Benchmarking and Energy Efficiency Carousel - March 28, 2019

  • 28 Mar 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Missouri Botanical Garden’s Commerce Bank Center for Science Education, at the Northeast Corner of Shaw & Kingshighway across from O'Connell's Pub, 4651 Shaw Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63110


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March 28, 2019
Benchmarking and Energy Efficiency Carousel

Join the USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter and the City of St. Louis for an interactive event providing real details on how to save energy in buildings. Participants will circulate between quick presentations, gaining insight into numerous energy efficiency projects and financing solutions. 

Presentations include:

  • Bringing your Energy Efficiency Projects Across the Finish-line
    Leveraging Energy Savings to help pay for Energy Improvements & Procurement Options

    Presented by Kerry Herr PE, CEM, and Greg Williams, Siemens

  • Rightsizing Building Systems
    Increase Performance, Drive Savings By Not Oversizing Building Equipment. Featuring local case studies at area institutions.
    Presented by Tim Michels, Energy Resources Group

  • Five steps to optimizing your facility performance and maximizing your return on investment.
    Part 1: Energy Benchmarking, Goals and Strategies

    Part 2: Optimizing Existing Facilities - Retro-commissioning (RCx)

    Part 3: Optimizing Capital Projects - Commissioning (Cx)

    Part 4: Sustaining Optimization - Monitoring-based Commissioning (MBCx)

    Part 5: Maximizing Building Controls

    Presented by Erik Merker, CEM, BCxP, Sitton Energy Solutions

  • LED Retrofits
    A case history on the LED retrofit of Fluorescent Lighting for the Missouri Dept of Corrections from 2016 to present:  Methods and Results

    Presented by Mike Schaeffer, Schaeffer Marketing Group

  • Ameren Missouri BizSavers Energy Efficiency Incentives
    The Ameren Missouri BizSavers program offers cash incentives for virtually any cost-effective energy efficiency project. Whether you're running a small business or large corporation, your company may qualify to get cash back for improvements to your facility's lighting, building controls, ventilation, cooling systems and more.

    Presented by Jim Travis, Ameren Missouri BizSavers Program

  • Spire Energy Efficiency Rebates
    Take advantage of Spire's energy efficiency rebates to lower your monthly bills and shorten the time it takes to pay back your investment.

    Presented by Paul Englert, Spire

This event is free to all, but registration is requested. 

Speakers for this event have been finalized. Speakers interested in future events can complete this short interest form.


Thursday, March 28, 8:00 - 10:00 am  


Missouri Botanical Garden’s Commerce Bank Center for Science Education, at the Northeast Corner of Shaw & Kingshighway across from O'Connell's Pub, 
4651 Shaw Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63110

Free to all

This event has reached capacity. Interested attendees are encouraged to register for a second Benchmarking & Energy Efficiency Carousel on Thursday, May 16. Details online here.


USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter | | 314-577-0854
City of St. Louis  | | 314-622-5689

Thanks to our Benchmarking & Energy Efficiency Sponsors

Ameren Missouri 

Spire Energy

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