Our research and policy analysis is integral to the results our innovative programs achieve.
Within Elevate Energy, research and policy staff work to improve the performance of our programs and to design new ones. Outside our organization, we help others build on our understanding by providing technical assistance, shaping policy, and suggesting pathways to bring our best practices to scale.
Commonwealth Edison’s Anonymous Data Service: A Review and RecommendationsView
Energy Efficiency: A Step Closer to Financial Sustainability for Michigan NonprofitsView
Opportunities for Energy Efficiency in Low-Income Michigan HousingView
Fact Sheet: Energy Burden in IllinoisView
Fact Sheet: Energy Burden in MichiganView
2017 Elevate Energy Research AgendaView
Fact Sheet: Chicago Multifamily Segmentation AnalysisView
Making Sense of Your Multifamily Housing StockView
Success by the Numbers
Improving the energy efficiency of existing multifamily apartment buildings reduces operating costs, helps preserve affordable housing, improves tenant comfort, and contributes to a better environment. Have a look at the positive impacts of our energy efficient service for multifamily buildings.
That's enough to run 3,339 refrigerators for one year!
Gas Therms Saved
That's enough to heat 9,787 average apartment units for one year!
Total Investments in Energy Efficiency
Metric Tons CO2 Saved
That’s the same greenhouse gas emissions released from 12,841 average passenger vehicles every year.