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EVRoadTrip 2019

D+R International’s John Morris and Stephen Baboi are packing their bags, charging a Tesla X, and plotting their route for an electric vehicle (EV) road trip to Efficiency Exchange 2019 (EFX). ...

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DC Auto Show

Charged Up and Ready to Go

D+R International’s Andre Javier Barry and Brian Booher recently traded a day in the office for a day at the 2019 Washington Auto Show. While it may sound like a fun day looking at cool cars, it was really a fact-finding mission to see fi...

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EV Charger

How ENERGY STAR EVSE Can Help Utilities Manage Electric Vehicle Demand

BY GABE DUARTE, D+R INTERNATIONAL The electric vehicle (EV) revolution continues to make headlines as sales forecasts are revised upwards. Bloomberg’s latest forecast shows EV sales increasing from a record 1.1 million worldwide in 201...

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EV Webinar

WEBINAR: 3 Things Utilities Need to Know About EVs in 2019

In order for utilities to prepare for the EV revolution, they will have to align their business strategies with market developments. In this webinar, we discuss opportunities and challenges that utilities face in advancing their electric mo...

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Faucet

Wholesale Channel Strategies for Heat Pump Water Heaters

BRIAN BOOHER, D+R INTERNATIONAL Last week, I was in Nashville, Tenn., for ACEEE’s 2019 Hot Water Forum. It’s always a great event with tons to learn about the latest technology and policy developments in the world of water heating....

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Electric Vehicle

The Win, Win, Win of Electric Vehicles

BY JOHN MORRIS, D+R INTERNATIONAL Turns out that 2018 was a milestone year for electric vehicle (EV) sales in the U.S. According to Inside EVs, six consecutive months claimed a spot on their list of top months for EV sales....

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Ford Edsel

Why Market Intelligence Matters

BY DAVID STEINER, D+R INTERNATIONAL Often, in order to look towards the future, you need to look at the past. What worked, what didn’t work and why not? ...

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Plug in electric vehicle

Using Big Data to Drive Customer Adoption of Plug-In Electric Vehicles (PEVs)

Last summer, a report published by The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) and the Institute for Electric Innovation (IEI), confirmed that “electrification is our biggest opportunity.”  Representing all U.S. investor-owned electric compani...

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Air Conditioner

Three Things You Need to Know About Ductless HVAC Systems

As heating and cooling equipment manufacturers continue to innovate to meet the demands of both commercial and residential consumers, ductless HVAC systems have emerged as a bright spot in the marketplace. Configured to operate as seamlessl...

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