Illume marries award-winning program design and implementation with recognized expertise in behavioral research and evaluation.

We offer inspired and forward-thinking consulting at the rare intersection of insight and execution. We create enduring partnerships with government organizations, utilities, program implementers and non-profits in the energy efficiency, conservation, renewable, demand response, and smart grid industries. We deliver the following services: 


Illume places everyday human needs and aspirations at the center of energy program research, design, and planning. We play a key role in building a resilient energy future to enrich lives, improve global health, and ensure a more secure and sustainable future.

We provide the lens that allows you to deliver programs and services that tie sustainable and enduring energy resources to your customers' dreams and aspirations. We provide pathways and perspectives that help you meet your goals while at the same time helping your customers, families and communities meet theirs.



At ILLUME we are excited to announce that Laura Schauer is joining our team.  Check out Laura's SPARK Blog about her journey to ILLUME and read more about her in on our team page.


Earlier this month our team gathered to reflect on our first year, to connect, to celebrate and to come together on what it means to be part of this team. Out of this came a shared vision that ensures that as we enter into 2015 we do so with intentional dedication to:

  • Cultivating an environment that supports creative expression and an inspired community that operates with integrity towards each other and our clients.
  • Boldly pushing the industry in new directions and roving daring thought leadership
  • An unwavering commitment to providing and environment that supports rewarding work and the pursuit of other passions.