2016 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Start/Stop Date:
21–26 Aug 2016
American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE)
Asilomar Conference Center Pacific Grove, California
Focus Areas:
Energy efficiency in buildings
Type of Event:


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Buildings Summer Study Overview

The 2016 Summer Study will be the 19th biennial ACEEE conference on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. A diverse group of professionals from around the world will gather at this pre-eminent meeting to discuss the technological basis for, and practical implementation of, actions to reduce energy use and the climate impacts associated with buildings. The Summer Study enables sharing of ideas and dialog among leading thinkers, visionaries, and luminaries in the field, while in the midst of the magnificent natural setting of Asilomar.

Likely Participants Include: Policymakers; utility staff; architects; builders; financial and insurance professionals involved with buildings; clean-tech investors; building products, equipment, and appliance manufacturers; building owners and operators; engineers; local, state, and federal agency personnel; energy researchers; NGOs; consultants; behavioral scientists; and energy efficiency professionals.