Ben Passer, director of Fresh Energy’s energy access and equity program, will be speaking at the upcoming Association of Energy Services Professionals virtual conference about how to make programs more equitable and accessible. Learn more and register here.
The panel focused on Energy Equity will take place on September 1 from 12:15 to 1 p.m. EDT. Attendees will hear from a panel of industry experts, including policy experts, utility program implementers, and direct low-income, weatherization and repair experts, will highlight barriers to participation in energy efficiency programs. Understand how these organizations have best addressed these barriers with innovative ideas. The panelists will discuss current equity and accessibility challenges that the energy efficiency community is experiencing.
Key panel takeaways:
- Understand the many regulatory and societal barriers to participate in energy efficiency programs.
- Learn of Innovative program designs that can aid in addressing issues.
- Know that equity problems still exist and need to be discussed in planning.
The session will be moderated by Matt Elliott. The guest speakers are: