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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Battery market forecast to 2030

Rachel Reiss Buckley
December 9, 2021

In this webinar, you’ll gain perspective about the battery market, including growth forecasts, inhibitors of growth, and battery applications with the most potential. Learn the implications for utility programs, battery investments, grid reliability, and electric transportation growth.

Meet the new E Source and our new leader, Ted Schultz

Sara Patnaude, Rachel Reiss Buckley
October 27, 2021

I recently sat down with E Source CEO Ted Schultz. I asked some hard-hitting questions to get to the core of who Ted is and what he has in store for our clients.

4 steps to getting started with building electrification

Rachel Reiss Buckley
May 25, 2021

By offering building-electrification programs to customers, utilities can increase the adoption of electric end-use technologies inside buildings. But where do you begin with these programs? Look to our four steps to getting started with building electrification for inspiration.

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.