Energy Efficiency & the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse

While Texans across the state waited to see the totality of the solar eclipse on April 8th, others were waiting to critique how the Texas electrical grid would hold up during the rare event.  Would it hold tight with no disruptions, or would it succumb to the lack of...

Without Efficiency, Texas is Heating Up

Dang it’s HOT!  The recent heat dome that has engulfed Texas for more than two weeks once again brings light to the need for increased energy efficiency measures and increased building and energy code standards to help Texans offset the mind-numbing temperatures. As...

SPEER Supports CxEnergy 2023

CxEnergy 2023 is the premier event in commissioning, building technology, and energy management. The 30+ educational sessions, state-of-the-art expo hall, and professional networking opportunities take place May 2-5, 2023, in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX. The Expo Hall is...

SPEER Host Energy Efficiency Breakfast at the Capitol

On December 6, SPEER hosted a networking event to provide policymakers and staff the opportunity to meet with energy experts versed in energy efficiency to review current policies and opportunities for future action relating to energy efficiency. As we prepare to...

SPEER’S Recap of the PUC’s EEIP Meeting

On Tuesday, October 18th the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) convened its biannual Energy Efficiency Implementation Project (EEIP) meeting (EEIP Docket 38578). For those not familiar with these public meetings, they were developed as a forum for utilities,...