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Breakthrough energy solutions

The next generation of energy efficiency and renewable energy programs

We are Slipstream


39
Years in business

150
Employees

13
States

$33 Million
In revenue

In 2018, Slipstream helped save


$53.7 Million
In Energy Costs

1.04 Million
Therms

373 Million
kWh of Electricity

283,985
Metric Tons of CO2

That's equal to


60690
Cars taken off the road

32 Million
Gallons of gas

42480
Homes powered for a year


 

Slipstream Solutions

Residential

Slipstream has been delivering residential energy efficiency solutions since 1980.
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Business

The energy savings potential in the commercial and industrial sector is enormous.
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Financing

Since 1995, we have partnered with hundreds of utilities, government agencies, financial institutions and contractors to offer programs that make energy efficiency affordable.
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Marketing

Are you struggling with marketing your energy efficiency programs due to lack of in-house resources?

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Research

Make an impact with defensible data.
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Education

Our vibrant training portfolio integrates hands-on problem solving and discussion to inspire and educate.
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Training

Want to gain a competitive edge in the marketplace?

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Slipstream in Action

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The value of volunteering: leadership, learning, and lifelong connections

As we all know, the way we consume information is constantly (and quickly) evolving—and marketers are challenged with keeping tabs on the latest trends and tools for social media, web design, email marketing, mobile apps, artificial intelligence, and more. At Slipstream, our goal is to stay on the cutting edge and blaze new trails in our journey to influence a clean energy future. Alyssa Spiel, Marketing Manager at Slipstream, took it upon herself to be a part of that cutting edge. Here’s her story. Continue reading
Bike to work week party.
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Slipstreamers live mission by reducing their own carbon footprint

It is one thing to work for a non-profit organization devoted to energy efficiency and renewables but it’s another to take it to heart and choose to walk the talk. Throughout the first two weeks of June, Slipstream’s Bike Commuter Challenge took over our Madison and Chicago offices. The first week of the challenge coincided with Wisconsin’s Bike to Work week. Continue reading
University of Chicago
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High performance building consulting - a look back and forward

To serve the mission at Slipstream, our work sits at the crossroads between human health and wellbeing, energy efficiency and equity, and clean and reliable power. To meet our goals in these areas we typically develop and implement large scale initiatives based around utility partnerships and programs. Continue reading
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How do we make refrigeration more energy efficient?

Refrigeration is a massive energy suck in commercial and industrial buildings. So much so that tremendous effort has been put into measures to reduce energy use in refrigeration systems across the country. Even though the industry has worked tirelessly to install system controls, there is still a long way to go. Our research team has continued to look for more aggressive solutions in the refrigeration world. Continue reading
money; piggy bank
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Can prepay energy programs save you money?

Imagine heading to the grocery store with your list of ingredients for your meals for the next month. Then, imagine not seeing prices listed for any items and not being charged for anything until the month is over. So, you have four weeks’ worth of groceries that you have consumed but no clue how much you spent on them. This is how our energy bills work. Electricity is one of the few things in life we pay for well after we use it. Continue reading