Any guaranteed energy and operational savings shall be determined by using one of the measurement and verification methodologies listed in the United States Department of Energy's "Measurement and Verification Guideline for Energy Savings Performance Contracting," the "International Performance Measurement and Verification Protocol," or "ASHRAE 14-2002." If due to existing data limitations or the nonconformance of specific project characteristics, none of the measurement and verification methodologies listed above is sufficient for measuring guaranteed savings, the qualified provider shall develop an alternate method that is compatible with one of the three and mutually agreeable with the agency.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-64.17F; 143-64.17H;

Temporary Adoption Eff. August 1, 2003;

Temporary Adoption Expired April 27, 2004;

Eff. July 1, 2004;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. March 6, 2018.