Infusing your design-build contract with energy requirements
Jun 23, 2016 —Seventhwave's Adam McMillen, director of energy consulting, and Dave Vigliotta, director of marketing and strategic partnerships, were featured in the Summer 2016 issue of Sustainable Chicago Magazine.
Adam and Dave discuss our U.S. Department of Energy initiative Accelerate Performance and how...MORE
LBNL paper: A ‘distributed energy resource future’ imagines two paths
Jun 09, 2016 —A paper by Steve Corneli and Steve Kihm, Electric Industry Structure and Regulatory Responses in a High Distributed Energy Resources Future, is featured in LBNL's Lisa Schwartz's blog post in Greentech Media this week.
Is it time to consider a reward-based approach?
Jun 07, 2016 —Millions of square feet are built every year that will not perform as expected. How can building owners and design teams share risk and achieve aggressive energy goals on new construction and major renovation projects? We need to demand more during the procurement process. Join us for a live...MORE
California PUC draft ruling adopts Seventhwave’s proposed incentive framework for distributed generation resources
May 31, 2016 —In April 2016, Seventhwave chief economist and principal Steve Kihm's co-authored paper, “You Get What You Pay For: Moving Toward Value in Utility Compensation,” was included in a draft ruling by the California Public Utilities Commission.
Steve co-authored the paper in June 2015 with Ron Lehr,...MORE
Q&A: How regulators can improve clean energy economics for utilities
May 31, 2016 —Steve Kihm, chief economist at Seventhwave, and Andy Satchwell, a Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory researcher, say regulators have economic levers at their disposal that can guide utilities toward green energy development while improving returns for shareholders. Read more.
A building analyst's paradise
Apr 21, 2016 —We've gone wild measuring our building's performance. From an efficient enclosed garage to one of just a few water-source VRF systems in the Midwest, we are profiling our building's design and technologies with a series of vignettes. Browse our collection.
Executive Vice President Marge Anderson to keynote green building conference
Apr 06, 2016 —Climate change inspired the net zero movement. Extreme weather events prompted us to build for resilience. And the chronic health issues of our day drove a demand for healthier buildings. What forces will shape green building trends and customer demands in the future? Find out. Attend Marge’s...MORE