Tom specializes in environmental policy and economics.Geographic Information Systems
ECONorthwest uses GIS to analyze the geographic aspects of complex problems.Non-Market Valuation
ECONorthwest has unparalleled expertise in quantifying the value associated with non-market goods and services.Econometric & Statistical Analysis & Modeling
ECONorthwest can construct or deconstruct any econometric and statistical model or analysis.
At ECONorthwest, we have an extensive history of evaluating and auditing Demand Side Management (DSM) Programs. Our analysis often includes:
We work closely with both utility managers and industry regulators, using their inputs on program specific details and information sources. This work arrangement leads to better understanding and efficient implementation of program recommendations.
In addition to our experience auditing and evaluating entire portfolios of DSM programs, our staff provide expertise in many individual components of DSM evaluation such as free-ridership, realization rates, or net-to-gross ratios.