The Cambridge Compact for a Sustainable Future invites you to an educational workshop, “Incorporating Water Efficiency into Energy Management Planning” on Wednesday, 6 December 2017.   This free workshop will focus on useful tools to define the unique water profile of your facility, track water use over time, and identify and target potential projects. Join us, to learn about water-efficiency strategies and upgrades that can help you maximize water, energy and cost savings.

Water efficiency initiatives to be discussed include:

  • Biggest sources of water use in buildings
  • Water audit checklist
  • Water conservation strategies for cooling, heating, kitchens, restrooms, landscaping
  • Water use tracking tools and resources
  • Water efficiency case studies

Who Should Attend – This workshop is for facility/utility managers, corporate/institutional sustainability staff, property management companies, and condo associations. Please forward this invitation to relevant people in your organization.

Date: Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Venue: Building E25, Room 401 (4th floor), 45 Carleton Street, Cambridge, MA 02139 Campus map:

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Time: 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

To register RSVP to by Tuesday, 5 December 2017.

8:30–9:00 a.m. Coffee and Networking
9:00-9:15 a.m. Cambridge Water Use Profile Carol Rego, CDM Smith  & Sam Corda, Cambridge Water Department
9:15–9:30 a.m. Using Water Audits to Identify Water Efficiency Opportunities Harvard University
9:30-9:45 a.m. Water Conservation Tools and Strategies Colleen Heath, CDM Smith
9:45-10:00 a.m. Mass Save Incentives for Water and Energy Efficiency Roshan Bhakta, Eversource
10:00-10:15 a.m. Case Study: Multi-family Residential Complex Drives Down Water Use Jane Carbone, Homeowner’s Rehab Inc.
10:15-10:30 a.m. Q & A

Planning Team: CDM Smith, Eversource, Homeowner’s Rehab Inc., and MIT


Workshop on Energy Efficiency in Multi-Family Buildings, 14 March 2017