Appointed Status Description Goals Progress Members Lead
New Commercial Buildings: Prescriptive Retail Have prescriptive path vetted by October 1, 2008 Sub-subcommittee met 9/12/08: doesn't look Rich Arneson, Eric Brateng, John Jennings, Dave Baylon, Charlie Grist, Mira
c/e, but looking at lighting savings and costs, DCV Mira Vowles
may be good retrofit measure. Presented
End Use Load Data Research Finalize Budget and Scope by Nov meeting (incorporate NEEP Incorporating comments from NEEP - they meet Jim Lazar, Phil Degens, Rich Arneson, Ken Keating, Jennifer Adam
requirements), select a contractor, oversee contractor 10/10/08. Williamson, Dannielle Gidding, Jim Williams, Jill Steiner, Bill Hopkins
Presented SOW, budget, and scope to RTF (PSE)
5/27/08 - approved.
Delta Q vs. 50% Leak Test This study will compare the effectiveness and cost of the new Met May 16, 2008 - funding from BPA and EWEB Bobbi Wilhelm, Bruce Manclark, Lauren Gage and Mark Johnson(BPA), Bruce
Delta Q test with the standard duct pressurization test. The for more sites. Bruce needs to follow up. Bob Lorenzen (EWEB), ETO
3/25/2008 Complete purpose of the subcommittee is to determine whether any
organization is interested in expanding the sample size or
otherwise investing in the study.
M&V for CVR w/Large Ind. Motors Report to RTF: Is protocol reliable in industrial setting? Meeting postponed to October to wait for data Jim Williams, Ken Keating, Charlie Grist, Bob Fletcher, Dennis Bounds, Nelly
Gill McCoy, Jeff Brooks at ID.
Dormant PTCS Subcommittee Is 10% Sampling Rate Necessary? dormant Mark Johnson, Ottie Nabors, Bruce Manclark, othrs? Mark
Food Service Measures Get deemable numbers for calculators for food service and Ice-makers completed. Refrigerators/freezers Chris Helmers, Steve Cofer, ETO, Puget, Ryan Fedie Adam
Active packaged refrigeration and beverage equipment awaiting cost data.
PTAC - Hotel Motel Studying savings from PTAC Heat Pump Units Waiting for data. Greg Stiles, Bruce Manclark, Reid Hart, Tim Steele, Will Miller, Jack Greg
Commercial Rooftop Economizer Ongoing research to improve controls and effectiveness of Phase 2 research underway (bench test & field David Baylon, Ben Bronfman, Alan Budman, Charlie Grist, Jeff Charlie
rooftop economizers. test) - Interim report available (July 1) . Bumgarner, Bob Davis, Tom Eckman, Fred Gordon, Jeff Harris, Reid
Honeywell resdesigned controller based on Hart, Ken Keating, Steve Ottenbriet, Jon Powell, Dav Robison, Bo
results of research so far. Stolarski
Grocery Store Subcommittee 1. Refrigerator Gaskets, strip curtains, and autoclosers - Studying Results in - presented at Sept 2008 RTF meeting. Eric Brateng, Jack Callahan, Ken Keating, Ryan Fedie, Tim Steele, Steve Tim
savings in a lab setting Cofer
Vending Machines Provide recommendation on refirbished equipment to RTF. Phase 2 underway. Field-testing savings from Bruce Cody, Charlie Grist, Phil Degens, Eric Brateng, Jeremy Litow, Ken Charlie
refirbishment packages. Keating, Spencer Moersfelder, Tim Scanlon
Productivity How to quantify benefits of increased productivity from energy dormant - lack of data NBI, EWEB, BPA
efficiency measures (lighting in particular).
Dormant Small Commercial HVAC Deemed Calculation Methods dormant - lack of data
Direct Use of Gas - Contractor Selection Review RFP responses and select a contractor RFP sent. Proposals due Sept 29th. Eric Brateng, Jeff Cole, Eugene Rosolie, Jim Williams, Adam Hadley, Adam
1-Jul-08 Active Subcommittee to meet Oct 1 to select contractor. Tom Eckman, Jim Lazar, Grant Ringel,
Ducts Inside Specifications Develop specifications for ducts inside in new construction. RTF approved specs. David Hales, Bruce Manclark, David Baylon, Brady Peeks, Adam Adam
1-Jul-08 Complete Have specs to review by Aug RTF meeting. Group met July 31st, finalized draft spec. Hadley, Mike Lubliner, Bryan Boe, Vern Rice, Chuck Murray
Marginal Line Losses Determine whether marginal line losses (I2R) should be Group met Sept 3 - consensus to use factor of 2. Jim Lazar, Tom Eckman, Michael Schilmoeller, Jeff Harris, Adam Adam
1-Jul-08 Complete accounted for differently than average line losses. Group met August 1st - no conclusion made Hadley, Bob Fletcher, Kip Sikes, Gurvinder Singh, Pete Catching, David
Gilman, Curtis Michael, Gary Russel