There’s More to Tesla’s New Batteries Than Solar Storage
September 3, 2015 | Jay Stein | 3 min read
Despite much hype to the contrary, Tesla Motors' new line of stationary batteries will likely not be used by homeowners who combine them with solar panels and escape the grid. Instead, three other applications present the company with far more potential.
We Want You ... to Vote for Your Favorite Utility Ad!
August 18, 2015 | Lindsey Carter | 2 min read
Every year, E Source holds the Utility Ad Awards Contest to find the best in utility advertising. We're almost finished making our decisions, but now we want your input. Vote for your favorite utility print ad on our Facebook page!
Selling Electric Vehicles Off the Lot: Tricks to Engaging Your Community with EVs
June 25, 2015 | Meredith Ledbetter | 4 min read
Electric vehicles are becoming increasingly popular with consumers, but how can utilities support adoption? Multifamily residences (MFRs) offer an incredible opportunity to reach concentrated groups of residents who don't have access to EV charging stations.
Filling the DSM Technology Pipeline
August 29, 2014 | Jay Stein | 3 min read
The idea seems so simple: “We’ll continually find the best emerging energy-efficiency technologies and incorporate them into our demand-side management programs.” Unfortunately, it's not that easy. Jay Stein explains how utilities can actually incorporate emerging technologies into their portfolios.