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Breaking Down Barriers to Innovation
Adam Maxwell | May 17, 2018
E Source hosted over 160 utility innovators in Seattle, Washington, in early April for a conference focused on moving ideas into action. We got the chance to discuss common barriers to innovation and to collaborate with peers on how to overcome those barriers.
Innovation Showcase: Focus on ConnectDER
Matthew Burks | May 23, 2018
This first presentation in the Innovation Showcase series of the E Source Utility Innovation Partners Program features ConnectDER products, which the company promises will reduce logistical issues during solar and other distributed energy resources installation.
Educating US Customers About the Benefits of HEM
Rachel Cooper | April 23, 2018
US utilities have an opportunity to educate customers who are interested in home energy management (HEM) on the potential benefits of the smart home, including the ability to monitor and reduce their energy use. Our infographic explains which customers to target and how to reach them; check it out!
SCE’s 3 Cs of Smart Thermostat Program Success
Courtney Welch | April 11, 2018
In this video, David Kaintz, Southern California Edison’s senior manager of new product development, describes how the utility built its Save Power Day Incentive Plus smart thermostat program with the customer and three Cs in mind: comfort, choice, and cost.
E Source Utility Ad Awards Contest submission terms
March 30, 2020
Read the submission terms for the E Source Utility Ad Awards Contest.
Using Data to Drive Your Residential Customer Marketing Decisions
Luke Currin, Rachel Cooper | May 15, 2018
During this web conference, we'll unveil the latest updates to the E Source Residential Customer Insights Center and present intriguing data trends about US residential customers' energy-related priorities, preferences, and opinions.
Top Tech Trends of 2017
Andrea Salazar | March 28, 2018
Each year, the E Source tech team highlights the most-exciting, newsworthy, or promising technologies to date. Check out our publicly available e-book to learn more about 5 of the 20 technologies and trends they identified.
Residential Customers' Interest in Energy-Related Products and Services
Luke Currin | March 23, 2018
Utilities are diversifying their product offerings beyond electricity and gas to include behind-the-meter technologies, connected home devices, and efficient appliances. This infographic covers which product lines have the most opportunity and reveals customers' communication preferences.
History of lighting: How technological advances and federal regulations shaped the bulb
Monali Mujumdar | April 10, 2018
Since Thomas Edison's incandescent lamp became commercially available more than a century ago, technological advances and federal regulations have shaped lighting's path. Our infographic shows you the journey, including major milestones, where the market is now, and where it's headed.
Customer Storytelling: Building Empathy Through In-Context Research
Rachel Cooper | March 19, 2018
In-context research is the best way to build empathy and a high-fidelity understanding of how people interact with your offerings and what drives their preferences. In this Forum 2017 video excerpt, Tom Rosholt of Morspace Inc. talks about why utilities need to implement an empathetic approach.