As a data analyst on the Customer Energy Solutions team, Liza uses E Source’s tools and databases to report the latest program trends and provide best practices in program design. Liza focuses on helping utilities design cost-effective programs and identify the next generation of energy savings. Liza previously worked at Wisconsin Energy Conservation Corp., where she used geographic information systems to perform customer segmentation for energy-efficiency programs. Liza earned an MS in urban and regional planning, BAs in political science and international studies, a minor in Spanish, and a certificate in sustainability from the University of Iowa.

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Next Generation of Gas Savings: Program Strategies and Emerging Technologies

Liza Minor
December 12, 2019

Join E Source as we dive into some of the most promising strategies and technologies to maintain portfolio savings that we're seeing emerge in the gas demand-side management space. This web conference is part of the E Source Next Generation of Energy Savings series.

DSM Budget Trends Through 2020

Liza Minor
November 8, 2019

As state and federal energy-efficiency policies are changing and measure baselines are rising, utilities are shifting their demand-side management budgets to find more cost-effective savings opportunities. In this report, we use data from E Source DSM Insights to track budget trends through 2020.

Preparing Your DSM Portfolio for EISA Uncertainty

Liza Minor
March 25, 2019

<p>Is your DSM portfolio ready for the US Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA) compliance date? Learn more about a recently proposed rule, how it affects utilities, and how to make sure you&rsquo;re prepared for the uncertainty that the future may bring.</p>

Benchmarking DSM Savings as a Percentage of Utility Sales

Rachel Reiss Buckley, Liza Minor
March 12, 2019

Using data from E Source DSM Insights, we analyzed average portfolio savings as a percentage of sales. Our infographic shows which utilities have achieved average annual energy savings of at least 2% and is an example of how E Source can help you benchmark your demand-side management portfolio.

Benchmarking DSM Savings as a Percentage of Utility Sales

Liza Minor, Rachel Buckley
December 20, 2018

Earlier this year, a Midwest utility hired E Source to provide a detailed understanding of utilities that have reached or exceeded a minimum of 2% in annual savings from energy-efficiency or DSM programs over the past few years. Read on to learn more about our benchmarking solutions and tools.