Energy Efficiency

Zero Energy Buildings-Is a Tipping Point Inevitable?

By |2020-09-10T13:30:19-04:00September 8th, 2020|

By Diana Nash. Diana is the Client Solutions Consultant with Energy Sciences. The firm helps clients meet energy challenges with practical solutions that reduce waste and increase net operating income. For an idea or trend to gain momentum, something needs to happen. The concept needs to reach its tipping point. In Malcolm Gladwell’s book The [...]

Skylights in Michigan. Really?

By |2019-09-11T11:58:47-04:00September 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, [...]