Entries by Barbara Weiss

A New, Improved Version of SENSEI has Launched

Cascade Energy’s software team recently flipped the switch on SENSEI 3.0. This is a MAJOR milestone that instantaneously improves the SENSEI end-user experience. SENSEI 3.0 puts Cascade’s team in the perfect position to accelerate future development and provide deeper benefits to SENSEI customers.  Here’s a look at some of the key enhancements that come with […]

Cascade Energy Included in Navigant Research Report on Energy Management Information Systems

A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for industrial energy management information systems, segmented by software and services, with forecasts for revenue by region, through 2024. Cascade is identified as a key energy player in the engineering service company sector. Due to increasing customer demand for EMIS software and services, Navigant projects […]

Assessment on Industrial Energy Software Released

SENSEI was mentioned in a very positive light in a new report on energy management information systems (EMIS). The Verdantix report, Smart Innovators: Industrial Energy Management Software is based on interviews with 127 energy directors at industrial firms and energy software applications from 16 suppliers. The report discusses some of the key energy  issues facing large industrial […]

A New England Ski Resort Installs SENSEI

As a participant in a utility-sponsored strategic energy management (SEM) cohort in New England, a local ski resort has taken on the ambitious goal of achieving a 15% reduction in energy use. One of the biggest energy hogs at the resort involves snow making. SENSEI will help create a Snow Making Energy Index to assist […]

Industrial EMIS Minimum Elements: Does SENSEI Have What It Takes?

Utility demand-side management programs are increasingly interested in energy management information systems (EMIS). Why is that?  One leading indicator is the number of strategic energy management (SEM) programs being piloted across North America. At Cascade, we are familiar with around 20 current SEM programs and pilot programs, up from the single-digits just a few years […]

SENSEI and MINUS40 Join Forces to Create Energy Efficiency Synergy Down Under

According to that wellspring of Internet knowledge, Wikipedia, the word “synergy” refers to the “interaction of multiple elements in a system to produce an effect different from or greater than the sum of their individual effects.” In short, good things happen when great companies join forces.We’ve recently teamed up with a refrigeration consulting and design […]

SENSEI Wins Environmental Leader Product of the Year Award!

“The product scores in terms of the ease of use, adaptability (customizable) and the immediate results that it can deliver for customers,” says one of the Environmental Leader Product and Project Awards judges. A panel of 20 judges reviewed Environmental Leader’s project and product nominations this year. One judge asserted that the competition was high […]

Energy Efficiency Made Visible

A recent article in Distributed Energy contends that if commercial and industrial buildings improved their energy efficiency by just 10%, “they could generate $20 billion in savings.” The article, Innovations in Energy Management by Carol Brzozowski, goes on to talk about the importance of a corporate mindset shift that’s essential in order for industrial or […]

SENSEI Wins Innovation in Sustainability Award

We are want to share that we just won an Innovation in Sustainability award from the Portland Business Journal and Sustainable Business Oregon (SBO). SENSEI won in the Energy category which considers the number of kilowatt hours of energy saved and percentage of energy from renewable sources. This is the fourth annual competition hosted by SBO […]