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How utilities can accelerate the EV revolution
Sara Patnaude | February 25, 2021
Currently, less than 3% of households own an electric vehicle (EV). But what can utilities do to accelerate EV adoption? We think approachable advertising and strategic segmentation are the best places to focus your EV efforts.
Connect with utility customers like they’re an audience of one
Rachel Buckley | November 19, 2020
During COVID-19, utilities have the unique opportunity to improve how they engage with customers in a more personal and proactive way. Utilities can use quantitative and qualitative data to understand their customers as individuals—or as an audience of one—and predict which actions they’ll take.
The top 10 sessions from the 2020 E Source Forum
Jeremy Fischer | October 26, 2020
At this year’s E Source Forum, we featured 27 sessions across two days and four themes: postpandemic recovery, decarbonization, utility of the future, and serving vulnerable communities. Find out which sessions were most popular, catch up on the key takeaways, and watch the session recordings.
How the 2020 E Source Forum helped utilities address their biggest challenges
Jeff Stoermer | October 27, 2020
As we look back on the 2020 E Source Forum, one theme stands out: change. We not only hosted the first virtual E Source Forum but also hosted the biggest Forum yet and amid COVID-19 and a changing economic and political climate. Find out which sessions were the biggest hits among utility attendees.
5 steps to developing an electric vehicle CX strategy
Lisa Schulte | September 24, 2020
Before you can effectively improve the customer’s electric vehicle (EV) journey, you need a strategy. Learn the five steps you should take to develop an effective EV customer experience strategy.
How E Source research and advisory services enable water utilities to optimize customer service and communications
Aleana Reeves | October 26, 2020
Wondering how to achieve better customer engagement? Join us to learn how E Source’s research and advisory offerings can help water utilities improve credit and collections, customer service, and communications.
E Source announces winners of fourth annual Achievements in Customer and Employee Experience
Sannie Sieper | September 3, 2020
This press release announces the winners of the annual E Source Achievements in Customer and Employee Experience, which recognizes utilities that have implemented projects that have noticeably improved the experience of their customers and employees.
Using market research to inform your EV efforts
Sarah Baker | August 28, 2020
What does your utility need to do to get ready for electric vehicles? This snapshot of data from the E Source 2020 Electric Vehicle Residential Customer Survey can help you select technologies, design programs, and create a seamless customer experience.
Optimizing the new-construction experience for utilities and their partners
Barbara McCabe | June 24, 2020
To accommodate any COVID-19-related safety requirements or customer concerns, you need to reassess your new-construction processes. Take this time to become a better partner for builders, contractors, and end-use customers, and to provide an improved experience during the new-construction process.
The electrification framework that benefits customers, the grid, and the planet
Kevin Andrews, Gabe Cuadra, Luke Currin, Steven Day, Bryan Jungers, Bill LeBlanc, Ryan Odell, Jay Stein, Tim Stout, Courtney Welch | June 16, 2020
Electrification, or the increased adoption of electric end-use technologies, isn’t a new trend, but the idea is undergoing a renaissance. This time, the focus has significant though nuanced differences from prior waves of electrification. In this report, we present our electrification framework.