energy conservation

C-Max Energi cutaway (Ford photo)

Ford, Whirlpool Part Of Energy Saving Lifestyle Demo

Americans can sharply cut their energy use without sacrificing lifestyle comfort. That’s the message of Dearborn’s Ford Motor Co. and Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp., which are demonstrating products in the Ford-led MyEnergy Lifetyle retrofit contest on Katie Couric’s syndicated talk show, “Katie.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2013

The University of Michigan central campus.

UM’s Planet Blue Continues To Help Reduce Campus Energy Use, Boost Recycling

The University of Michigan continues to make progress to lower energy consumption and boost recycling on its Ann Arbor campus as a result of ongoing efforts by the Planet Blue Operations team.

CBS 62–10/14/2012

New energy efficient lighting at Central Michigan University. CMU photo.

CMU Getting Greener With Energy Efficiency Steps

Central Michigan University’s carbon footprint has been decreasing on a “rapid basis,” according to LeRoy Barnes, CMU utilities engineer, since the school began taking conservation methods to reduce electricity consumption and conserve natural gas in 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2012


Beaumont Health System Joins Healthier Hospitals Initiative

Beaumont Health System is only one of two organizations in Michigan and the only health system in southeast Michigan to participate in all six challenges offered as part of the Healthier Hospitals Initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2012

lean green michigan

Southfield Businesses Get New Tool to Save Energy and Money

Commercial, industrial and multi-family property owners in the City of Southfield will now have access to an innovative new tool to finance energy efficiency projects and renewable energy improvements for their buildings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2012

Albert Berriz

DTE-ESD Conference Keynoter: Green Means Fatter Margins

If you’re not green, you’re nuts. That was the blunt message of the CEO of Ann Arbor property managers McKinley Inc., Albert Berriz, in the keynote of Wednesday’s DTE Energy – Engineering Society of Detroit Energy Conference & Exhibition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012

Event Notices From April 10

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2012

CMS Energy-Consumers Energy headquarters in Jackson.

Consumers Offers Customers Facebook Competition For Energy Savings

Consumers Energy electric customers can now share and compare their energy use with friends on Facebook with a social energy app launched Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2012

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

Grand Valley, Grand Rapids Partnership Offers Energy Saving Opportunities

Grand Valley State University faculty and staff members can save money and conserve energy in their homes by participating in a unique partnership between the university and the City of Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2012

Alma College photo

Alma College’s Hogan Center Earns LEED Silver

The Hogan Center, the home of Alma College’s maroon and cream, is now also certified green.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2011