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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

29555

Manufactured Housing Under Construction in Riverside, CA

Advanced Envelope Systems for Factory Built Homes

The Levy Partnership, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2013

Project Amount: $1,433,568

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

29683

Research aircraft

Improvement of an Airborne Natural Gas Leak-Detection System

UC Davis-Sub of UC San Diego

Project Start Date: 3/17/2014

Project Amount: $300,000

29724

Researcher explaining the sampling setup at a wastewater treatment plant

Identification and Evaluation of Constituents Found in Biogas in California

California Air Resources Board

Project Start Date: 3/26/2014

Project Amount: $400,000

29750

Activated carbon absorbers (on the right) reduce NOx

Pre and Post-Combustion NOx Control For Biogas Engine With Microwave Energy

CHA Corporation

Project Start Date: 6/30/2014

Project Amount: $646,604

29784

Infrared Walnut Dryer at Emerald Farms in Maxwell, CA.

Demonstration and Commercial Implementation of Energy Efficient Drying for Walnuts

UC Davis-Sub of UC San Diego

Project Start Date: 6/30/2014

Project Amount: $1,118,285

29755

Gas Sample Cleaning Unit

Air Quality Implications of using Biogas (AQIB) to Replace Natural Gas in California

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

Project Start Date: 7/8/2014

Project Amount: $775,064

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

29966

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Improving Short-Term Wind Power Forecasting through Measurements and Modeling of the Tehachapi Wind Resource Area

University of California - Davis

Project Start Date: 1/15/2015

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

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

30065

Sunfolding solar PV tracking system yields higher performance in photovoltaic systems

Mass-manufactured, Air Driven Trackers for Low Cost, High Performance Photovoltaic Systems

Sunfolding Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/1/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30099

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Unlocking Industrial Energy Efficiency Through Optimized Energy Management Systems

The Regents of the University of California, Berkeley

Project Start Date: 6/15/2015

Project Amount: $4,981,729

30100

Utility pole, smart meter and water pump in a field demonstrating PowWow's technology to save energy and optimize irrigation while maintaining or improving crop yields.

Irrigation Optimization and Well Pump Monitoring to Reduce Energy and Water Consumption

PowWow Energy, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/15/2015

Project Amount: $2,292,829

30005

Ductwork setup in WCEC Testing Chamber

Development and Testing of the Next Generation Residential Space Conditioning System for California

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $2,993,005

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

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

30140

Rooftop PV Jackson Sustainable Winery Building, shipping container, and 62.5 kW SMA inverter

Demonstration of Community Scale Low Cost Highly Efficient PV and Energy Management System

UC Davis-Sub of UC San Diego

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,238,491

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

30156

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

Renewable Natural Gas Production from Woody Biomass via Gasification and Fluidized-Bed Methanation

The Regents of the University of California, San Diego

Project Start Date: 6/30/2015

Project Amount: $1,000,000

30114

Variable Refrigerant Flow and Indirect Evaporative Cooling Test site in Davis, California

Climate appropriate HVAC Systems for Commercial Buildings to Reduce Energy Use and Demand

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 8/3/2015

Project Amount: $2,834,721

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

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

30779

GTI field steam making leak measurement in the kitchen

Assessment of Fugitive Emissions from the Natural Gas System-Commercial Buildings

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 1/4/2016

Project Amount: $599,891

30810

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Intelligent HVAC Controls for Low Income Households: A Low Cost Non-connected Device that Understands Consumer Preferences and Performs Adaptive Optimization

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

Project Start Date: 3/1/2016

Project Amount: $2,705,759

30923

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Zero Energy Residential Optimization - Community Achievement (ZERO-CA)

California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF)

Project Start Date: 5/1/2016

Project Amount: $4,819,805

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

30809

Installation of helical ground loop at University of California, Davis campus

Low Cost, Large Diameter, Shallow Ground Loops for Ground-Coupled Heat Pumps

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

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,212,186

30975

Inspection of Current HVAC System

Ventilation Solutions for Energy Efficient California Schools: Improving Indoor Air Quality through Advanced, High Performance HVAC

Regents of the University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,500,000

30977

A DWR geologist measures the water depth of a well. Source: Department of Water Resources 2018:   https://water.ca.gov/News/News-Releases/2018/April-18/DWR-Finalizes-Over-85-Million-in-Grants-for-Local-Implementation-of-SGMA

Clarifying and Quantifying Current and Near-Term Groundwater Pumping Energy Use and Costs in California to Improve Energy and Water Systems Reliability

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Project Start Date: 6/1/2016

Project Amount: $625,000

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

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

31000

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Biofiltration as an Advanced Primary Treatment Method to Achieve Substantial Energy Savings

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Project Start Date: 6/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,306,185

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

31147

California Investor-Owned Utility Electricity Load Shapes

ADM Associates, Inc.

Project Start Date: 7/29/2016

Project Amount: $1,147,406

31098

Standard Habitat for Humanity home

Measure Results from Affordable Zero Net Energy Homes

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 7/30/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31081

Two Different Energy Efficient Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning Packages for Existing Homes

Energy Efficient HVAC Packages for Existing Residential Buildings

Regents of the University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 8/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,200,000

31105

Dairy cattle cooling technologies at work at UC Davis

Improving Water and Energy Efficiency in California's Dairy Industry

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

Project Start Date: 10/1/2016

Project Amount: $1,000,000

31211

Control System for Legacy Wind Turbines in Tehachapi

21st Century Solutions for 20th Century Wind Projects

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

Project Start Date: 2/13/2017

Project Amount: $810,438

31225

Preliminary Rendering of GHP System Outdoor Skid

Demonstrating Natural Gas Heat Pumps for Integrated Hot Water and Air-Conditioning in Restaurants

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 2/16/2017

Project Amount: $864,294

31255

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Demonstration and Assessment of Residential Gas Heat Pump Water Heaters in the Los Angeles Basin

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 2/27/2017

Project Amount: $1,084,230

31266

Example of a district-scale solar project that incorporates solar-thermal as well as photovoltaic technologies (Drake Landing, AB, Canada). There is currently little understanding of how to deploy projects at community scales that cover the range between

Demonstration of Advanced High-Efficiency, Low Capacity HVAC Systems

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 3/1/2017

Project Amount: $750,000

31307

Schematics of current BMS architecture and the ACCO-BEMS architechture. Pre-commercial technology highlighted in yellow.

Automated Cloud-Based Continuously Optimizing Building Energy Management System

Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Alliance

Project Start Date: 4/1/2017

Project Amount: $2,500,000

31311

Figure 1: Typical losses in a pneumatic system showing that compression losses have the largest potential for improved efficiency.

Pilot Testing of Isothermal Compression

Institute of Gas Technology dba Gas Technology Institute

Project Start Date: 4/12/2017

Project Amount: $2,570,946

31216

West Adams Demonstration site near Capay, California

Cost-Effective and Climate Resilient In-Conduit Hydropower and Civil Works Innovation

Natel Energy

Project Start Date: 5/1/2017

Project Amount: $954,715

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

31329

PM generating process in cooling tower

Assessing Cooling Tower PM2.5 and PM10 Emissions using Advanced Instrumentation, Plume Transects, and Plume Modeling

The Regents of the University of California, Davis Campus

Project Start Date: 6/15/2017

Project Amount: $700,000

31272

Soil chambers used for soil gas methane flux measurements and gas sampling for isotopic analysis

Quantification of Methane from California's Plugged & Abandoned Gas Wells: Effects of Land Subsidence and Other Factors

The Regents University of California, Davis

Project Start Date: 8/17/2017

Project Amount: $597,433

31483

Nevados All Terrain Tracker

Installation and Soft Cost Reduction for Horizontal Single Axis Trackers (Stage II)

Nevados Engineering, Inc.

Project Start Date: 8/21/2017

Project Amount: $999,822

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

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

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

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