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Videos from UCSB Summit on Energy Efficiency, May 1-2, 2013  

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Carbon productivity has to be increased to maintain our lifestyle.
Date: 05/21/2009
Type: Slides, Video
Technologies: Economic Impact
Energy use and technology adoption is, ultimately, an economic question within a policy context.
Date: 05/21/2009
Type: Slides, Video
University needs the corporate sector as a partner to get products on the market.
Date: 05/21/2009
Type: Slides, Video
New strides are being made in energy-saving technologies, but future gains will depend on how consumers put those technologies to use in their lives.
Date: 05/21/2009
Type: News
Energy efficiency and solar PV balance each other out by reducing demand for electricity, while at the same time providing the energy that is needed sustainably.
Date: 05/20/2009
Type: Slides, Video
Technologies: Solar/Photovoltaics
A smart grid requires a flow of information across the grid and smaller power amounts than currently available.
Date: 05/20/2009
Type: Slides, Video
Technologies: Smart Grid
California uses significantly less energy per capita than the rest of the US because of incentives implemented by the state.
Date: 05/20/2009
Type: Slides, Video
Technologies: Utilities
Smart building design and control systems can help reduce and manage energy use.
Date: 05/20/2009
Type: Slides, Video
Technologies: Buildings, Control Systems
Due to the unpredictability of the internet, some aspects are over engineered, making it necessary to continually reevaluate processes and energy use.
Date: 05/20/2009
Type: Slides, Video
The internet works by putting energy in and getting data out; it is just a vessel for moving information across locations.
Date: 05/20/2009
Type: Slides, Video
Technologies: Electronics

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