In this report ACEEE examines the performance of affordable multifamily programs, which are those programs targeted to low-income multifamily homes. This report builds on earlier ACEEE research analyzing multifamily programs serving the largest multifamily markets in the United States. ACEEE’s research scope encompasses a representative set of energy efficiency programs for affordable multifamily housing in these urban areas.
The research highlights trends in the performance of affordable multifamily energy efficiency programs serving some of the largest multifamily markets in the United States. It examines programs in terms of their 2017 energy savings, spending, participation, and cost effectiveness. It also identifies the effective policies and practices that support them.