Dec 01, 2017 — ASHRAE’s High Performance Buildings publication featured several Seventhwave energy analysis tools that are available online for free. Read more.

Nov 27, 2017 — The University of Chicago’s award-winning Campus North Residential Commons is featured in Facility Executive magazine. This is the first project to participate in the Accelerate Performance program. Read more.

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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 portfolio. Read the full blog post.

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 recently teamed up with ILLUME Advising to study the human and technical potential of behavior change among businesses with less than 100 employees across Minnesota. Discuss study results during a live webinar on July 26—register today.

Jul 18, 2017 — Looking to familiarize yourself with the concept of climate-resilient building design? Check out Smart Cities: Foundations, Principles and Applications, chapter 22 (authored by Seventhwave's Saranya Gunasingh, Scott Schuetter and Doug Ahl). You’ll get a better understanding of current greenhouse gas reduction policies and programs, as well as their shortcomings, and learn a method to incorporate future climate impact data into building design. Learn more.


by Steve Kihm, CFA, Principal and Chief Economist

by Brett Bridgeland, Architect, CEM, LEED AP, Program Implementation Manager

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