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Electric Company Carbon Emissions and Electricity Mix Reporting Database for Corporate Customers (June 2020)
This EEI database provides carbon dioxide emissions intensity rates and resource mix information, accounting for renewable energy certificates, for delivered electricity by electric distribution company. Corporate customers can use the data to calculate their Scope 2 emissions, supporting disclosure of their carbon-related sustainability goals.
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Electric Companies Are Committed to a Clean Energy Future: 10 Things You Should Know (2020 Update)
This infographic shows how electric companies are committed to investing in a clean energy future. For example: in 2019, nearly 40% of all electricity generated nationwide came from zero-emission sources; CO2 emissions from electricity generation were 33% below 2005 levels; and investments in wind and solar accounted for 61% of all 2019 electricity capacity additions in the U.S.
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Electric Company Smart Meter Deployments: Foundation for a Smart Grid (2019 Update)
This report provides examples of how electric companies are leveraging information to improve grid operations, integrate distributed energy resources, and provide new customer solutions. Estimated deployments are expected to reach 98 million smart meters by the end of 2019.
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Technology Partner Roundtable
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Siemens
Siemens provides electric companies with combined solutions for intelligent energy grids for Transportation Electrification, Automation and Digitalization, for a multilayered, decentralized, and connected grid. Siemens helps enable customer-centric business models, and investment in the best solutions.
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Ameren partners with Anterix to lease broadband spectrum and strengthen grid communication for clean energy
Consumers Energy Partners with Uplight to Empower Utility Customers With Personalized Tools Enabling a Transition to Clean Energy
Together with electric company partners, Powerley has driven more than 100 million customer interactions, deepening customer loyalty and increasing engagement
Eversource and Oracle Utilities-Opower partner on analytics that identify vulnerable communities and at-risk customers
More than 150 utility executives honor Sensus’ FlexNet network with Best Smart Utility Solution Award
Electric Companies Are Committed to a Clean Energy Future: 10 Things You Should Know
April 2020
Electric companies are committed to investing in a clean energy future. In 2019, nearly 40 percent of all electricity generated nationwide came from zero-emission sources like nuclear, hydropower, wind, and solar. Carbon dioxide emissions from electricity generation were 33 percent below 2005 levels at the end of 2019. Investments in wind and solar energy accounted for 61 percent of all electricity capacity additions in the U.S. in 2019.
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Energy Efficiency Trends in the Electric Power Industry (2008-2018)
March 2020
This report explores how energy efficiency (EE) programs are a win-win, helping customers to save energy and electric companies to reduce their carbon emissions. In 2018 EE programs saved 211 TWh of electricity, avoided the generation of 149 million metric tons of carbon dioxide, and saved enough electricity to power 26 million U.S. homes for one year. IEI believes that EE expenditures and savings will continue to grow over the next decade as long as participation in EE programs remains an easy option for customers.
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Electric Company Green Offerings Are Evolving For Corporate Customers
December 2019
This infographic provides 10 facts on how electric companies are increasing the size of their green offerings to meet growing corporate customer sustainability goals. For example, 25 investor-owned electric companies offered more than 4 GW of renewable energy through green offerings in 24 states as of 2019.
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