History

We pay tribute to three and a half decades of good people, creating  good ideas for good reasons.

The numbers and stories behind our commitment to sustainability at work.

Developed alongside the Building Commissioning Association, to meet rising nationwide demand for energy professionals. 

A major upgrade to the company’s proprietary energy auditing and modeling software tool.

Moved headquarters to LEED Platinum First & Main building in Portland. New office is living lab for energy efficiency solutions.

Established EnergySmart Jobs program, the first program of its kind to combine energy efficiency and job creation.

Opened office in Northern California. New Southern California office in Santa Ana opened in 2011.

Joined with Paragon Consulting Services to provide Integrated Demand Side Management services.

Employee #100 is hired. In 2009, we hired employee #300 and continue to grow.

Formed Green Team to promote internal sustainability, sustainability education and community outreach.

Since its launch, ACP has been replicated across the NW and California, generating more than 61 million kWh savings.

The first specifically grocery focused energy-efficiency program of its kind.

With training and tools provided to contractors and technicians.

US General Services Administration and Federal Energy Management Program fund PECI’s landmark guide, which is still widely used today.

ENERGY STAR CFL program serves all four Pacific NW states. Becomes NEEA's first "grandfathered in" energy efficiency program.