Rachel Reiss Buckley has followed the rise of smart technologies as they have grown to enable customer-centric demand response and energy efficiency. She has also followed the evolution of demand-side management (DSM) departments as they transition into customer energy solutions teams. Today, as a member of the E Source senior team, Rachel collaborates with all E Source divisions to position the company as an essential utility partner. She works with cross-functional teams to determine the company’s strategy and engage clients with new solutions. Rachel has worked at E Source since 2000 and has an MS from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a BA from Colgate University.

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3 ways to expand your DR portfolio

Rachel Reiss Buckley, Sara Patnaude
March 23, 2021

Is your current demand-response (DR) program up to the challenge of meeting increasing grid variability? We’ve pulled together three ways to expand your DR portfolio so that it’s working to its fullest potential.

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.

Measure Insights User Training

Rachel Reiss Buckley
February 11, 2019

Learn how to navigate through the newest dashboard in E Source Measure Insights. The TRM Values dashboard contains all the data to compare measures across multiple technical reference manuals.

Tips and Tricks for Benchmarking DSM Measures, Programs, and Portfolios

Rachel Reiss Buckley
December 6, 2018

Join this web conference to learn new strategies for benchmarking your programs, or find out how E Source can help meet your benchmarking needs. You'll learn what's new in E Source DSM Insights and E Source Measure Insights, and you'll get highlights from our recent benchmarks.

Total Planned DSM Spending Will Decline Through 2020

Liza Minor, Rachel Reiss Buckley
July 17, 2018

Utilities have significantly increased demand-side management (DSM) program spending in the past decade, but based on market data found in E Source DSM Insights, we expect overall spending to decrease from 2018 through 2020.