T12-S01 Fundamentals of Performance Assurance  

Education Type: 
Live On-Site
Duration: 
1.5 Hours
Level: 
Introductory
Date: 
08-20-2019
Time: 
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (MT)
Location: 

Energy Exchange 2019
Denver, CO

FEMP IACET: 
0.20 CEU

This session provides an introduction to key elements of performance assurance and savings validation, and how they are implemented in performance contracts. Speakers will describe the varying levels of measurement and verification (M&V) for alternative financed energy projects.

Instructors

Deb Vasquez, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Phil Coleman, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Nate Pennington, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session attendees will:

  • Gain knowledge concerning Measurement and Verification requirements for ESPC Contracts;
  • Know the difference between Measurement and Verification options A, B, C and D;
  • Gain knowledge concerning Performance Assurance requirements and options for Measurement and Verification for UESC contracts;
  • Learn how M&V and Performance Assurance can affect energy project economics;
  • Learn about unique contract features and best practices from subject matter experts.
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