Columnists: Sitar Mody

Sitar is a senior manager of strategy at EDF’s Climate Corps program.

How a JLL Building Saves Energy, Makes $80K

For 10 weeks this summer, EDF Climate Corps fellow Karan Gupta worked for JLL, a commercial real estate firm, to optimize energy use at one of the company’s largest buildings: 77 West Wacker Dr., a 1-million-square-foot commercial office building in downtown Chicago. At the core of Karan’s work was demand response – an energy savings tool that pays people to shift   …Continue Reading