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News | July 19, 2021 by Dave Vigliotta

Powering Wisconsin's Future through Clean Energy Careers

The State of Wisconsin set a goal that all electricity consumed in the state be 100% carbon free by 2050. But how do we get there? Slipstream partnered with Wisconsin’s K-12 Energy Education Program (KEEP), WPPI Energy, and Xcel Energy to create educational videos in support of local schools and to encourage young minds to consider career opportunities within the energy sector—especially in the clean energy space. Learn more and watch the series. More
Blog | June 28, 2021 by Zack Mast

BIT Building: An affordable path to higher performance for smaller buildings

An interview with Jenny Carney, co-founder of the BIT Building framework, on how BIT empowers owners of small buildings to make energy efficiency improvements. More
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News | June 3, 2021 by Zack Mast

Carbon and equity leadership in Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has appointed Slipstream’s Saranya Gunasingh and Jeannette LeZaks to a Building Decarbonization Working Group. Saranya and Jeannette will share their expertise in equity-focused research and reducing building greenhouse gas emissions to support the City of Chicago’s commitment to the Paris Agreement. More
Blog | June 2, 2021 by Zack Mast

Extra credit: A video interview with Slipstream Board Member Charles Hua, Harvard '22

Watch our short interview with Charles Hua, an undergraduate at Harvard who brings his unique perspective of climate solutions to Slipstream's Board of Directors. More
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News | May 20, 2021 by

Slipstream and EPA ENERGY STAR partner on new construction performance-based procurement webinars

Join us on June 10, 2021 for part two of our webinar series with EPA ENERGY STAR as we unpack performance-based procurement for architects and building designers. More
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News | May 20, 2021 by

Slipstream thought leaders join ASHRAE’s Task Force for Building Decarbonization

Congratulations to two Slipstreamers for their recent appointments to ASHRAE’s new Task Force for Building Decarbonization. More
Zapote residents enjoying clean water
Blog | April 27, 2021 by Kevin Frost

Bringing water to the mountain: my work with Engineers Without Borders

Slipstream engineer Kevin Frost shares his experience as a professional mentor with Engineers Without Borders, an organization that partners with developing communities worldwide to improve their quality of life. More
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News | April 21, 2021 by Marge Anderson

Slipstream's response to the Derek Chauvin verdict

Yesterday afternoon Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all counts in the murder of George Floyd. We are encouraged by this step towards justice and accountability, and we continue to mourn the loss of George Floyd and countless others who have been unjustly killed, and whose killers have not been brought to justice. There is still much work to do. George Floyd's murder and the events of the last year, including this trial, have caused trauma that is very real for many of our Black and brown employees, partners, and customers. More
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Blog | March 3, 2021 by Doug Ahl Ph.D.

Don’t wait—harvest that corn now

On January 20, 2021, the U.S. recommitted to the Paris Climate Agreement. Doug Ahl clicks on his stopwatch, looks at progress on the Paris goals, and reminds us of the urgency of our work. More
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Blog | March 3, 2021 by Robin Lisowski

Ten climate & equity expectations for the Biden/Harris administration

In light of Slipstream's federal work with the Department of Energy, the Department of Defense, and national labs, Robin Lisowski unpacks what we might expect from the new administration around climate and equity. More