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Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2014

This summary from a Better Buildings Residential Network peer exchange call focused on how a residential energy efficiency program can work with, for or as utilities.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2013

Philadelphia EnergyWorks helped sustain future programs by sharing marketing insights and program data with a local utility partner.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2013

This peer exchange call summary focused on loan product structure and using market research to identify candidates for upgrades of occupied commercial buildings.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2012

This publication summarizes some of the incentives offered by Better Buildings Neighborhood Program partners.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2012

This peer exchange call summary focused on sales training assistance programs for contractors.

Author: Nancy L. Hohns, EnergyWorks
Publication Date: 2012

This presentation describes the brand, messaging strategy, and campaign tactics used by Philadelphia EnergyWorks to reach its target audience.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2012

EnergyWorks' phased marketing campaign appeals to Philadelphia homeowners based on the current weather conditions.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2012

In this video interview segment, Liz Robinson with EnergyWorks in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, talks about the faith-based partnerships EnergyWorks developed to help promote the program.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2012

This video describes the partnerships that EnergyWorks in Philadelphia established to offer classroom, lab, and in-field training to technicians to help them enter the home performance market.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2012

This fact sheet provides promising approaches for Better Buildings programs seeking to accelerate workforce development to support building energy upgrades. These approaches are organized by estimated level of effort and include rough estimates of cost ranges for implementation.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2012

This video provides an overview of training a local workforce to meet program needs, including meeting the needs of local contractors for new hires.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2011

This presentation includes the brands, website addresses, and images for most of the Better Buildings Neighborhood Program partners.

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Date: 2011

Outlines Philadelphia's EnergyWorks program's use of low-interest loans to incentivize homeowners by tying the interest rate to the number of energy efficiency measures incorporated into the home.

Author: City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Publication Date: 2010

This is a sample request for proposals (RFP) from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for public information and marketing support.