Project Haiti: The William Jefferson Clinton Children's Center

Dec 29, 2017 — The grand opening of the William Jefferson Clinton Children's Center, otherwise known as USGBC's Project Haiti, will take place in April 2018 in Port au Prince. When the earthquake in Haiti in 2010 left hundreds of thousands of children in need of care, the need for a healthy, resilient children's... MORE

Seventhwave offers free energy analysis tools

Dec 01, 2017 — ASHRAE’s High Performance Buildings publication featured several Seventhwave energy analysis tools that are available online for free. These tools and resources gauge the impact of design decisions and help building owners and design teams set realistic energy performance goals. MORE

First Accelerate Performance project honored for community impact, design, construction

Nov 27, 2017 — The University of Chicago’s Campus North Residential Commons has won three Design-Build Institute of America awards, including the first-ever Chairman’s Award for Community Impact and Social Responsibility. This is the first project to participate in the Accelerate Performance program. Read the... MORE

The EUI Analyzer Tool from Seventhwave

Nov 22, 2017 — Facility Executive magazine featured an article on Seventhwave’s EUI Analyzer Tool. This tool was developed to support the Department of Energy’s Accelerate Performance utility new construction program. This online energy analysis tool is designed to help building owners, facilities managers, and... MORE

Right from the beginning

Nov 21, 2017 — Seventhwave’s Brett Bridgeland provided insights on the importance of early design charrettes and scaling performance-based procurement to help owners and design teams achieve aggressive and achievable energy performance goals. MORE

ComEd adopts DOE Accelerate Performance pilot as official new construction program offering

Aug 14, 2017 — Seventhwave is working closely with leading electric utility provider, ComEd, to launch an innovative new construction program to support customers in achieving superior energy performance. In June, ComEd adopted Accelerate Performance as an official offering through its energy efficiency program... MORE

Gain insights into small business energy savings

Jul 20, 2017 — The split incentive problem, limited capital for large investments, limited staff time and concern about business disruptions make energy conservation a tough sell to small businesses. Low-cost behavior change approaches overcome some of the monetary hurdles, but face other challenges. Seventhwave... MORE