Congratulations to EDF: champion of energy efficiency!

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.

Have we cracked the code to the energy future? + Snakes on the Grid

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.

Will distributed energy end the utility natural monopoly?

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.

What's being said about our energy modeling capabilities?

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.

AASHE hosts webinar with Seventhwave and University of Chicago

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.

Infusing your design-build contract with energy requirements

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.