Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Alternative Energy Systems Consulting, Inc.Diversity, Equity, and InclusionAbout UsWe develop solutions for the mutual benefit of energy producers and energy consumers.Learn More AESC, Inc. recognizes the historical context and painful impacts of inequality in our country, and we acknowledge that a statement alone will not drive the deep systemic changes necessary for truly equitable outcomes.…

AESC to test heat pump water heaters for $120 million program: TECH Clean California

AnnouncementsAESC to test heat pump water heaters for $120 million program: TECH Clean CaliforniaTechnologyLearn more about our emerging technology studiesView Our ET Studies AESC is joining California’s $120 million initiative to expand the adoption of low-emission space and water heating technologies. The initiative, known as the Technology and Equipment for Clean Heating (TECH), will focus…

AESC providing energy engineering services for affordable multi-family properties in Washington, D.C.

AnnouncementsAESC providing energy engineering services for affordable multi-family properties in Washington, D.C.EngineeringLearn more about our energy engineering practiceView Our Stats AESC has initiated a new scope of services for the District of Columbia Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU), a program of the Department of Energy & Environment (DOEE). DCSEU designs and implements programs to reduce energy…

AESC and SDG&E Emerging Technologies to study virtual power plants, new behind-the-meter strategy

AnnouncementsAESC and SDG&E Emerging Technologies to study virtual power plants, new behind-the-meter strategyTechnologyLearn more about our emerging technology studiesView Our ET Studies Alternative Energy Systems Consulting, Inc. (AESC) and the SDG&E Emerging Technologies program have teamed up to investigate the efficacy of virtual power plants as part of the utility’s ongoing strategic push to meet…

AESC Launches the State of California Energy Strategy and Support (SOC ESS) Program

The State of California Energy Strategy and Support Program (SOC ESS) is a statewide energy efficiency program that launched in fall 2021. The statewide administrator, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E), awarded the design and implementation contract to Alternative Energy Systems Consulting, Inc. (AESC). Supported by PG&E and the State’s other investor-owned utilities under the auspices…

CEC Smart Home Study Results Now Available

AESC and partners have successfully completed a two-year project with the California Energy Commission, investigating DER control technologies and their ability to shift residential loads through dynamic pricing strategies.   This project, known as the Smart Home Study, distributed programmable thermostats, electric vehicle charging stations, battery storage systems, and interconnection hubs to 100 homeowners in…

AESC now offers ICP Project Development and Quality Assurance services – helping building owners unlock OBF and C-PAC energy project financing

Carlsbad, CA- December 30, 2019- The Investor Confidence Project (ICP) is a global initiative for developing and evaluating energy efficiency retrofits. Developed by the Environmental Defense Fund, the Project seeks to provide energy investors and financing program administrators an elevated level of confidence for their investments in energy efficiency (EE) projects. ICP protocols are being adopted nationwide and now play a major role in many EE financing programs, including PG&E’s 0% On Bill Financing (OBF) and Commercial…

AESC Renews Advanced Credential in Systems Security – SOC 2 Type II

AESC has received System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 Type II certification, an important distinction for organizations that handle sensitive client data. AESC has been SOC certified since 2016, but through this updated certification, and associated third-party examination, AESC has proven that its data security and IT principles are designed to keep its clients’ sensitive data secure.