Event Details

Monthly Lunch

October 18, 2018, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM MT
Indian Tree Golf Course
7555 Wadsworth Blvd
Arvada, CO

Brad Queen will speak regarding the recently released: Boulder County Energy Impact Offset Fund (BCEIOF) Demand Side Management Study. This study assesses the collective demand side management potential across the 12 cannabis facilities currently regulated by Boulder County.  Policy actions are recommended to facilitate market forces to aid energy productivity improvements and distributed generation for the reduction of emissions in the cannabis industry. This study and the detailed interval data behind it can be downloaded here.


Brad Queen is a mechanical engineer and the founder of Cube Resources, providing electric load optimization analysis and resource efficiency planning. As the Energy Division Director at the Center for ReSource Conservation he managed the Residential Energy Action Program, the northern Denver Energy Challenge, and the largest sustainable homes tour in Colorado. He created the ReNew Our Schools energy conservation competition. He currently provides interval data analysis and energy modeling services to school districts, solar developers, cannabis cultivation companies, and the Boulder County Energy Impact Offset Fund (BCEIOF).

Need a vegetarian entree or have dietary restrictions? Please email Steve Kutska at Stephen.p.kutska@xcelenergy.com.