Sunday 05/15/2016 - Wednesday 05/18/2016
Le Centre Sheraton Montréal

Energy Futures Group
Chris Neme is a Co-Founder and Principal of Energy Futures Group (EFG). He specializes in the design, implementation and evaluation of energy efficiency policies and programs. Over his 20+ years in the energy efficiency industry, Chris has worked for regulators, other government agencies, advocates and utilities in more than 25 different states, several Canadian provinces and several European countries. His work has addressed the robustness of energy savings goals, efficiency program performance metrics and related financial incentives, cost-effectiveness screening, the conduct of efficiency potential studies, the design of successful efficiency programs, the use of geographically targeted efficiency to defer T&D upgrades and the bidding of efficiency resources into capacity markets. Chris has testified as an expert witness before regulatory commissions in 10 different jurisdictions in the United States and Canada, led several different training courses on the elements of “best practice” efficiency program design, and authored a number of papers and reports on a wide range of efficiency program and policy topics.