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May 14, 2014, 12:10 ET

Business Leaders Celebrate Contributions of Energy Efficiency Industry to Ohio's Economy

 Business leaders highlighted the important contributions of the energy efficiency industry to Ohio's economy today on at the 2014 Ohio Energy...

Jan 16, 2014, 17:32 ET

Innovative Projects Help Promote Energy Literacy Among Students, Slash Energy Costs for Small Businesses

 Eight regional winners have been selected for recognition by the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) for helping Midwestern...

May 21, 2013, 11:59 ET

New Program Helps DuPage Veterans Get Jobs, Save Energy

 The State of Illinois and DuPage County are helping unemployed and underemployed military veterans get jobs in the growing field of building...

May 09, 2013, 16:42 ET

Energy Leaders Gather in Detroit to Discuss Industry Priorities, Highlight Michigan's Role as Energy Efficiency Leader

 More than 80 energy leaders from throughout the Midwest – including many local stakeholders such as DTE Energy, the Michigan Electric...

Jan 17, 2013, 15:18 ET

Innovative Projects Help Ohio Manufacturers, Minnesota Building Owners Slash Energy Use

 Seven first-of-their-kind programs have been recognized by the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) for helping Midwestern businesses...

Jan 15, 2013, 13:31 ET

Midwest Energy Solutions Conference in Chicago to Cover Smart Grids, New LED Technologies and the Future of Energy Efficiency

Developments such as smart grids, new product standards and building energy codes are changing the landscape for energy efficiency in the Midwest....

Nov 09, 2012, 14:19 ET

Illinois Building Operator Certification® Program Helping Veterans Get Jobs, Save Energy

The State of Illinois is helping its unemployed and underemployed veterans earn the nationally-recognized Building Operator Certification...

Aug 21, 2012, 09:00 ET

New Energy Efficient Lighting Will Boost Job Growth in Michigan

There is positive, sustainable job growth on the immediate horizon for Michigan directly related to the adoption of solid-state lighting...

Jun 13, 2012, 15:00 ET

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance Appoints New Board Members

 Eleven leaders in energy efficiency representing energy utilities, governmental bodies, energy efficiency-related businesses and academic and...

Jan 13, 2012, 11:43 ET

Midwest Energy Efficiency Leaders Recognized for Groundbreaking Achievements

 The eight winners of the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance's (MEEA) 2012 Inspiring Efficiency Awards are industry leaders who...

Jan 10, 2012, 12:48 ET

Energy Experts to Spotlight Financing of Efficiency, Higher Performing Buildings, and Other Key Energy Efficiency Priorities at 10th Annual Midwest Energy Solutions Conference in Chicago

 Nearly $1.2 billion was invested in energy efficiency across the Midwest in 2011. With mandated energy savings targets increasing, this...

Jun 15, 2011, 12:30 ET

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance Appoints New Board Members

Thirteen leaders in energy efficiency and environmental conservation were appointed today to the board of directors for the Midwest Energy...

May 11, 2011, 09:30 ET

Leaders Gather to Celebrate Ohio's Energy Efficiency Success Story

Ohio's role as an energy efficiency leader will be spotlighted today at the 2011 Ohio Energy Expo, an event hosted by the Midwest Energy Efficiency...

Feb 08, 2011, 11:55 ET
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Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance Names Jay Wrobel as New Executive Director

The Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance – which promotes energy efficiency efforts across 13 states in the Midwest region – has named...

Jan 18, 2011, 13:26 ET

Energy Efficiency Leaders 'Seize the Momentum' at Ninth Annual Midwest Energy Solutions Conference in Chicago

Author Bracken Hendricks of the Center for American Progress thinks the momentum energy efficiency is experiencing is the result of its transition...

Jan 14, 2011, 16:04 ET

David Eijadi Wins MEEA Inspiring Efficiency Chairman's Award

David Eijadi, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) Board Member and Principal of The Weidt Group, has received the 2011 Inspiring Efficiency...

Jan 14, 2011, 06:00 ET

Midwest Energy Efficiency Leaders Recognized for Groundbreaking Achievements

The eight winners of the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance's (MEEA) 2011 Inspiring Efficiency Awards are industry leaders who have delivered...

Jan 07, 2011, 15:51 ET

Energy Efficiency Leaders to Discuss Green Jobs, Consumer Behavior & More at Ninth Annual Midwest Energy Solutions Conference in Chicago

More than $1 billion will be invested in energy efficiency in the U.S. in 2011, an amount that's expected to nearly double by 2015.  With...

Jul 06, 2010, 15:42 ET

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance Selected by U.S. Department of Energy to Provide Expertise on Stimulus Grant Projects

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to assist communities that are conducting energy...

Jan 15, 2010, 10:32 ET

Energy Group Honors Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) honored the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) with its Chairman's Award at...