Tag Archives: Rapid Improvement

Key Ingredients for Spreading Action

My colleague Kevin Little came across a 2007 paper in “The Journal of Applied Behavioral Science” on readiness for change.  It draws on classic research in the 1940s that looked at the acceptance of new hybrid seed corn in Iowa. … Continue reading

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Make a Change, Monitor the Results

The Action Table in Energy Steward helps you identify your energy management actions and to track what’s been done, when, and for which buildings in your group of buildings.   We think of the Action Table as the heart of Energy … Continue reading

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Platform Features Go Live

In the past few days we have updated the Energy Stewards platform with new functions and features. These include: Additional Meters Added – Ability to add water, district steam and on-site photovoltaic and wind electric energy meters to a building. … Continue reading

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Survey of Energy Measurements for Buildings

The lead article in the May 2011 issue of Environmental Building News provides a useful survey of issues and options in the measurement of energy in buildings.  You can read about ideas like site and source energy and the ENERGY … Continue reading

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