An independent group of judges selected the winners based on message, creativity, results, call to action or brand connection, and overall impression. Judges included Joshua Olmstead, Paper City Digital; Tracy Gehrts, JobsOhio; A.J. Schmitz, Progressive Marketing Group Inc.; and Dan Mees, Mees Communications. We honored the winners at a special awards session at the E Source Forum 2023.

Energy efficiency and demand response programs

First place: Ameren Illinois

Matt at Home

Second place: PNM

Check with PNM

Solar, storage, EVs, and electrification

First place: Tennessee Valley Authority

In Charge: Life with an Electric Vehicle Season 2

Second place: Duke Energy

EV Garage 2022

Photo of Duke Energy's EV garage mobile display


First place: Tampa Electric


Second place: Otter Tail Power Co.

Power you can count on

Safety and emergency or outage communications

First place: FirstEnergy

FirstEnergy Drone Safety

Second place: SoCalGas

Safety Call Before You Dig


First place: BGE

Power to Take Charge

Second place: Tampa Electric

New Technology

Home energy management and smart home

First place: LG&E and KU

Energy Efficiency Friendly Reminders

Second place: Ameren Missouri

Power To Be Me


takeCHARGE, a joint partnership between Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro

Go EVerywhere in an EV