Insights from Smart Meters: The Potential for Peak-Hour Savings from Behavior-Based Programs

June 27, 2014

This publication presents concrete, illustrative examples of the value that insights from behavior analytics of these data can provide (as well as pointing out its limitations). It will supply several types of key findings, including:

  • Proof-of-concept analytics techniques that can be adapted and used by others
  • Novel discoveries that answer important policy questions
  • Guidelines and protocols that summarize best practices for analytics and evaluation.

The goal of this series is to enable evidence-based and data-driven decision making by policymakers and industry stakeholders, including program planners, program designers, program administrators, utilities, commissioners, regulators, and evaluators. This series is one of the products to achieve this goal.