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September 2022

Employee wellness continues to be top of mind when on the hunt for a new job. We revisit this podcast with ILLUME’s Founder and People Champion. They take on the huge subject of “Taking Good Care.” This is one example of why you should come join our team.

September 2022

If you missed the ACEEE Summer Study Conference last month you missed some good stuff! We’re happy to share this white paper in which ILLUME Senior Analyst, Tabitha Munson and her co-authors explore behavioral programs coming of age.

September 2022

In this article from our very first magazine, we explore go-to research approaches to help utilities uncover new markets and expand program offerings. Whether it’s DERs, AMI, the Internet of Things, or smart home devices, the energy industry is being forced to adapt and find ways to innovate within increasingly outdated frameworks.

September 2022

Are you ILLUME’s newest graphic designer? We are currently looking to hire a part-time graphic designer and production assistant. If this is for you let’s chat!

September 2022

We revisit this webinar from last year when we discuss EV adoption with emerging technology experts and members of the ILLUME team. We ask important questions around communicating the benefits of EVs, laying the groundwork for EV charging, and finding ways to partner with cities and stakeholders to meet aggressive climate goals.

September 2022

Join the ILLUME-iverse! ILLUME is now hiring for Analysts, Senior Analysts, Consultants, and Senior Consultants. Apply today!

September 2022

ILLUME is a proud sponsor of Switch 2022 put on by the AESP Wisconsin Chapter. There are still sponsor opportunities so join the smarties today!

September 2022

Distributed energy resources (DERs) are putting customers back in the driver’s seat. In this article from our very first magazine, we show five ways we can meet customer needs while balancing the needs of the grid.

September 2022

As conversations about beneficial continue, we look back on this interview with Kathy Kuntz from ILLUME’s second magazine. We get to the heart of some of the key themes that still resonate today.

September 2022

The ILLUME team is growing and we want you to grow with us! If you are looking for a position with a flexible schedule, rewarding work, and an amazing team apply today. We are looking to fill multiple positions.

September 2022

When thinking about EVs, range anxiety continues to be one of the main concerns for adoption. Is adding more chargers the solution? ILLUME led research to evaluate and understand the market impact of National Grid’s EV charging incentive program in 2020. Read our findings in this case study from last year.

August 2022

When it comes to energy efficiency, context is everything. In this article from our first magazine, learn how ILLUME used in-home and in-business ethnographic research to help Georgia Power explore how social and local culture impacts residents’ perceptions of light, home, and comfort.

August 2022

ILLUME is looking to hire a part-time graphic designer and production assistant. If you are creative and looking for a new opportunity, apply today!

August 2022

As folks continue to consider heat pump water heater adoption as a source of energy efficiency and savings, we look back on this case study from last year. Read how ILLUME found valuable learnings about the customer experience in our evaluation of a pilot to assess the magnitude of demand impacts and energy savings from water heater-based demand response (DR).

August 2022

As our homes get smarter and the conversations about DR program participation continues, we revisit this article from our second magazine. We show how utilities can offer ways to meet customer expectations and provide seamless participation in DR programs. Here are some technologies offering load management opportunities. 

August 2022

ILLUME is looking to hire a Managing Consultant or Senior Managing Consultant will be responsible for leading projects end-to-end with an emphasis on ILLUME’s equity research and impacts studies and consulting. If this is you, we would love to talk with you. If you know of someone that would be perfect for this role, please feel free to share.

August 2022

If you are attending ACEEE Summer Study this year, don’t forget to catch Jes Rivas on Wednesday as she speaks about the impact of ignoring behavior in technological innovation. You can also catch her informal session on Thursday, 8/25. You do not want to miss it.

August 2022

ILLUME Director, Dr. Elizabeth Kelley will be presenting this Tuesday and Friday at the ACEEE Summer Study Conference. We hope to see you there!

August 2022

Join ILLUME’s own Laura Schauer and Dr. Elizabeth Kelley as they present for AESP. They’ll discuss how to identify key program design and implementation strategies to equitably reach and serve ALL communities and customers.

August 2022

If you are attending the ACEEE Summer Study Conference this week make sure to catch ILLUME’s Tabitha Munson as she speaks about behavioral programs coming of age. We hope to see you there.

August 2022

If you’re attending ACEEE Summer Study this week make sure to see Riana Johnson as she talks about designing more effective and creative interventions for evaluating workforce programs.

August 2022

As the scorching temperatures of summer take their toll on all of us, we reflect back on this blog from last year. How can utilities and cities work together to make their communities and customers more comfortable as we live through extreme weather conditions?

August 2022

What go-to-market models are needed to drive adoption of DERs and maximize their grid benefits? Read this article from V2of our magazine to see how smart thermostats are providing important learnings for scaling DER adoption and increasing program participation.

August 2022

At ILLUME Advising, LLC we strive to create forward-looking benefits that are equitable across titles, gender, and seniority.

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