Building on decades of experience offering a full spectrum of services in the energy space, ICF has amassed an unparalleled record of planning, designing, and implementing award-winning demand-side management (DSM) programs and portfolios. We currently implement approximately 150 DSM programs across North America for more than 50 utilities and other program administrators, including 15 large integrated energy efficiency portfolios. ICF helps clients formulate the most cost-effective, engaging energy efficiency strategies and deliver programs using proprietary analytics, innovative technology platforms, a dedicated customer service center, and world-class marketing.
ICF’s energy professionals bring extensive experience across multiple sectors, technologies, trades, and functions to deliver individual programs or portfolios across residential, low-income, multi-family, commercial, industrial, agricultural, institutional, and government sectors. Providing comprehensive capabilities and subject matter expertise, ICF supports the entire energy efficiency program lifecycle including:
In addition, ICF has been a prime contractor for the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR® program for 25 years. Our experts in technology, market sector outreach, and program administration have helped ENERGY STAR become a leading symbol for energy-efficient products and buildings. We support ENERGY STAR Certified Homes, ENERGY STAR Buildings, ENERGY STAR Labeled Products, and EPA's Clean Energy Policy and Programs.
The programs that we implement for our clients have been recognized as best-in-class by American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, Consortium for Energy Efficiency, Environmental Protection Agency, and the U.S. Department of Energy, Platts, regulatory bodies, utilities, and state agencies. Many of our clients are consistently recognized by ENERGY STAR for sustained excellence and partner of the year awards.
ICF leverages our federal, state, local, and industry insight to continuously evaluate new technologies and approaches to bring additional energy savings, boost customer and trade ally satisfaction, and enhance customer engagement to align with today's expectations. As the utility marketplace and customer expectations change rapidly, ICF offers the foresight and agility to partner with our clients to more actively drive customer solutions and innovations.