ANAHEIM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WLDN) announced today that it has been selected by Xcel Energy and CenterPoint Energy, Inc. to continue implementing the Energy Design Assistance (EDA) Program serving Minnesota, building on 25 consecutive years implementing this program. This latest contract is valued at $10 million over four years. The EDA program provides commercial building owners within Xcel Energy and CenterPoint Energy, Inc.’s service territory with energy expertise to encourage energy-efficient building design and construction. The program uses Willdan’s real-time energy modeling software, Net Energy Optimizer (NEO), to allow project teams to visualize the effects of energy efficiency measures during collaborative stakeholder meetings.
“Xcel Energy is leading the clean energy transition with a goal to reduce carbon emissions 80 percent by