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Efficient and ZNE-Ready Plug Loads

This project will research and develop new technologies and strategies to eliminate or significantly reduce energy use in standby mode by redesigning the power supply for plug load devices. This research project will also develop and demonstrate strategies to remove plug load devices from grid AC power by redesigning these devices to use DC power from photovoltaic power sources.

Program Information
Funding Organization: 
California Energy Commission
Program Area: 
Buildings
Scope
Funded Performer: 
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Agreement Total: 
$1,600,000
Match Total: 
$495,000
Project Start Date: 
August 11, 2016
Project End Date: 
April 30, 2019
Project Details
Ongoing Initiative or Research Project: 
Research Project
Grid, Whole Building, or Technology: 
Technology
Technology Type: 
MELS
Sub-Technology Type: 
MELS - All
Building Type: 
Single Family, Multifamily, Commercial
New or Existing: 
New
DR Focus?: 
No
Code/Standard Focus?: 
No
Locale
BA Climate Region: 
Hot-Dry/Mixed-Dry
IECC Climate Region: 
Zone 3
City: 
Berkeley
State: 
California