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TRIO Symposium: Innovative Technologies for the Portfolio


The Technology Resource Incubator Outreach (TRIO) program is a statewide initiative in California designed to accelerate market introduction of energy efficient and related demand side management products and services by providing information, training, and access to energy utility resources. TRIO aims to promote early stage innovations that will contribute to California’s energy savings targets for the decades ahead, as well as meeting national goals for energy efficiency.

The agenda will cover key topics including:      

Partnership opportunities

How can you leverage utility funds via our technology development and technology introduction support activities?
Vendor panel with lessons learned from leading market players
Upcoming solicitations and RFPs
How can utilities help you introduce your product to the market?

New and Exciting Customer Research

Understanding the customer experience
Targeted marketing case studies
How to make the biggest impact

Introduction to Energy Efficiency and Emerging Technologies

How is a successful implementation defined?
Market barriers and delivery channels
Navigating the utility program and sourcing process
Regulatory and policy context

Hear from energy efficiency and demand side management program managers and leading vendor partners Opower and First Fuel

This event is a must for key stakeholders including investors, entrepreneurs, technology transfer officers, researchers, and other professionals who are creating the future for wise use of cost-effective energy efficient and demand side management technologies in California.

David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Event Type
Non-ETCC Events
Event Host
  • Pacific Gas & Electric Company logo
  • Southern California Edison Company logo
  • Southern California Gas Company logo
  • San Diego Gas & Electric Company logo
  • Sacramento Municipal Utility District logo
  • Los Angeles Department of Water and Power logo
  • CEC logo

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The ETCC is funded in part by ratepayer dollars and the California IOU Emerging Technologies Program, the IOU Codes & Standards Planning & Coordination Subprograms, and the Demand Response Emerging Technologies (DRET) Collaborative programs under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission. The municipal portion of this program is funded and administered by Sacramento Municipal Utility District and Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.