The California Energy Commission Energy Research and Development Division supports public interest energy research and development that will help improve the quality of life in California by bringing environmentally safe, affordable, and reliable energy services and products to the marketplace.
The Energy Research and Development Division conducts public interest research, development, and demonstration (RD&D) projects to benefit California.
The Energy Research and Development Division strives to conduct the most promising public interest energy research by partnering with RD&D entities, including individuals, businesses, utilities, and public or private research institutions.
Energy Research and Development Division funding efforts are focused on the following RD&D program areas:
• Buildings End-Use Energy Efficiency
• Energy Innovations Small Grants
• Energy-Related Environmental Research
• Energy Systems Integration
• Environmentally Preferred Advanced Generation
• Industrial/Agricultural/Water End-Use Energy Efficiency
• Renewable Energy Technologies
This report on the Davis Future Renewable Energy and Efficiency project is the final report for the DavisFREE project (contract number PIR-12-011) conducted by the City of Davis, CA. The information from this project contributes to Energy Research and Development Division’s Renewable Energy Technologies Program.
For more information about the Energy Research and Development Division, please visit the Energy Commission’s website at www.energy.ca.gov/research/ or contact the Energy Commission at 916-327-1551.