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AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Project Manager
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Tate is passionate about green buildings and sustainable design. As an architect and LEED Accredited Professional, he knows the value of climate-specific, sustainable design that enhances our community and environment. At the Energy Center, Tate provides building design assistance and education for our commercial high performance building initiatives. He is a licensed architect and serves as a member of the Energy and Atmosphere Technical Advisory Group of the United States Green Building Council, and as President for the American Institute of Architects - Southwest Chapter of Wisconsin.
Tate's work includes
- Daylighting Collaborative
This electronic gateway empowers building designers and owners to incorporate daylighting into every project.
- ComEd's Smart Ideas for Your Business
The Energy Center was selected by ComEd of Chicago to design and administer its new construction design service.
- We Energies New Construction Program
The Energy Center has provided technical assistance on dozens of new construction and major renovation projects to improve energy efficiency and overall building performance ...
- Utility Programs
The Energy Center offers services for utility customers through ComEd/Nicor's New Construction Program, Wisconsin's statewide Focus on Energy program, and customers of utilities We Energies and WPPI Energy.
- Daylighting Webinar Series
Published: 2011. Tate Walker and Scott Schuetter co-present Daylighting Fundamentals and Daylighting in the Midwest: Tools and Analysis.
- Integrating Technical Education and Training into Energy Efficiency Program
Delivery: A Strategy to Drive Program Participation and Create Short Term Impact and Long Term Market Effects
Published: 2010. Education and training is essential in transforming the market to use energy efficient technologies and practices ...
- West Bend Mutual Insurance Company Online Case Study
Published: 2008. This case study tells the story of West Bend Mutual Insurance Company's building addition from pre-design through occupancy.
- Emerging Green Builders: 2007 Natural Talent Design Competition
Published: 2007. This competition challenged Emerging Green Builders (both students and young professionals) to design a new LEED Platinum Student Union for the University of Wisconsin-Madison ...