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.
2017 Elevate Energy Research AgendaDownload
Fact Sheet: Chicago Multifamily Segmentation AnalysisDownload
Making Sense of Your Multifamily Housing StockDownload
Segmenting Chicago Multifamily Housing to Improve Energy Efficiency ProgramsDownload
Solar Energy for Publicly Owned Treatment WorksDownload
From “Utility of the Future” to “Place-Based Power”Download
Moving the Market: Energy Cost Disclosure in Residential Real Estate ListingsDownload
ComEd Hourly Pricing Performance vs. Fixed-Price Rate During 2014Download
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 2,847 refrigerators for one year!
Gas Therms Saved
That's enough to heat 8,346 average apartment units for one year!
Total Investments in Energy Efficiency
Metric Tons CO2 Saved
That’s the same greenhouse gas emissions released from 10,951 average passenger vehicles every year.