Energy Utilization


Energy utilization encompasses all of ISES’ Energy Efficiency and Smart Grid research programs. NAU has capacity in the College of Business and the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences to perform qualitative research on the human dimensions of energy conservation and utilization behaviors.

ISES has performed research on the potential for Energy Efficiency on Native American Lands as part of the Western Regional Air Partnership research that was published in 2006.

Acker T., Auberle, W., LaRoche, D. , Eastwood, J. , Ormond A., Slack R., Smith, D. H., (2006). "Recommendations for Reducing Energy Consumption and Improving Air Quality through Energy Efficiency On Native American Lands." Energy Sources, Part B (1), 223-234.