Consumers want better design for energy information

According to a new Consumer First Panel Report described in a recent post by Chris King of eMeter, consumers want better language, design and layout to help them understand their energy use information. “Clear information — in simple language — is crucial to making communication materials from energy retailers more effective. This involves improvements to…

Federal energy policy: market supply versus demand

Greentech Media published an excellent article today outlining the stated energy policies of each potential Republican candidate, following the recent results of the Republican primary in Colorado, Minnesota, and Missouri, which put Santorum back in the race. In contrast with an emphasis on strategies for managing demand such as energy efficiency, demand response, and smart grid…