ASHRAE features Hackel/Schuetter article
The April 23 issue of HVAC&R Industry, ASHRAE's free weekly eNewsletter, features a 2013 article by senior energy engineers Scott Hackel and Scott Schuetter on best practices for commissioning automatic daylighting controls. Download the full article.
We are Seventhwave
We’ve changed our name to better illustrate the dynamic nature of our work nationwide. The Energy Center of Wisconsin is now Seventhwave. Read more.
Retaining data integrity and quality in market research
Are your surveys getting in the way of your data collection? Jeannette LeZaks, research analyst, provides insights from practitioners on how to get effective survey-based data collection amid the clutter. Read more.
New York PSC launches regulatory reform, cites Kihm/Graffy framework
The New York Public Service Commission issued a pathbreaking order in its Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) proceeding, fundamentally steering utility regulation away from the century-old cost-based model. The Commission's innovation, which rewards utilities for creating value for customers, mirrors the analysis presented by Steve Kihm, our chief economist, and Arizona State University's Elisa Graffy in their recent Energy Law Journal article. Read more.
Leading the future of green building
Marge Anderson, executive vice-president, began her three-year team as chair of the USGBC Board on Jan. 1. “We are prepared to champion the inclusion of sustainable design and construction across industries, on large and small scales, in public and private spaces,” Anderson said in a press release. Read more.