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…

PSD Makes a Splash at RESNET 2014

PSD staff joined over one thousand attendees at this year’s Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) 2014 Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, to discuss the latest in home energy ratings, existing home retrofits, building codes, and energy policy. The yearly event offered an incredible opportunity for PSD staff to catch up with industry peers and PSD Raters,…

AESP Mid-Atlantic Regional Chapter Meeting in Philadelphia

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Chapter (MARCh) of the Association of Energy Service Professionals (AESP) met on Tuesday, November 5th, to share creative approaches and strategies to marketing and customer engagement in energy efficiency programs.  The event was held at the PECO headquarters in Philadelphia, PA – a city renowned for its commitment to sustainability and energy…

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…

French Creek Clean-Up

On September 7th, staff members from PSD’s Meadville office along with various family members, took part in the 21st annual French Creek French Creek Cleanup in Venango Township, PA. With five canoes and one kayak, PSD’s team of 12 plucked 1500 pounds of trash out of the river – quite an accomplishment!

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…

PSD to Moderate Upcoming AESP Event in Saratoga, New York, June 13th

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Chapter (MARCh) of the Association of Energy Service Professionals (AESP) will be hosting an exciting event titled “Pushing the Boundaries: Innovative Energy Efficiency Strategies and Initiatives in Our Own Backyard” on June 13th in beautiful Saratoga, New York. PSD’s Director of Program Development, Alex Mordas, will serve as the moderator for a…

Happy Earthday

Happy Earth Day From Performance Systems Development

By increasing the energy efficiency of homes through our four flagship home retrofit and new construction programs, we’ve managed to help people save a significant amount of energy. These programs save a cumulative of over 6,800 tons of Carbon Dioxide per year – CO2 is one of the main contributors to global warming.

Energy Star 3.0 Online Training

Performance System Development’s very own Ethan MacCormick and Emelie Cuppernell will be leading a four day ENERGY STAR 3.0 online training. Visit the ENERGY STAR 3.0 training page to learn more.