New City Efficiency Leadership Council White Paper

Curious about Energy Savings Performance Contracting but unsure what to consider or how to prepare? SPEER’s local governments team compiled insights from industry experts including city managers, energy managers, energy services companies, and state agencies in a new white paper: Energy Savings Performance Contracting Best Practices, From the Experts.

Who Are We?

SPEER is one of six regional energy efficiency organizations helping to increase energy efficiency through regional collaboration.

Energy Codes

Build Smarter. Build Better. Build to Code. Tips, tools and training for the 2015 IECC building codes.


Improving the regulatory environment to expand markets for energy efficiency and other distributed energy resources.

High Performance Buildings

Advancing energy efficiency in buildings through training and the adoption of local voluntary challenges.

Local Government Initiatives

Assisting cities to “Lead by Example” by improving the efficiency of public buildings, enacting policies to advance efficiency, and engaging their communities.

SPEER’s mission is to accelerate the adoption of advanced building systems and energy efficient products and services in the South-central US.

Our members participate in working groups and initiatives which help them develop strong networks and stay current with developments in energy efficiency policies, products, and services at local and state levels.