Bike to work week party.
Blog | June 26, 2019
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. More
purple prairie clover
Blog | May 2, 2019
Many of Slipstream’s employees take our mission to heart and live it out in their everyday lives. Melanie Lord, project manager, is someone who does just that. Her passion for restoring some of Wisconsin’s beautiful prairies to healthy ecosystems is a tangible extension of her work at Slipstream where we’re focused on reducing the environmental footprint of our energy use. This is her story. More
News | March 14, 2019
We are excited to share that Karen Weigert, Vice President of Business Strategy and Regional Operations, will present at BloombergNEF's annual summit in New York City!  More
Lifecycle Energy
Blog | November 27, 2017
Attention shoppers: Do you ever think about the amount of energy that is required to produce, transport, and dispose of the items you buy? How does the amount of energy used before you purchase the product—and after you get rid of the item—compare to the amount expended during the time you own it? Energy is needed to create, transport, use, and dispose of most products. Lifecycle energy is the amount of energy consumed throughout the full lifecycle of a product—which is important to keep in mind as we aim to make sustainable purchasing decisions.  More
Carbon Footprint Solutions
Solution | January 1, 2019
According to the World Economic Forum, climate change represents the greatest risk facing the world today. The COP21 agreement, signed by 175 countries on April 22, 2016, demonstrates a broad international consensus that everyone is responsible for working toward a low-carbon future in order to minimize climate change and manage the associated risks. How might climate change affect your business? More