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
Web exclusive Q&A - 749 University Row
Mar 14, 2016 —High Performing Buildings magazine features an interview with Seventhwave's Scott Hackel.
Seventhwave research supports Minnesota’s efficiency leadership
Feb 16, 2016 —The Minnesota Department of Commerce has announced awards for nearly $2 million in grants for energy conservation. Seventhwave will lead the research to characterize energy efficiency opportunities in small commercial buildings. Seventhwave will also collaborate with Xcel Energy to make its...MORE
Task tuning promises significant energy savings
Jan 21, 2016 —Our task tuning research is featured in an article from the Lighting Controls Association.
Seventhwave/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory report analyzes the impact of rising interest rates on utility stock prices
Jan 08, 2016 —Interest rates are a key factor in determining a utility's cost of equity and investors find value when returns exceed the cost of equity. We are pleased to announce the release of a technical brief, entitled The Effects of Rising Interest Rates on Electric Utility Stock Prices: Regulatory...MORE