Assessing Data Needs for Building Decarbonization

CPUC Energy Division hosted a staff workshop on June 17, 2020 to assess stakeholder data needs and determine data required from investor-owned utilities for building decarbonization program planning and assessment. The workshop is required by Ordering Para (OP) 25 of Decision (D.) 20-03-027 which is part of R.19-01-011- Building Decarbonization Proceeding. Stakeholders comments will be added here after the workshop.


  • Staff Presentation: "Assessing Data Needs for Building Decarbonization" - Workshop goals, coordination with other proceedings, rules governing data confidentiality, data categories 
  • Gridworks: "Framing Data Needs and Use Case for Building Decarbonization" - Framing approach and possible use case for ongoing data submittals to the CPUC to enable building decarbonization
  • Environmental Defense Fund: "Natural Gas Infrastructure Data needs in the BUILD and TECH programs" - Deploying data to minimize customer expenditure, maximize environmental benefits and ensure certainty in sharing data
  • IOU Presentations:  PG&E, SCE, SDG&E, SoCalGas and Southwest Gas will each presented their vision for building decarbonization, role of data and data-related lesson learned from other proceedings


All Comments were received from the following parties listed below are available at the following link 

  • NRDC Comments
  • SCE Comments
  • CALSSA Comments
  • Mitsubishi Electric Comments
  • PG&E Comments
  • EDF Comments
  • SoCalGas
  • VEIC

For more information, contact Abhilasha Wadhwa at  916-823-4774