Manufactured Homes
Blog | February 21, 2019 by Rachel Krogman

Manufactured homes – delivering powerful and personal impacts

Being a part of something that provides purpose and meaning in your everyday life is not something most people can say about their jobs. However, I am one of the lucky ones. Since 2016, Slipstream has been delivering a manufactured homes program for the Michigan Electric Cooperative Association (MECA), providing needed diagnostic and retrofit services to a customer base that traditional residential energy efficiency programs have overlooked. This program changes lives. More
Greg Nahn
News | February 14, 2019 by Chris Schultz-Buechner

Greg Nahn recognized as the 2019 Educator of the Year

Congratulations to Greg Nahn for being recognized as the 2019 Educator of the Year at the Better Buildings: Better Business Conference. More
News
News | February 7, 2019 by Chris Schultz-Buechner

Slipstream's Sam Simonetta Earns Certified Energy Manager Designation

We are excited to congratulate Slipstream team member, Sam Simonetta, on becoming a Certified Energy Manager (CEM). More
Counting Change
Blog | February 4, 2019 by Robin Lisowski

Counting Change

Close your eyes. Take a deep breath. Think of something that is important to you. What did you pick? Our changing climate already impacts what’s important to you, whether that’s your child’s health, favorite vacation spot or your retirement portfolio. More
AESP
News | January 21, 2019 by Chris Schultz-Buechner

Slipstream Recognized for Outstanding Achievements in Energy Efficiency by the Association of Energy Service Professionals

The Association of Energy Services Professionals (AESP) recognized Slipstream for an outstanding energy efficiency program and named Slipstream employee, Justin Margolies, as One to Watch at its 29th National Conference and Expo currently underway in San Antonio, Texas. More
USGBC Impact conference
Blog | January 18, 2019 by Kristin Haas

USGBC Impact conference – April 8-9: will you be there?

The 2019 IMPACT conference will be held April 8-9 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and will be co-located with the Green Schools Conference & Expo (GSCE), More
Back-of-the-Envelope calculator
Tool | January 1, 2019 by Scott Schuetter

Back-of-the-Envelope calculator

Our Back-of-the-Envelope calculator is a learning tool that allows anyone to interact with a building as an energy system. You can see real-time energy connections between building components, isolate the effects of changing a single energy parameter, or produce concept-level energy and CO2 emissions estimates. When it comes to building energy consumption, nearly everything affects everything. It's very difficult to get a feel for energy efficiency among the complicated interactions. More
EUI Analyzer
Tool | January 1, 2019 by Greg Marsicek

EUI Analyzer

This tool compiles publicly available data on actual building performance alongside industry references. It supports EUI goal-setting for projects that integrate an energy performance target. With this knowledge, users can make informed decisions on future and current building performance standards. More
hybrid ground-coupled heat pumps
Tool | January 1, 2019 by Scott Hackel

HyGCHP Modeling Tool

Reduce the cost of implementing geothermal heat pump systems on your building projects by going hybrid. A hybrid geothermal heat pump system can lower your costs by reducing the peak capacity of your ground loop and allowing you to install a smaller, less expensive ground heat exchanger. HyGCHP is a software module that can help you analyze this option! More
Future climate data
Tool | January 1, 2019 by Scott Schuetter

Climate data toolkit

We provide a set of future climate files for use within your energy modeling tools. Data is available for sixteen locations representing the major North American climate zones. More