The perks of being a member

When you’re a member of the E Source Demand-Side Management Service, we’ll save you time and resources by identifying industry best practices, validating key decisions, and helping make energy and demand savings more achievable and less expensive. With the service, you get:

  • Guidance on program design, implementation, and evaluation, including gap analyses, identification of emerging program concepts, and ways to optimize your programs
  • Analysis of regulatory and policy trends, including recommendations on industry best practices from an independent, unbiased perspective
  • Market research data and analysis to help you understand how your results compare to other utilities’ spending and savings achievements

Ask our experts unlimited questions

Answers from our demand-side management (DSM) experts will inform your energy-efficiency and demand-response portfolio strategy or, if your strategy is set, will help with program design, implementation, and evaluation. We also address DSM-related policy and regulatory questions.

“What Are the Attributes of Top Utility On-Bill Financing Models?”
“Which Method Is More Effective for Demand Response: Time-Variant Pricing or Direct Load Control?”

Access our library of research

We deliver actionable profiles of innovative and experimental programs, keep you up to date on the issues driving today’s DSM market, and help you implement cost-effective portfolios.


Use our exclusive DSM-related tools

Build and improve your DSM portfolio using DSMdat, which gives you access to detailed program profiles from across North America. Use the “DSM Evaluation Library” to access impact and process evaluations of energy-efficiency and demand-response programs.

Be part of our benchmark studies and other proprietary market research

Compare the performance of your DSM portfolios against those of your utility peers with our benchmark studies on Direct Load Control Program Benchmark and Small Business Direct-Install Programs.

Attend our free DSM-focused events

Collaborate and interact with industry experts and your peers at topically relevant meetings, web conferences, utility-only peer sharing calls, and our annual E Source Forum. Recent topics include meeting rapidly growing goals for energy efficiency, navigating partnerships with vendors and contractors, and optimizing demand-response portfolios.

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