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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.
Beneficial electrification 101: Workshop
Courtney Welch | August 25, 2020
Electrification is a major topic for utilities. However, some elements of it are still uncertain. In this 101-level event, we’ll focus on the building blocks needed to create a beneficial-electrification strategy.
Mopping up the solar spill: Using optimized managed charging to absorb excess solar generation
Emma Rieves | February 19, 2020
Electric vehicles (EVs) can be either a boon or burden for the electric grid. Don’t let the sun set on the opportunity to use EVs to benefit the grid, your utility, and your customers. Now’s the time to start rolling out solar-optimized managed charging in workplaces. Our e-book shows you how.
Building an Electrification Strategy and Roadmap
Spencer Sator | June 18, 2019
During this web conference, we'll highlight how a strong electrification strategy and roadmap can help you adapt to the changing landscape, capture additional revenue, and better serve customers.
Why and how utilities should accelerate the EV revolution
Shelby Kuenzli | June 26, 2019
Even with more electric vehicle (EV) sales, customer awareness of EVs hasn’t grown in four years. Find out how you can increase EV adoption through marketing strategies, and see how Evergy earned 2,000% growth in new EV drivers through experiential marketing.
Strategic electrification: Insights to spark your interests
Steven Day, Ryan Odell, Laura Ruff Agard | May 6, 2019
Electrification is a hot topic in the utility industry. We created an infographic with information from our 2018 Utility DER Strategy Benchmark and from our 2018 Electrification Forum Session to help you get kick-start your strategy. See what other utilities are saying!
How Can We Prepare Our Contact Centers for Solar and Electric Vehicle Demand?
Keenan Samuelson, Lauren Potter
Check out this Ask E Source answer for tips on preparing your contact center for an increase in solar and electric vehicle (EV) customer demand. We recommend using customer-friendly language, including solar and EV options on the IVR menu, developing a knowledge base, and more.
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Innovation Showcase: Focus on Omega Grid
Alanya Schofield | December 11, 2018
Don't miss the next presentation in our Innovation Showcase series. Learn about Omega Grid, a blockchain software company that turns any grid into an open and safe marketplace that enables customers and devices of all sizes to earn rewards for changing their energy usage during pricing events.
How to Evolve Your DSM Portfolio in a DER World
Alanya Schofield | September 12, 2018
Learn about the evolution of utility demand-side management programs as they shift from a focus on traditional efficiency to the integration of distributed energy resources. Join this web conference to find out the steps you need to take to successfully navigate this transition.
Key Findings from the 2018 E Source Utility DER Strategy Benchmark
Alanya Schofield | July 17, 2018
The 2018 E Source Utility DER Strategy Benchmark revealed how utilities are innovating, how key program metrics are evolving, and how you can become a trusted energy advisor by offering customers information on distributed energy resources (DERs). Check out our infographic for details.