SEDAC provides technical assistance to help businesses save energy at their facilities and become more sustainable.  Through phone calls, emails, face-to-face consultations, site visits, and reports, we provide recommendations that are adoptable, affordable, and tailored to the needs of our clients. We offer economic analysis and financing guidance to help our clients develop strategies to implement our recommendations.

We also periodically offer workshops and webinars to educate businesses about sustainable practices.

Rooftop solar

Services we offer

Green business services

Energy efficiency services

Illinois incentives

What SEDAC clients are saying

"The recommendations we received from SEDAC helped us create a capital plan for building upgrades that resulted not only in more efficient space, but also made us more mindful of our impact on the environment."

20 North Michigan Avenue

"We are confident that the recommendations will lower our cost and help raise efficiency."

Charleston Carnegie Public Library

"As a small county, we did not have the technical expertise on staff to undertake these types of projects without the help of SEDAC."

Logan County Board

Success stories

The Path to Resilience: Maximizing Energy Savings at Wastewater Treatment Plants

Wastewater treatment facilities can account for up to 30% of a municipality’s energy use. Plants that set energy efficiency as […]

Water Pumping Efficiency Technical Tip

Fluid pumping is a major component of many water and wastewater plants’ energy consumption. For most potable water plants, pumping […]

Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District WWTP Case Study

The Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District (KWRD) has been pursuing energy efficiency and energy recovery opportunities for many years. In October […]