energy efficiency

Study: Home Efficiency Upgrades Fall Short, Don't Pay"The problem is that the real world is screwy..."
Consumers Energy, Green Building Council Sponsor Energy ContestsConsumers Energy is encouraging businesses from the Indiana line to the Upper Peninsula to save energy by sponsoring the West Michigan Battle of the Buildings, a friendly competition that will run through the rest of this year.
Huron Capital Launches Energy Services Holding CompanyDetroit-based Huron Capital Partners LLC wants to get into the energy business. The private equity firm has partnered with veteran energy executive Phil Bomrad to form a holding company, Albireo Energy. Through this company, Huron Capital says it will invest in and partner with regional and niche energy services providers.
Ohio, Michigan Partner For Clean Energy ManufacturingSometimes, Michigan and Ohio can work together. Monday, they announced a deal to work together to build a more energy-efficient economy.
GM's Detroit Headquarters Goes Landfill-FreeThe complex now recycles, reuses or converts all its daily waste to energy, with efforts at the Renaissance Center keeping 5 million pounds of trash annually from landfills
Consumers Energy Provides Free Efficiency Gear To 180 Civic Groups In 2013Veterans organizations, homeless shelters, food banks and other nonprofit groups throughout Michigan are benefitting from an initiative by Consumers Energy to replace lighting, thermostats and more with money-saving, energy-efficient products.
Consumers Energy Releases First-ever Accountability ReportConsumers Energy has released its first-ever Accountability Report, an overview of the company's efforts to continue meeting Michigan's energy needs. The report highlights Consumers Energy's commitment to Michigan businesses, its corporate citizenship and role in making the state's air the cleanest it has been in a generation.
Event Notices From Oct. 3The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
New Low-Cost Residential Solar Power AvailableThe Southeast Michigan Regional Energy Office is offering a new residential solar energy financing program and a rebranded home energy efficiency audit program.
Awards And Certifications From Aug. 29The latest industry-related award and certifications earned by Michigan's technology-related companies, organizations, and groups.
Dearborn's Henry Ford Centennial Library Joins Adopt-A-WattThe Henry Ford Centennial Library on Michigan Avenue in Dearborn is the latest building in the area to join the National Adopt-A-Watt Program.
Alpena County Picks Ameresco For Energy Efficiency, Infrastructure UpgradesFramingham, Mass.-based Ameresco Inc., (NYSE:AMRC), an energy efficiency and renewable energy company, announced today that it has begun work on a $1.6 million Energy Savings Performance Contract with Alpena County in northeastern Lower Michigan.