All posts by Team Bulb

A panel discussion on designing engagement
Labs

Design for digital engagement

When you’re designing a product to be used regularly, how do you balance your organisation’s need for ...
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A picture of the Bulb prepay electricity card
How energy works

Prepay energy customers are missing out on a fair deal: it’s time to switch and save

We did some research into the prepay energy market and discovered that lots of people aren’t getting a...
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A decorative illustration of an In-Home Display
Smart energy

An update on our smart meter rollout

We’ve started installing second generation smart meters in members’ homes. This is an update on what’s...
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A photo of a an electric car at a charging station
Labs

Bulb and EDMI trialling smart EV charging

Bulb is partnering with EDMI, our SMETS2 smart meter manufacturer, in a trial of smart charging device...
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A photo of an In-Home Display
Smart energy

Why do smart meters come with an In-Home Display?

When you get a smart meter, it comes with a screen called an In-Home Display. We explain what the scre...
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An illustration of bugs and insects
Inside Bulb

From bug to fix: QA tips

If something in our software isn’t working or looking quite as it should, we want to fix it. The trick...
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Bulb designer and researcher in a meeting
Inside Bulb

Design & Research: A practical guide to working well together

Hear from product designers and user researchers at Bulb on how they work together to create solutions...
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An in home display for a smart meter.
Smart energy

We're bringing you smart meters, but not quite yet. Here's why.

We’re planning to roll out free smart meters from late 2018. Here’s why we think that’s the smart move.
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A view of the Ocean Cleanup Machine
Outside Bulb

Five ways the world is beating plastic pollution

The world is acting fast to tackle plastic in our oceans. Here are five causes to champion.
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