Nov 30, 2016 — Seventhwave was selected by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to demonstrate deep lighting savings in defense facilities. Our partnership with Cree will install LED fixtures with SmartCast® Technology and verify the performance of an advanced, holistic lighting solution. The project will drive lighting energy savings of 70-85 percent in applicable DoD facilities. Read more.
Oct 27, 2016 — The BIT Building Program commits to scaling adoption of sustainability best practices in buildings as part of the Clinton Global Initiative. By promoting 16 proven best practices, standardizing ongoing performance measurement and improvement goals, and providing an online clearinghouse to spread implementation tools and build community, BIT will deliver verified improvements in energy, water and waste impacts. Seventhwave joins USGBC-IL, EDF, and CGI to drive early uptake of the BIT improvement framework in Chicago.
Oct 25, 2016 — Seventhwave's building is highlighted in the September issue of Architectural Products Magazine. Read the article.
Sep 08, 2016 — Seventhwave's Adam McMillen talks to Building Green about performance-based procurement and how the industry is doing on performance outcomes.
Aug 24, 2016 — ACEEE named EDF a 2016 Champion of Energy Efficiency for their innovative Climate Corps program. Seventhwave is a proud member of the EDF Chicago Climate Corps network that uncovered opportunities to cut electricity use by 6.6 million kWh and save $1.6 million in 26 iconic Chicago buildings. Read more about the award.
Aug 24, 2016 — The utility business model is an important driver in making the energy system cleaner and more efficient. In what ways is the business model changing as the energy landscape diversifies? Check out ISEIF's podcast featuring Steve Kihm.
Jun 29, 2016 — In this article featured in Electricity Policy, Steve Corneli and Steve Kihm discuss how continued improvements in distributed energy resources may erode or even end the natural monopoly characteristics of electric distribution utilities. Download the article.