Ian Newman JadeTrack Sustainability Startup Intern

Interning At A Sustainability Startup – Here’s What I Learned

In addition to being a SaaS and tech startup, we’re a sustainability startup. Our mission is to develop technology that empowers organizations to manage their resource consumption more sustainably than ever before. Besides technology, people are essential to implementing effective … Continue Reading

Featured Post

ENERGY STAR Score Updates: The Details You Should Know

Big changes are coming to those who benchmark building energy performance with ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager®! ENERGY STAR scores and metrics are scheduled to update starting Sunday, August 26, 2018. Although the EPA predicts that on average scores will go … Continue Reading

Featured Post

What Is The Better Buildings Summit and Should You Attend?

Buildings use a surprising amount of energy. Manufacturing plants and commercial buildings alone account for 1/2 of the nation’s energy usage and more than 40% of carbon emissions according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).   In an effort to … Continue Reading

Featured Post
Smart Columbus Experience Center

Grand Opening! Smart Columbus Experience Center

This summer, check out the new Smart Columbus Experience Center located downtown on the Scioto Mile! The brand new space will be a hub for innovation, technology, and community. If you’re local to the Ohio area, we recommend that you stop in … Continue Reading

Featured Post
Energy Benchmarking Planning

The Beginner’s Guide To Energy Benchmarking

The buildings where we work, live, and play are more closely tied to our planet’s sustainability than we may think and they are certainly tied to every business’ bottom line. Energy benchmarking helps manage both. Energy benchmarking is a results-driven … Continue Reading

Featured Post
Wendy's Better Buildings Challenge

Better Buildings Challenge: Creating A Recipe For Energy Efficiency

A single person or business can only do so much. When groups come together to achieve a common goal, that’s when the magic happens; and it’s the driving force behind the Better Buildings Challenge. Through the Better Buildings Challenge, the … Continue Reading

Featured Post
Government Mandatory Energy Benchmarking

Mandatory Energy Benchmarking Ordinances: What You Need to Know

From the White House in our nation’s capital to a school district in the suburbs of Ohio, there is an opportunity to reduce energy usage and lower the greenhouse gas emissions of buildings. Driven by an understanding of the environmental consequences … Continue Reading

Featured Post
Smart Columbus Earth Day volunteers

Smart Columbus Brings Something New To Community

When you picture Earth Day, you might visualize people planting trees, riding bikes, and picking up trash. This year, Smart Columbus brought an added boost of excitement to the Earth Day celebration. On top of partaking in the typical activities, volunteers … Continue Reading

Featured Post
Automated Benchmarking with ENERGY STAR

AEP Ohio selects JadeTrack to deliver an automated platform for ENERGY STAR® benchmarking

AEP Ohio and JadeTrack will provide Commercial & Industrial (C&I) customers with meaningful data and insights about facility performance COLUMBUS, OH — October 3, 2017 — JadeTrack, an energy and sustainability management platform announced today that they’ve teamed up with … Continue Reading

Featured Post

Myth busters: Is efficiency possible in old buildings?

Originally published on SmartEnergyDecisions.com on August 3, 2017 If your organization is working toward achieving energy efficiency and sustainability goals, it’s important to understand that you can make relatively simple and inexpensive changes to get there. While many business leaders … Continue Reading

Featured Post