energy efficiency

DTE headquarters. (WWJ file photo)

DTE “E” Challenge Competition Deadline-June 29

There are just three weeks left for Michigan companies to enter the DTE Energy’s “E” Challenge for Innovation in Energy Efficiency. The deadline for submissions is June 29.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2012

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Consumers Energy Awards More Than $2 Million In Incentives

Consumers Energy awarded more than $2 million in incentives to commercial and industrial customers in the first quarter to help fund 697 energy efficiency projects that provide long-term savings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2012

The Ann Arbor 1910 Victorian home after its remodeling to LEED Platinum status

Old Victorian In Ann Arbor Gets LEED Platinum Makeover

The Ann Arbor-based green building and remodeling company Meadowlark Builderes says it has taken a run-down Victorian home built in 1910 and transformed it into a showplace for energy efficiency, smart building technology and family-friendly design.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2012

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Detroit EDC OK’s Energy Conservation Grants

The Economic Development Corp. of the City of Detroit has approved $253,732 in SmartBuildings Detroit matching grants to make energy-saving improvements on Shed Five in Eastern Market, a riverfront residential-health mixed-use development and a retail store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012


DTE, ESD Set $250K ‘E Challenge’ To Save Energy

If you’ve got a great idea for energy efficiency technology, DTE Energy and the Engineering Society of Detroit want to know about it. And there might be $250,000 in it for you.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012


Army’s National Automotive Center Refocusing On Collaboration, Energy Security

United States Army officials announced Friday that the Army National Automotive Center, based in Warren, is refocusing on its role as the focal point for public-private mobility technology development.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2012


Secure-24 Boasts High-Efficiency Data Center

Secure-24 Inc., the provider of managed IT operations, hosting and application outsourcing, is celebrating Earth Day 2012 through two green events in metro Detroit, continuing a commitment to reducing its CO2 footprint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2012


Wyandotte Hits Energy Efficiency Aid ‘Jackpot’

Thanks to more than $4 million in grants secured by Wyandotte Municipal Services from the U. S. Department of Energy and the State of Michigan, funds are available over the next few months to provide Wyandotte residents with free home energy audits and free or deeply discounted energy upgrades that will make their homes more comfortable and energy efficient. Every home in Wyandotte qualifies for this program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2012

Event Notices From January 27-29

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2012

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Consumers Looks Back On Renewable, Efficiency Advances In 2011

Michigan’s energy landscape saw major changes in 2011 with growing renewable energy supplies, significant customer savings through energy efficiency, and a rebalancing of its energy supply portfolio.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/02/2012