Jun 24, 2016 — According to Architectural Products Editorial Director Jim Crockett, when it comes to window-to-wall ratio, Seventhwave is "sciencing the s*@t out of this kind of stuff." Read more.

Jun 24, 2016 — On June 22, Adam McMillen, director of energy consulting at Seventhwave and Mike Stopka, sustainability director at University of Chicago delivered a webinar on performance-based procurement for the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. Watch the archived version.

Jun 23, 2016 — Seventhwave's Adam McMillen, director of energy consulting, and Dave Vigliotta, director of marketing and strategic partnerships, were featured in the Summer 2016 issue of Sustainable Chicago Magazine. They discuss our U.S. DOE initiative Accelerate Performance and how owners can benefit by including a measurable EUI target in their new construction RFP or contract.

Jun 07, 2016 — Millions of square feet are built every year that will not perform as expected. How can building owners and design teams share risk and achieve aggressive energy goals on new construction and major renovation projects? We need to demand more during the procurement process. Join us for a live webinar on June 22. Learn more and register today.

May 31, 2016 — In April 2016, Seventhwave chief economist and principal Steve Kihm's co-authored paper, “You Get What You Pay For: Moving Toward Value in Utility Compensation,” was included in a draft ruling by the California Public Utilities Commission. If adopted, the ruling could serve as a catalyst for distributed generation deployment across California and transform utility regulatory reform in the U.S. Learn more.

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.


by Steve Kihm, CFA, Principal and Chief Economist

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

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