David Shipley

Background information

Dave has over 25 years of experience as an energy engineer. He specializes in sector-level energy modeling for conservation potential studies and long-term resource planning. He has completed over 20 conservation potential studies for Canadian gas and electric utilities from coast to coast to coast, usually as the residential sector analytical lead and the principle model developer. Dave’s work has also included commercial and industrial projects, community energy studies, and renewable energy studies.

Model Usage

Policy Assessment

Incentives regulation, carbon pricing, conservation program planning.


Energy consumption forecasting, conservation potential estimates, emissions forecasting, peak demand analysis.

Models Developed

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Models Used

ModelOutputs used

Energy consumption

Posterity Group Navigator

Energy consumption,savings potential,emissions,peak demand