Success stories from SEDAC clients

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 […]

Village of Heyworth WWTP Case Study

In 2022, the Village of Heyworth wastewater treatment plant, a 1.0 MGD lagoon system, faced an electric supply hike of […]

Herrin WWTP Case Study

In 2018, SEDAC performed an energy assessment for the Herrin IL Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP). The assessment identified several energy […]

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Downers Grove Net Zero Wastewater Treatment with Bio-gas

Innovative leadership and collaboration with the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation has allowed the Downers Grove Sanitary District WWTP to become a net-zero energy plant. Read how the district has reduced costs and increased resiliency by running their plant with bio-gas produced on site.

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John A. Logan College Pool Cover Case Study

John A. Logan College (JALC) has a history of implementing energy efficiency improvements to reduce energy costs and to demonstrate […]

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Heartland Community College Net Zero Plan

Heartland Community College has an impressive sustainability record. Their accomplishments include the installation of a 1.65 MW wind turbine, geothermal […]

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Caseyville Wastewater Treatment Plant Case Study

Recently, the Caseyville Township Water Reclamation Facility received a free facility assessment from Illinois EPA's Wastewater Treatment Plant Energy Assessment […]

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Village of Annawan Wastewater Treatment Plant

Most energy assessments identify energy efficiency measures to save facilities between 10% and 30% on annual energy costs. Sometimes the […]

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Carbondale City Hall and Civic Center

The City of Carbondale’s City Hall and Civic Center is the heart of Carbondale. The city hall provides office space […]

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Pekin Community High School

Since 2013, Pekin Community High School has been working with SEDAC to save energy and money. Measures implemented from a 2013 […]

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Woodridge Park District Athletic Recreation Center

How do you build a new facility in an environmentally sustainable and fiscally responsible way? An energy efficient building design […]

Joliet Junior College

Joliet Junior College has made sustainability a priority. They work to make their campus as “environmentally healthy, economically sufficient, and […]

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Brookfield-LaGrange Park School District 95

Rich Batka, director of buildings and grounds at Brookfield-LaGrange Park School District 95, is committed to identifying and pursuing energy […]

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Henry County Courthouse

Henry County Courthouse is a beautiful old building built in Cambridge, IL in 1880, but like many old buildings, its […]

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Huntley High School

As Operations and Maintenance Director of Huntley School District 158, Doug Renkosik has lots of experience asking the board of […]