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How Many People Does It Take to Upgrade a Lighting System?

By |2019-10-28T16:42:01-05:00October 28th, 2019|

By Sonya M. Pouncy, CEM, CMVP, LEED-AP. Sonya is a senior engineering consultant with Energy Sciences. The firm helps clients meet energy challenges with practical solutions that reduce waste and increase net operating income.Lighting upgrades are more than simply replacing lamps. Getting the right type, quantity, and quality of light delivered to the right location [...]

Skylights in Michigan. Really?

By |2019-09-11T11:58:47-05:00September 10th, 2019|

By Sonya M. Pouncy, CEM, CMVP, LEED-AP. Sonya is a senior engineering consultant with Energy Sciences. The firm helps clients meet energy challenges with practical solutions that reduce waste and increase net operating income. But, what about leakage? What about cloudy skies? What about… When Michigan’s energy code for commercial buildings was updated in 2017, [...]

Compressed Air Challenge Seminars

By |2019-09-11T09:11:47-05:00September 10th, 2019|

Hosted by: Day One Compressed Air Challenge- Fundamentals Date: October 8, 2019 Time: 8am-5pm Location: Somerset Inn, Troy, MI, 48084 The components of this approach covered in the Fundamentals course on October 8, 2019, are: Establishing current conditions and operating parameters, including base-lining of inefficiencies Determining present and future process production needs Gathering and analyzing [...]

Detroit 2030 District – Communities That Save Energy Together, Flourish Together

By |2019-08-15T17:06:42-05:00August 15th, 2019|

Image credit: Architecture 2030 By Alexis Durocher. Alexis is a Marketing and Outreach Representative with Energy Sciences. The firm helps clients meet energy challenges with practical solutions that reduce waste and increase net operating income. We come together to build community gardens, so we can grow our own food. We come together to clean up [...]

The Commissioning Value Proposition: Building the Framework

By |2019-07-01T12:00:45-05:00June 6th, 2019|

By Sonya M. Pouncy, CEM, CMVP, LEED-AP. Sonya is a senior engineering consultant with Energy Sciences. The firm helps clients meet energy challenges with practical solutions that reduce waste and increase net operating income. When most people think of commissioning, they tend to think of the function testing that occurs after building systems are installed. [...]

Featured Employee : Sonya

By |2019-07-01T11:58:16-05:00June 3rd, 2019|

When people celebrate my life, I want it to be said of me that I left the world better than I found it, that I added value and joy to their lives, that I strove to continually obsolete my greatest triumphs—a phrase I take from Willis Carrier—and that I was just and fair. This, I [...]

Building Envelope- Closing the Gap

By |2019-07-01T11:58:22-05:00June 2nd, 2019|

On May 22, 2019, Diana Nash, Client Solution Consultant, and Sonya Pouncy, CEM, CMVP, LEED-AP, Senior Engineer, presented a webinar, Building Envelope- Closing the Gap.  Nash held contracts for all phases of the IBEW Local 58 Zero Net Energy (ZNE) project from concept through construction integration. This was a project that took an outdated 1964 [...]

Michigan Energy Efficiency Conference 2019

By |2019-07-01T11:58:33-05:00June 1st, 2019|

In May 2019, we had the pleasure of attending the Michigan Energy Efficiency Conference. Energy Sciences had a booth and two presenters at the conference. We appreciate all the great conversations that were had and the opportunity to learn about some of the many innovative companies in Michigan. We had two representatives at the conference [...]

Planning for Big Purchases

By |2019-07-01T12:00:50-05:00April 25th, 2019|

By Alexis Durocher with Sonya Pouncy, CEM, CMVP, LEED-AP. Alexis is a Marketing and Outreach Representative with Energy Sciences. Sonya is a senior engineering consultant with Energy Sciences. The firm helps clients meet energy challenges with practical solutions that reduce waste and increase net operating income. Whether your business is big or small, planning for [...]

The Facility Assessment: A Regular Check-up & Key Step in Managing Your Building’s Energy Performance

By |2019-07-01T12:00:54-05:00March 7th, 2019|

By Sonya M. Pouncy, CEM, CMVP, LEED-AP. Sonya is a senior engineering consultant with Energy Sciences. The firm helps clients meet energy challenges with practical solutions that reduce waste and increase net operating income. The median age of all U. S. commercial buildings is about 39 years. Some buildings are over 100 years old. Many [...]