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Building on the Best: December 8th in Chicago

Nov 11, 2015 — Hosted by AIA Chicago and USGBC Illinois, this event features the expertise of our research and engineering staff. Building on the Best December 8, 2015 | IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law | Hosted by AIA Chicago and USGBC IllinoisRegister today Buildings of the future and climate resilience... MORE

Report: Electric industry structure and regulatory responses in a high distributed energy resources future

Nov 10, 2015 — A report released by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s Electricity Markets and Policy Group examines issues related to incremental and fundamental changes to electric industry regulation and utility business models. The report was co-authored by Steve Kihm, Seventhwave, and Steve Corneli, NRG... MORE

Forums on the future of the electric utility industry

Nov 05, 2015 — Seventhwave's Steve Kihm will present two free programs on Thursday, November 12. Webinar: Future electric utility regulation series (12pm Central) REGISTER NOW Steve will co-present a webinar featuring the research he conducted with Steve Corneli of NRG Energy for the Department of Energy and... MORE

Seventhwave implements business new construction program for four Illinois utilities

Oct 19, 2015 — Peoples Gas and North Shore Gas are new partners with Nicor Gas in the ComEd Smart Ideas® New Construction Service. Seventhwave implements the program on behalf of ComEd and its gas utility partners, providing energy modeling and analysis for utility customers who are investing in facility... MORE

New procurement approach delivers superior building performance

Sep 15, 2015 — Seventhwave, in partnership with the National Renewable Energy Lab and the Institute for Sustainable Energy at Eastern Connecticut State University, entered a $2 million cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy to launch a groundbreaking pilot program that will transform the... MORE

Celebrating LEEDership

Aug 28, 2015 — Rick Fedrizzi, CEO and Founding Chair of USGBC was in Seventhwave’s office on Thursday to help us celebrate a number of LEED achievements. Madison business and policy leaders joined us, Krupp General Contractors, Potter Lawson, and UW Health for LEEDing by Example—or Plaque-a-Palooza as it was... MORE

Rethinking regulation to deliver a smarter electricity system

Aug 25, 2015 — Steve Kihm teamed up with former Colorado PUC Chair Ron Lehr and America's Power Plan's Sonia Aggarwal to set forth a financial framework to promote sustainable resource development. They note that as resources such as solar PV and microgrids enter utility markets, it will become more important... MORE

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