As a follow up to our March blog post, we are now excited to present When the Lone Star Froze Over – Winter Storm Uri and the lived experiences of Texas low-income communities.
You're invited join us for an open session of TEPRI's Energy Opportunities Coalition (EOC) with guest speaker Professor Sanya Carley from Indiana University on Tuesday, May 18th at 12 PM Central.
TEPRI developed a state-wide Coalition to explore and launch cross-collaboration opportunities that maximize the impacts from dispersed funding sources to create clean energy opportunities that aid in the COVID-19 response and economic recovery efforts and beyond.
Our report, "Pathways for DERs to Reduce Energy Burdens in Low-Income Households: Harris County", is now officially available online for free, as a part of the American Council for Energy-Efficient Economy's (ACEEE) 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings' Panel 13: Energy Efficiency and Equity.
On Tuesday, May 26, 2020 TEPRI hosted a webinar entitled “Pathways for DERs to Reduce Energy Burdens.” TEPRI staff Director Dana Harmon and Erick Jones were joined by Julia Emerson from Hillcroft Group LLC, Doug Lewin from Energy Foundation, and Todd McAlister from SPEER to discuss opportunities and barriers for energy efficiency and rooftop solar in...
We strive to make visible the many facets of poverty that contribute to and exacerbate energy insecurity. TEPRI Research Fellow, Jacquie Moss, made this infographic to summarize a few of the economic aspects that we see as immediately pertinent. Download the infographic here:
This TEPRI Issue Brief looks at current communication challenges regarding COVID-19 emergency electricity relief. Its purpose is to share relevant insights from our research and to start a conversation with stakeholders. Download the issue brief here:
On Thursday, September 26, TEPRI presented our “Building a Better Understanding of Texas Low-Income Communities and Energy” findings for a City Efficiency Leadership Council (CELC) Webinar. The CELC webinar, entitled “Energy + Equity,” covered the ins and outs of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Clean Energy for Low-Income Communities Accelerator (CELICA) Toolkit and Low-income Energy...
On Friday, August 23, 2019, TEPRI hosted a webinar entitled “Building a Better Understanding of Texas Low-Income Communities and Energy.” TEPRI staff Dana Harmon and Jacquie Moss were joined by John Hall from EDF and Heath Prince from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin to discuss the many...