Greg Thomas Participates on NREL’s Industry Growth Forum Panel

Clean energy companies assembled in Denver on November 3-4 for the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) annual Industry Growth Forum. The Industry Growth Forum has been an exciting venue for clean energy innovators to maximize their exposure to receptive capital and strategic partners.

NYSERDA Funded PSD Study Discussed in ACEEE News Focusing on the Effectiveness of Simple Calibration Approaches in Making Savings Estimates More Realistic

ACEEE has published a blog post focusing on the effectiveness of simple calibration approaches in making savings estimates more realistic. The blog post features research that PSD obtained funding from NYSERDA to conduct. Calibration is also referenced in the EPA Clean Power Plan Measurement and Verification Guidance as an approach to…

Join Us March 3rd: Energy Policy at a Crossroads

Don’t miss this chance to learn about the future of energy and energy efficiency in Pennsylvania, and critical decisions that are being made right now. Speakers will elaborate on Act 129 Phase III, the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and the value of grid scale energy efficiency.

PGW EnergySense Home Rebates Press Event

PSD outreach efforts for PGW’s EnergySense Home Rebates program were highlighted last week at a kick-off press event in the Mt. Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia. Members of the local media were on hand as PSD technical specialist, Kevin Rowley, performed an in-home energy assessment to raise awareness and enhance understanding of the program for homeowners…

PSD Hosts 2-day OpenStudio Training in Philadelphia

On March 4th, Performance Systems Development (PSD), a leader in energy efficiency program implementation, training and software development, delivered the first “Introduction to Energy Modeling with OpenStudio” classroom training in Philadelphia. PSD is the first commercial organization approved by National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) to deliver OpenStudio training courses for building professionals, software developers, and…

NREL Selects Performance Systems Development to Deliver OpenStudio Trainings

Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB)., Oct 28, 2013 —  Performance Systems Development (PSD), a leader in energy efficiency program implementation, training and software development, is the first commercial organization approved by National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) to deliver OpenStudio® training courses for building professionals, software developers, and utility administrators.  Funded by the US Department of Energy, OpenStudio…

HOMES Act Re-introduced in the U.S. House

Performance Systems Development (PSD), a building performance software and services provider based in Ithaca, NY and Pennsylvania, is pleased that the Home Owners Managing Energy Savings (HOMES) Act, bi-partisan proposed rebate legislation aimed at incentivizing homeowners for reduced energy consumption, was re-introduced in the House yesterday (May 23rd, 2013).  PSD’s senior executives worked closely with House…

AESP Mid-Atlantic Regional Chapter Hosts Energy Efficiency Financing Event

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Chapter (MARCh) of the Association of Energy Service professionals (AESP) hosted its second in-person regional meeting. The meeting focused around a panel on developments in energy efficiency financing. The panel was moderated by Performance Systems Development’s own Alex Mordas, who is President of the chapter. Three experts participated in the panel and…

Performance Systems Development Joins Green Button Initiative

Performance Systems Development (PSD) a building performance software and services provider, joins other leading technology companies and utilities to announce that it has joined Green Button, an industry-led initiative to empower consumers to make informed decisions on efforts to reduce their energy bills. The Executive Office of the President, Council on Environmental Policy, and Office of…

Multifamily Retrofits Webinar Available on Efficiency First Website

On February 22, Jerone Gagliano, Director of Energy Engineering at Performance Systems Development, was a panelist on a webinar designed to provide guidance for programs and home performance contractors interested in expanding their services into the multifamily homes sector.  Efficiency First, the home performance contractor trade association, sponsored the webinar:  Close Quarters: Retrofitting America’s Multifamily Dwellings. …