/EE II) - Lao PDR
2 DSM Phase 1 Action Plan and Implementation - Lao PDR
3 DSM Phase 1B - Lao PDR
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1 Energy Efficient Lighting Project - Malawi
Mauritius TOP LINK
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1 Standard & Labeling (S&L) Mauritius
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1 Voluntary Programs - Mexico
Myanmar TOP LINK
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1 Development of National EE&C Policy for Myanmar
Pakistan TOP LINK
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1 Delivering the Transition to Energy Efficient Lighting in Residential, Commercial, Industrial, and Outdoor Sectors - Pakistan
Philippines TOP LINK
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1 Philippine Energy Efficiency Project (PEEP)
2 Preparatory Activities for Establishing a High Efficiency Certification Program - Philippines
3 Philippines Efficient Lighting Market Transformation Project
Regional & Global TOP LINK
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1 Terminal Evaluation of the Barrier Removal to the Cost Effective Development and Implementation of Energy Efficiency Standards and Labeling Project (BRESL)
2 Development of the Pacific Regional Efficient Lighting Strategy Document for PICTs as part of the Pacific Efficient Lighting Strategy (PELS) Project
3 Promoting Energy Efficiency in the Pacific - Phase 2 (PEEP2) Project
4 Demand-Side Management Implementation Project - Pacific Islands
5 Copper Energy Efficiency Program (CEEP)
6 Climate Change Project Development – Philippines, Thailand and India
7 Country Studies in the Philippines, Thailand and China
8 Investigating International Voluntary Programs in Asia
9 International Motor Challenge (IMC)
10 Integrated Resource Bidding - Regional
11 Asia Standards
12 Asia High-Efficiency Copper Project
13 Efficient Lighting Initiative (ELI)
14 ASEAN Energy Standards and Labeling Program
15 Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (CLASP)
Sri Lanka TOP LINK
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1 Implementation of Energy Efficiency Policy Initiatives - Sri Lanka
2 Demand-side Management Implementation Strategy and Load Research Program – Sri Lanka
3 Appliance Energy Testing and Labeling - Sri Lanka
Thailand TOP LINK
Num Project Title
1 Mainstreaming Energy Efficiency in Thai Municipalities
2 Preparation of the 5-Year Implementation Plan for Promoting Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings (PEECB) - Thailand
3 DSM Program Evaluation - Thailand
4 Energy Efficiency Business Network and Association – Thailand
5 Thailand Energy Options Study
6 ESCO Market Assessment – Thailand
7 Evaluation of Thai Appliance Labeling Program
8 Khon Kaen Green Campus Proposals – Thailand
9 Thailand Transport Energy Efficiency Policy Paper
10 Partner Identification for EnergyWorks – Thailand
Ukraine TOP LINK
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1 Energy Conservation Competition – Ukraine
2 Policy Development and Research – Ukraine
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1 Development of an Investment Plan for National Lighting Testing Laboratory for Vietnam
2 Commercial Energy Efficiency Pilot Project – Vietnam
3 Vietnam Energy Policy Study
4 EVN – DSM Phase 2 Implementation - Viet Nam