Now offering comprehensive energy analysis on new and renovation construction projects at no-cost to you

MKK Consulting Engineers (MKK) is proud to announce its participation as a Colorado Xcel Energy Open Energy Design Assistance (EDA) Program provider. The EDA program provides energy modeling, funding to offset the cost of design, and financial incentives to improve energy-efficiency in buildings 20,000 S.F. and larger. MKK provides comprehensive, customized energy analysis on new and renovation construction projects at no cost to you.

With over 50 years of energy efficiency experience, MKK is the right choice for Energy Design Assistance. Members of our energy services staff are certified as:

  • Professional Engineers
  • Certified Energy Managers
  • Building Energy Modeling Professionals
  • Qualified Commissioning Process Professionals
  • LEED Accredited Professionals

By carrying certifications in energy modeling and commissioning and continuing education on current trends, our staff can provide valuable recommendations to your project.

Basic Energy Design Assistance

Ideal for projects with energy savings goals in mind and enough time to integrate new ideas and strategies into their design.

  • Minimum Project Size: 20,000 S. F.
  • Timing:Schematic or Early Design Development
  • Energy Savings Required Over a Merely Code-Compliant design: Minimum 15% electric energy demand savings reduction; 15% minimum gas savings reduction
  • Registration Requirements: N/A
  • Rebates: $400 per kW; $0.04 kWh and $4 per Dth
  • Basic Services:
    • Energy modeling results for efficiency strategies (selected by Owner/Design Team)
    • Review of Construction Documents for strategy inclusion
    • Site Verification
    • Monitor select installation strategies

Enhanced Energy Design Assistance

Ideal for projects with extensive energy savings goals looking to meet green certifications. Projects would begin with review of energy goals in preliminary designs and be willing to look outside traditional approaches to energy savings.

  • Minimum Project Size: 20,000 S. F.
  • Timing:Pre-Design or Early Schematic Development
  • Energy Savings Required Over a Merely Code-Compliant Design: Minimum 30% electric energy demand savings reduction; 30% minimum gas savings reduction
  • Registration Requirements: Must be registered with 3rd party verification program (LEED, Green Globes, Energy Star, etc)
  • Rebates: $400 per kW; $0.04 kWh and $4 per Dth
  • Enhanced Services:
    • Basic Services (above)
    • Early energy modeling
    • Support of green building certifications
    • Daylighting Analysis
    • HVAC Analysis
    • Massing

MKK will provide solutions that achieve a significant, sustained return on investment. Regardless of your project’s goals, MKK will personalize strategies and work with you to save on energy bills.