Smart Energy Design Assistance Center

Basic Info

Program

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Center

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Description

Parent Program(s):

  • Department of Landscape Architecture

University Partners

  • UIC Energy Resources Center

Participation

No participation details specified

Limitations

Student Participation

Students participate in SEDAC through internships and student employment. SEDAC’s internship program provides interns with a thorough foundation in understanding energy usage in buildings.  Intern experiences include mentorship from experienced engineers and architects as they participate in instruction, hands-on workshops, field experience, and individual projects related to building energy usages. Find out more on Short Courses and Internship Program.

Topics

  • Energy basics
  • Benchmarking
  • Using weather data
  • Identifying energy efficiency measures
  • Calculating energy savings
  • Lighting basics
  • Writing effective energy assessment reports

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