E Source hot topics: Optimizing residential battery storage programs and prepay programs
July 14, 2021 | Sara Patnaude | 3 min read
From now through the end of the E Source Forum 2021, we’re offering up six complimentary pieces of content to all our members. Every month we pull together some of the most viewed pieces to help you navigate this exclusive offer. Here is what’s been hot this month!
The newest trends in digital marketing: A guide for utilities
July 12, 2021 | Anna Nixon | 6 min read
Considering whether to add a new digital channel like Nextdoor or podcasting to your marketing strategy? Check out this blog post for a preview of our research on the latest digital marketing technologies, platforms, and content types. Then you can decide if they’re right for your utility.
Considering a smart city initiative? It’s wise to understand both the benefits and the challenges
July 7, 2021 | Sara Patnaude | 6 min read
We recently hosted a panel discussion with the cities of Ruston and Long Beach for Smart Cities Connect. Check out this post for highlights—including the challenges around the slow pace of smart technology adoption, digital exclusion in communities, and limited resources—and a video of the session.
E Source earns industry award for data science services tool
June 21, 2021 | Sara Patnaude | 3 min read
We’re pleased as punch to share that we’ve won an Industry Grid Innovator Award from Grid Forward for the important work we do to bring the power of data science and machine learning to utilities with E Source OneInform!
E Source hot topics: Building-electrification and indoor agriculture efficiency programs
June 16, 2021 | Sara Patnaude | 3 min read
Summer is heating up and so is our current promotion of six complimentary pieces of content to all members. Hot topics this month include building-electrification programs, indoor agriculture efficiency programs, electric vehicle marketing, and customer satisfaction. Check them out!
How Canadian utilities can help their low-income customers
June 9, 2021 | Paige Martin | 3 min read
The results are in from the 2021 Canadian Residential Customer Insights Survey! Check out this preview of our findings related to low-income customers and energy affordability, program participation, and paperless billing enrollment.