FINancial impacts of Distributed Energy Resources (FINDER) Model

Purpose 

The FINancial impacts of Distributed Energy Resources (FINDER) Model is used to quantify the impacts of EE, DR, and/or DG on utility shareholders (reported as earnings and ROE impacts) and utility customers (reported as customer bills and rates). Can also assess the resource costs and benefits of various portfolios of EE, DR, and/or DG.

Audience 
Regulators, Utilities, Advocates, Industry Stakeholders
Developer(s) 
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory with E3
Sponsor(s) 
DOE
Contacts