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Do you have the next big idea in energy efficiency? We want to hear from you.

Our brand-new Emerging Technologies website makes it easy to stay on the cutting edge of energy efficiency. Information on current pilots and up-to-date news and events keep you informed on the latest innovations, while step-by-step guidance for our online submission portal gives you everything you need to submit a great proposal. The Emerging Technologies Team will review all proposals and work with selected individuals or companies to develop their proposal into a high-impact project.

Your energy efficiency ideas must target specific ComEd customer market segments (residential, commercial, industrial, income-eligible or public sector) and seek to accomplish at least one of the following goals:

  • Lower the cost of achieving energy savings for our customers.
  • Increase the amount of energy savings for our customers.
  • Increase the number of customers able to access energy savings.
  • Help our customers access impactful energy efficiency technologies.

From testing emerging HVAC technologies to validating the savings from new building standards, we’re always on the lookout for innovative energy efficiency solutions. If you think you have the next big idea, submit it today or get in touch with our team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Thanks for your interest in the future of energy efficiency!

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