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6649

Evaluation of Opportunities to Mitigate Fugitive Methane Emissions from the California Natural Gas System

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/29/2012

Project Amount: $1,100,000

6968

Density of CNG fueling infrastructure in California (December 2014)

Development of Natural Gas Vehicle Research Roadmap

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/19/2013

Project Amount: $313,000

6969

Top-Down Quantification of Methane Emissions from California's Natural Gas System

UC Davis-Sub of UC San Diego

Project Start Date: 6/30/2013

Project Amount: $900,000

29554

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Low NOx Natural Gas Engine Development for Heavy-Duty Vehicles

South Coast Air Quality Management District

Project Start Date: 6/30/2013

Project Amount: $2,000,000

29534

PCS Chair User at Integral Group office

Innovative Low-Energy Occupant-Responsive Controls for Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems

Regents of the University of California/California Institute for Energy and Environment

Project Start Date: 6/30/2013

Project Amount: $1,629,399

29524

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Codes and Standards Quality Demonstration Program

The Regents of the University of California

Project Start Date: 7/12/2013

Project Amount: $1,167,103

29783

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Demonstration of Industrial System with Real-time Response to Fuel Stock Variability

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/30/2014

Project Amount: $1,600,000

29789

Mobile laser scanning (MLS) system used to measure subsidence with unprecedented detail in space and time.

High Resolution Measurement of Levee Subsidence Related to Natural Gas Infrastructure in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Science Center

Project Start Date: 10/8/2014

Project Amount: $325,000

29962

Itron Duck Chart

Improving Solar & Load Forecasts: Reducing the Operational Uncertainty Behind the Duck Chart

Itron, Inc., dba IBS

Project Start Date: 1/15/2015

Project Amount: $998,926

30006

New ZNE test home with Unvented Attic in Fresno, California

Comparing Attic Approaches for Zero Net Energy Homes

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 3/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30002

Lamp testing lab

From the Laboratory to the California Marketplace: A New Generation of LED Lighting Solutions

Regents of the University of California, Davis - California Lighting Technology Center

Project Start Date: 4/1/2015

Project Amount: $2,995,187

30031

Energy storage and distribution system

Validated and Transparent Energy Storage Valuation and Optimization Tool

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 4/11/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30067

Forest Biomass Facility installing the CircleDraft gasifier system

Modular Biomass Power Systems to Facilitate Forest Fuel Reduction Treatment

West Biofuels, LLC

Project Start Date: 4/13/2015

Project Amount: $2,000,000

30016

DC Power System Graphic

Direct Current as an Integrating and Enabling Platform

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30069

Screenshot of BioSiting webtool: Biomass availability by county

Paths to Sustainable Distributed Generation Through 2050: Matching Local Waste Biomass Resources with Grid, Industrial, and Community Levels

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30064

InnoSepra's mobile gas cleanup and conditioning system installed in Simi Valley Landfill. Tower at the background of top picture is the landfill's flaring tower; white pipes at the lower part of the bottom picture supplies the biogas from the landfill.

Low Cost Biogas Power Generation with Increased Efficiency and Lower Emissions

InnoSepra, LLC

Project Start Date: 5/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,318,940

30045

Energy maintenance worker educating family on best HVAC practices

Examining the Heterogeneity of Energy Efficiency Adoption and Savings Across Socio-Economic and Ethnic Groups Using a Large Scale Quasi-Experiment

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $360,632

30044

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Capturing Cultural Diversity in California Residential Energy Efficiency Potential: An Energy Ethnography of Hispanic Households

Inova Energy Group, LLC

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $224,593

30056

Hispanic family in front of a solar home community

Home Energy Efficiency Retrofits in California: An Analysis of Sociocultural Factors Influencing Customer Adoption

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $599,924

30055

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Fieldwork to Document Technology Adoption and Behavior Change Across Diverse Geographies and Populations to Inform Energy Efficiency Program Design

Indicia Consulting

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $574,545

30057

Multifamily unit

Cultural Factors in the Energy Use Patterns of Multifamily Tenants

TRC Engineers, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $379,019

30084

Fremont Fire Station 11

City of Fremont Fire Stations Microgrid Project

Gridscape Solutions, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/8/2015

Project Amount: $1,817,925

30111

Comanche Station Power Plant

Evaluation of Cost, Performance and Water Conserving Capability of Hybrid Cooling

Maulbetsch Consulting

Project Start Date: 5/13/2015

Project Amount: $581,580

30124

2030 Strategies for a Decarbonized Grid

Develop Analytical Tools and Technologies to Plan for and Minimize the Impacts of Climate Change on the Electricity System

Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc. (E3)

Project Start Date: 5/13/2015

Project Amount: $700,000

30054

Project Site in the Foothills of the Sierra Mountains

North Fork Community Power Forest Bioenergy Facility Demonstration

The Watershed Research and Training Center

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,965,420

30068

Sunspec's System Validation Platform

Smart Inverter Interoperability Standards and Open Testing Framework to Support High-Penetration Distributed Photovoltaics and Storage

SunSpec Alliance

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $2,000,000

30060

Self-tracking solar photovoltaic panel

Self-Tracking Concentrator Photovoltaics for Distributed Generation

Glint Photonics, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $999,940

30051

Anaerobic Digestion Deployment for Municipal Solid Waste-to-Energy

Enabling Anaerobic Digestion Deployment for Municipal Solid Waste-to-Energy

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,300,000

30061

Installation of Process Development Unit

Advanced Recycling to 1-MW Municipal Solid Waste of Electricity Generation

Taylor Energy

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,499,481

30053

Kennedy Jenks Project at Silicon Valley Waste Wastewater Treatment Plant

Lowering Food-Waste Co-digestion Costs through an Innovative Combination of a Pre-Sorting Technique and a Strategy for Cake Solids Reduction

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 5/15/2015

Project Amount: $1,496,902

30049

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Community Scale Digester with Advanced Interconnection to the Electrical Grid

Organic Energy Solutions

Project Start Date: 6/1/2015

Project Amount: $5,000,000

30007

Boxed Netted Insulation under Roof Deck

Cost- and Energy-Efficient Attic Designs for California Homes

BIRA Energy

Project Start Date: 6/29/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30106

A series of mobile transects in a car outfitted with sophisticated meteorological monitoring equipment helps researchers collect data to resolve fine-scale determinants of the urban heat island effect.

Monitoring the Urban Heat Island Effect and the Efficiency of Future Countermeasures

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/29/2015

Project Amount: $500,000

29974

Tersus Solutions carbon dioxide washing machine at Port Hueneme Naval Base

CO2 Cleaning Project

CO2Nexus, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $900,300

30075

A Renewable Based Direct Current Building Scale Microgrid

Robert Bosch LLC

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $2,817,566

30113

Dynamic integrated window and facade system that aims to reduce electricity use in buildings

High-Performance Integrated Window and Facade Solutions for California Buildings

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $3,000,000

30112

Hatchet Ridge Wind where the StrikeFree bat deterence system is being tested.

Rotor-Mounted Bat Impact Deterrence System Design and Testing

Frontier Wind

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $862,875

30105

GHG emission trajectories for two different scenarios

Building a Healthier and More Robust Future: 2050 Low Carbon Energy Scenarios for California

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $700,000

30123

Change in Delivered Electricity by Resource in 2050 due to Climate Change

Building a Climate Change Resilient Electricity System for Meeting California's Energy and Environmental Goals

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $698,792

30094

Conventional and Modified Wastewater Treatment Flow Diagrams

Raw Wastewater Filtration to Increase Organic Removal Efficiency and Achieve Significant Electrical Savings

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $3,476,085

30143

Demonstration of ISO/IEC 15118 on a Daimler Smart Electric Drive vehicle

Next-Generation Grid Communication for Residential PEVs

ChargePoint, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30059

Indoor laboratory test stands, showing inverters (top) and PV simulators (bottom)

Assessing the Ability of Smart Inverters and Smart Consumer Devices to Enable more Residential Solar Energy

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,705,478

30152

Chilled biodiesel scrubber for removal of water and tars from the producer gas

Advancing Novel Biogas Cleanup Systems for the Production of Renewable Natural Gas

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30155

View of the two Capstone microturbines with a third foundation for future installation. The H2S removal tank is in the background, in front of the digester.

Las Gallinas Valley Biogas Energy Recovery System (BERS) Project

Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $999,070

30153

Small-scale batch of sorbent material for separating carbon dioxide from biogas. Formulation will be scaled-up from gram to kilogram-sized batches.

Cost Reduction for Biogas Upgrading via a Low-Pressure Solid-State Amine Scrubber

Mosaic Materials, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30146

Biomass boiler (left) produces hot water for the Organic Rankine Generator (not shown).

Advancing Biomass Combined Heat and Power Technology to Support Rural California, the Environment, and the Electrical Grid

Sierra Institute for Community and Environment

Project Start Date: 7/10/2015

Project Amount: $2,385,261

30144

Transformer Monitoring System

Distribution System Aware Vehicle to Grid Services for Improved Grid Stability and Reliability

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 8/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,499,977

30080

Electrical infrastructure at the Laguna Subregional Wastewater Treatment Plant in Santa Rosa

Laguna Subregional Wastewater Treatment Plant Microgrid

Trane U.S., Inc.

Project Start Date: 8/27/2015

Project Amount: $4,999,804

30110

Golden Eagle

Learning from Real-World Experience to Understand Renewable Energy Impacts to Wildlife

U.S. Geological Survey (Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center - FRESC)

Project Start Date: 10/26/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30770

Cal-Adapt's extreme heat tool shows that in this disadvantaged community in Stockton, the average number of extremely hot days (above 102.2 degrees F) would be expected to increase ten-fold by the end of the century under a high emissions scenario.

Visualizing Climate-Related Risks to the Electricity System using Cal-Adapt

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 11/16/2015

Project Amount: $400,000

30794

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Workforce Instruction for Standards and Efficiency (WISE)

California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF)

Project Start Date: 11/30/2015

Project Amount: $4,431,918

30793

Communication Equipment Training Center

Expanding Energy-Related Career Pathways in the Electrical Industry:Increasing Workforce Development Opportunities in Disadvantaged Communities and Delivering Training on Automated Demand Response Communication Equipment to Inside Wireman Apprentices

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 12/8/2015

Project Amount: $4,476,189

30773

Map of electricity system assets overlaid with coastal inundation and cliff edge erosion

Potential Impacts and Adaptation Options for the Electricity System from Sea Level Rise in the San Diego Area.

ICF Incorporated, L.L.C.

Project Start Date: 12/10/2015

Project Amount: $499,929

30670

UCR's Mobile Emissions Laboratory and Chassis Dynamometer (top) and WVU's Transportable Emissions Measurement System (bottom)

On-Road, In-Use Emissions and Fuel Usage Assessment

South Coast Air Quality Management District

Project Start Date: 1/4/2016

Project Amount: $2,000,000

30771

Map of worst-case percent derating in lines and substations from historical heat waves overlaid with present substation load factors.

Climate Change in Los Angeles County: Grid Vulnerability to Extreme Heat

The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 1/12/2016

Project Amount: $500,000

30926

Components of hydrology modeling

Improving Hydrologic and Energy Demand Forecasts for Hydropower Operations with Climate Change

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 4/1/2016

Project Amount: $720,000

30925

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Optimizing Use of Non-traditional Waters, Drought Proofing the Electricity System and Improving Snowpack Prediction

The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 4/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,130,000

31051

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Zero Net Energy Farms

Biodico, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,175,919

30982

Preliminary results showing PM2.5 in the reference scenario, PM2.5 in the deep electrification scenario, and the difference showing significant reductions in PM2.5 concentrations

Real World Electrification Options of Energy Services and Environmental Justice (EJ) Considerations

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/13/2016

Project Amount: $799,444

30984

In addition to seasonal predictions of maximum and minimum temperatures, utilities have expressed interest in projected changes in hourly temperature profiles, which are being investigated by this research.

Probabilistic Seasonal and Decadal Forecasts for the Electricity System Using Linear Inverse Modeling

Eagle Rock Analytics

Project Start Date: 5/13/2016

Project Amount: $400,000

31033

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Transactive Incentive Signals to Manage Electricity Consumption for Demand Response

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $498,054

30998

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Powernet - A Cloud Based Method for Managing Distribution Resources

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/18/2016

Project Amount: $2,210,720

31006

Mock-up of a semantically integrated dashboard for the operational management of smart grid distribution substations. The dashboard visualizes the current grid state, displays warnings for detected problems, and automatically suggests potential solutions.

Developing a Distribution Substation Management System

Siemens Corporation, Corporate Technology

Project Start Date: 5/24/2016

Project Amount: $500,000

30978

Analysis of weather station data from 233 stations througout California indicates wide variation in both mean seasonal precipitation (indicated by color, with lighter colors corresponding to greater precipitation in mm) and standard deviation of seasonal

Risk Modeling and Cognitive Science Characterization of Barriers to Climate Change Adaptation in California Electricity Sector

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 5/30/2016

Project Amount: $350,000

31022

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Berkeley Energy Assurance Transformation (BEAT) Project

Office of Energy and Sustainable Development, City of Berkeley

Project Start Date: 5/31/2016

Project Amount: $1,499,214

30990

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Research Roadmap for Getting to Zero Net Energy Buildings

Itron, Inc., dba IBS

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $999,884

30986

Results for an individual parcel in the DG Screening Tool

Distributed Generation Environmental Planner

Black & Veatch Corporation

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $199,976

31021

Communities with advanced energy technologies can incorporate a variety of strategies to achieve reliability and low costs while lowering GHG emissions.

The Charge Bliss Advanced Renewable Energy Community for a Disadvantaged Southern California Community

Charge Bliss, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31037

The Local Government Commission is developing a platform to help cities easily combine state incentives and financing strategies to inform planning decisions.

Integrated Community Resource Marketplace

Local Government Commission

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31053

Community well-being depends on interdependent lifelines that span a number of sectors and geographical bounds.

Interdependencies of Electric Grid and Critical Lifelines: Identifying Climate Exposure and Adaptation Strategies

Thalassa Research & Consulting, LLC

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $128,188

30980

Genoscape map showing genetic populations of yellow warbler and the proportion of warblers killed at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System from these populations

Development of a Genoscape Framework for Assessing Population-Level Impacts of Renewable Energy Development on Migratory Bird Species in California

Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 6/3/2016

Project Amount: $599,236

30973

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Connecting Emerging Energy Technologies and Strategies to Market Needs and Opportunities

Navigant Consulting, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $6,937,889

31032

Education and outreach table at the 2017 Downtown Street Market, Baldwin Park

Using Data-Driven Approaches to Design Advanced Energy Communities for Existing Buildings

Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,497,996

31020

Richmond Advanced Energy Community Project

Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Alliance

Project Start Date: 6/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,480,111

31065

City of San Francisco

California Commercial End-Use Survey

ADM Associates, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/15/2016

Project Amount: $7,990,063

31052

The Oak View Community in the City of Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach Advanced Energy Community Blueprint

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine Advanced Power and Energy Program

Project Start Date: 6/15/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31088

Website screenshot for various commercial and close-to-market technologies at http://gasapps.gastechnology.org/webroot/app/techindex/

Pipeline Safety and Integrity Monitoring Technologies Assessment

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 6/15/2016

Project Amount: $1,006,812

31087

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High Accuracy Mapping for Excavation Damage Prevention and Emergency Response

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 6/15/2016

Project Amount: $1,481,426

30992

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Research Roadmap for Advancing Technologies in California's Industrial, Agricultural, and Water Sectors

Energetics Incorporated

Project Start Date: 6/20/2016

Project Amount: $647,728

30981

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Carbon Balance with Renewable Energy: Effects of Solar Installations on Desert Soil Carbon Cycle

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/24/2016

Project Amount: $499,181

30976

Burrowing Owl with a GPS Transmitter for Tracking

Assessing California's Mitigation Guidelines for Burrowing Owls Impacted by Renewable Energy

Zoological Society of San Diego dba San Diego Zoo Global

Project Start Date: 6/24/2016

Project Amount: $598,671

31085

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Demonstration of a Multi-Analytic Risk Visualization Tool for the California Pipeline Industry

DNV GL USA, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/24/2016

Project Amount: $1,309,305

31018

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Peninsula Advanced Energy Community (PAEC)

Natural Capitalism Solutions, dba Clean Coalition

Project Start Date: 6/27/2016

Project Amount: $1,318,997

31029

The Oakland EcoBlock - A Zero Net Energy, Low Water Use Retrofit Neighborhood Demonstration Project

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/27/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31049

Sample of a mini-channel strip. Water or heat transfer fluid would pass through the channels seen on the edge of this strip.

Solar Water Heating for the Residential, Commercial and Industrial Sectors

University of California Merced

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $999,806

31004

Jackson Family Wines workers running the barrel washing station, which will be utilizing recycled water during the demonstration pilot

Winery Water and Energy Savings

Regents of the University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,989,201

30919

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San Diego Libraries Zero Net Energy and Integrated Demand Side Management Demonstration Project

Center for Sustainable Energy

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $2,715,516

31038

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Cooling Tower Water Treatment using Vortex Process Technology for Energy and Water Savings

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,999,995

31002

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Low Energy Biofiltration System with Low Backwash Rate for Groundwater Contaminant Removal

Tomorrow Water dba BKT United

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,722,072

31104

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Demonstrating Innovative Leakage Reduction Strategies: Correlating Continuous Acoustic Monitoring, Satellite Imagery and Flow Sensitive Pressure Reducing Valve System

American Water Works Company, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,517,780

31017

Solar fields in the City of Lancaster

Lancaster Advanced Energy Community (AEC) Project

Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Alliance

Project Start Date: 7/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,469,779

31005

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Accelerating Drought Resilience Through Innovative Technologies

Water Energy Innovations, Inc.

Project Start Date: 7/13/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31096

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Pilot-Scale Evaluation of an Integrated Building Control Retrofit Package

Regents of the University of California, Davis - California Lighting Technology Center

Project Start Date: 7/18/2016

Project Amount: $1,999,089

31025

Ratio of annual energy generation to the long term generation average for three California sites

Understanding and Mitigating Barriers to Wind Energy Expansion in California

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 7/21/2016

Project Amount: $200,000

31108

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Low Energy, Zero Liquid Discharge Adsorption Technology to Remove Contaminants and Recover Source Water

ES Engineering Services, LLC

Project Start Date: 7/28/2016

Project Amount: $986,262

31147

California Investor-Owned Utility Electricity Load Shapes

ADM Associates, Inc.

Project Start Date: 7/29/2016

Project Amount: $1,147,406

31013

IEEE 2030.5 Communication Client Plan in California - Electric Power Research Institute

Certified Open-Source Software to Support the Interconnection Compliance of Distributed Energy Resources

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 8/15/2016

Project Amount: $816,539

31107

Amphiphilic Membrance Water Treatment Processing

Novel Membrane Technology to Improve Energy Efficiency and Water Savings in Wastewater Treatment Operations

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 9/1/2016

Project Amount: $882,430

31016

Santa Monica Advanced Energy District

City of Santa Monica

Project Start Date: 9/15/2016

Project Amount: $1,487,609

31179

Hyperlight Linear Fresnel Concentrated Solar Power System

Commercializing a Disruptively Low Cost Solar Collector

Hyperlight Energy

Project Start Date: 10/14/2016

Project Amount: $750,000

31213

In-conduit hydroelectric facility

Comprehensive Assessment, Tools and Resources for Advancing In-Conduit Hydropower in California

Stantec Consulting Services Inc.

Project Start Date: 2/13/2017

Project Amount: $400,000

30987

Proof of concept image for potential inundation

A Multi-Hazard Investigation of Climate Vulnerability of the Natural Gas Energy System in Southern California

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 2/24/2017

Project Amount: $893,692

31227

 Integration of solar thermal evacuated tube collector and natural gas engine heat pump at Park West Apartments

A Comprehensive, High Efficiency Solution for Water Heating in Multi-Family Buildings

Energx Controls, Inc.

Project Start Date: 2/27/2017

Project Amount: $753,605

31253

Demonstration Site--Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center

Advanced HVAC Technology Demonstration Project to Reduce Natural Gas Use in Hospitals

Advanced Microgrid Solutions, Inc.

Project Start Date: 3/1/2017

Project Amount: $1,216,707

31261

Technical Potential for Small Combined Heat and Power in California (50 kW – 5 MW), Organized by Application

A Comprehensive Assessment of Small Combined Heat and Power Technical and Market Potential in California

ICF Incorporated, L.L.C.

Project Start Date: 3/1/2017

Project Amount: $200,000

31262

Diagram of the channel system that will collect thermal energy from the sun

A Novel Low-Cost, High-Efficiency Solar Powered Micro-CHP System for Electricity, Hot Water, and Space Heating

The Regents of the University of California, Merced

Project Start Date: 4/4/2017

Project Amount: $816,659

31332

Overivew of Considerations in Life Cycle Assessment of Storage Technologies

A Life Cycle Assessment of the Environmental and Human Health Impacts of Emerging Energy Storage Technology Deployment

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 5/8/2017

Project Amount: $600,000

31331

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California Biopower Impact Project

Humboldt State University Sponsored Programs Foundation

Project Start Date: 5/10/2017

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31215

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The Amador Water Agency In-Conduit Hydropower Development Project (AWA Project)

Amador Water Agency

Project Start Date: 5/15/2017

Project Amount: $750,000

31328

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Low-Cost High-Reliability Thermoelectrics for Waste Heat Conversion

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/15/2017

Project Amount: $2,000,000

31324

Multi-cell Piezoelectric Energy Harvester

Force Multiplier Actuated Piezoelectric Energy Harvester for Roadway Energy Recovery

Pyro-E, LLC

Project Start Date: 5/15/2017

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31364

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Research, Development and Demonstration of Low-Emission CNG Engines for Construction Vehicles

Olson-Ecologic Engine Testing Laboratories, LLC

Project Start Date: 5/15/2017

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31349

Plumbing Schematic for Hot Water Distribution System

Code Changes and Implications of Residential Low Flow Hot Water Fixtures

Gary Klein and Associates, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/15/2017

Project Amount: $249,900

31335

Size comparison of one day old tortoise (on left) with one year old, indoor reared tortoise (on right)

Use of Indoor Rearing for Head-Starting Desert Tortoises

Regents of the University of California (University of California, Davis)

Project Start Date: 5/31/2017

Project Amount: $493,089

31336

Mojave desert tortoise with tracking device

Habitat Influences on Desert Tortoise Translocation Success

Zoological Society of San Diego dba San Diego Zoo Global

Project Start Date: 6/22/2017

Project Amount: $499,605

31466

Long-Term California Energy Scenarios Promote Job Creation in Disadvantaged Communities in California

Economic Impact Analysis of Long-Term Energy Scenarios and Disadvantaged Communities

Berkeley Economic Advising and Research, LLC

Project Start Date: 6/30/2017

Project Amount: $249,320

31371

Daily predictive smart charging strategy that foresees the future travel needs of drivers and grid conditions

Development of Smart Charging Infrastructure Planning Tool (SCRIPT)

Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

Project Start Date: 6/30/2017

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31358

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Advanced Statistical-Dynamical Downscaling Methods and Products for California Electricity System Climate Planning

University of California, San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography 0955

Project Start Date: 6/30/2017

Project Amount: $1,399,888

31464

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A Barrier-Based Quantitative Risk Management Approach for Underground Storage of Natural Gas

DNV GL USA, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2017

Project Amount: $2,398,939

31402

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Robust Super Insulation at a Competitive Price

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 7/14/2017

Project Amount: $100,000

31440

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Bundle-Based Energy Efficiency Technology Solutions for California (BEETS for California)

Willdan Energy Solutions

Project Start Date: 8/1/2017

Project Amount: $3,994,256

31471

Kompogas SLO facility

Demonstration of an Innovative, Community-Scale, Organic Waste-to-Energy Facility

HZIU Kompogas SLO Inc.

Project Start Date: 8/9/2017

Project Amount: $4,000,000

31427

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Enhanced Modeling Tools to Maximize Solar + Storage Benefits

Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc. (E3)

Project Start Date: 9/18/2017

Project Amount: $987,379

31373

Description for the Proposed Project

Demonstration of Vehicle-Grid Integration under Non-residential Scenarios

Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

Project Start Date: 10/10/2017

Project Amount: $2,340,000

31372

Electric vehicles at the Los Angeles Air Force Base

Advanced VGI Control to Maximize Battery Life and Use of Second-Life Batteries to Increase Grid Service and Renewable Power Penetration

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 10/11/2017

Project Amount: $1,500,000

31478

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Demonstrating the Potential for On-Site Electricity Generation from Food Waste Using Containerized Anaerobic Digestion Units

The Regents University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 11/6/2017

Project Amount: $2,411,007

31472

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An Online Siting Tool Application for Woody Biomass-to-Electricity Facilities in California

The Regents University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 11/8/2017

Project Amount: $1,222,284

31572

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Electric Access System Enhancement (EASE)

Southern California Edison

Project Start Date: 2/1/2018

Project Amount: $2,000,000

31337

Solar energy facilities may appear to be water bodies to some birds

Investigating Avian Attraction to Solar Energy Facilities Through a Lake Effect

US Geological Survey

Project Start Date: 3/11/2018

Project Amount: $499,785

31618

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TradePro Connect Product and Service Procurement Project

Cohen Ventures Inc. dba Energy Solutions

Project Start Date: 3/22/2018

Project Amount: $991,110

31619

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California Opportunities for Procurement to Accelerate Clean Energy (Cal-OP ACE)

Prospect Silicon Valley

Project Start Date: 4/2/2018

Project Amount: $3,998,715

31617

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Accelerating the Adoption of EVs as DERs through Fleet Procurement

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/16/2018

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31623

Data enable exploration of projected hourly sea levels at nine locations on California's coast, supporting IOUs' siting of coastal transmission towers and assessment of sea level rise-related risks to other infrastructure.

Building on the Cal-Adapt Platform to Deliver Actionable Information in Support of Electricity Sector Resilience

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 4/20/2018

Project Amount: $900,000

31624

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Port of Long Beach Microgrid - Resilience for Critical Facilities

City of Long Beach, Harbor Department (Port of Long Beach)

Project Start Date: 4/23/2018

Project Amount: $5,000,000

31625

Map of the microgrid planned with DoD funding and additions funded by the EPIC project

Miramar Microgrid - Flight Line Resilience through Landfill Gas and Energy Storage

The Regents of the University of California, San Diego

Project Start Date: 4/23/2018

Project Amount: $5,000,000

31616

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California Energy Product Evaluation Hub

Western Cooling Efficiency Center - UC Davis

Project Start Date: 4/23/2018

Project Amount: $10,993,646

31626

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Camp Parks Army Microgrid – A Blueprint for Nested, Modular Design

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 4/23/2018

Project Amount: $5,000,000

31656

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Lead Locally

Sonoma Clean Power Authority

Project Start Date: 5/1/2018

Project Amount: $9,814,596

31652

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Developing Next-generation Cal-Adapt Features to Support Natural Gas Sector Resilience

The Regents of the University of California

Project Start Date: 5/7/2018

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31651

Machine learning techniques could be used to identify the location and/or existence of an atmospheric river during pre-processing. This would allow Cal-Adapt to employ threshold independent proxies to visualize heavy precipitation events associated with a

Developing Next-Generation Cal-Adapt Features to Support Natural Gas Sector Resilience

Eagle Rock Analytics

Project Start Date: 5/7/2018

Project Amount: $200,000

31643

Distributed Energy Resources Value Estimation Tool (DERVET)

DER-VET A Distributed Energy Resource Value Estimation Tool

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 5/11/2018

Project Amount: $2,000,000

31644

GridLAB-D User meeting and EPC-17-043 GLOW TAC

GLOW: A User-friendly Interface for GridLAB-D

Hitachi America LTD

Project Start Date: 5/11/2018

Project Amount: $2,999,699

31641

GridLAB-D TAC

HiPAS GridLAB-D: A High-Performance Agent-based Simulation using GridLAB-D

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/11/2018

Project Amount: $3,068,781

31642

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OpenFIDO: An Open-source Framework for Integrated Data Operations

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/11/2018

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31648

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Using Chemical and Isotopic Analyses to Improve Life-Cycle Assessments of the Natural Gas Consumed in California

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 5/15/2018

Project Amount: $549,978

31621

Machine learning is being trained to identify species in underwater video

Lowering Costs of Underwater Biological Surveys to Inform Offshore Renewable Energy

Cal Poly Corporation

Project Start Date: 5/21/2018

Project Amount: $199,978

31649

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Developing a Methodology to Determine Chemical and Isotopic Composition of Natural Gas Consumed in California

The Regents of the University of California, Irvine

Project Start Date: 5/30/2018

Project Amount: $550,000

31622

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The Distributional Electricity Impacts of Climate Change on California's Residential Communities

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/3/2018

Project Amount: $200,000

31678

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Research Roadmap for Cost and Technology Breakthroughs for Renewable Energy Generation

Energetics Incorporated

Project Start Date: 6/4/2018

Project Amount: $338,059

31657

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Port of San Diego Microgrid – Resiliency in Terminal Operations

San Diego Unified Port District (Port of San Diego)

Project Start Date: 6/13/2018

Project Amount: $4,985,272

31677

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Distributed Energy Resources (DER) Roadmap

Navigant Consulting, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/29/2018

Project Amount: $499,065

31680

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Measuring Innovation Progress to Guide Future Investment: Evaluation of EPIC Benefits Methodology

Industrial Economics, Incorporated

Project Start Date: 6/29/2018

Project Amount: $3,000,000

31628

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Urban Microgrids for Grid Resiliency and Disaster Readiness

Gridscape Solutions, Inc.

Project Start Date: 7/18/2018

Project Amount: $4,995,498

31706

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Port Hueneme Navy Server Farm Building Microgrid

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 11/1/2018

Project Amount: $4,998,345

31615

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California Test Bed Initiative

California Clean Energy Fund dba CalCEF Ventures

Project Start Date: 12/10/2018

Project Amount: $10,999,701

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