The Michigan Energy Efficiency Contractors Association (MEECA) is a member-driven trade association working to ensure that Michigan has the most robust, reliable, sustainable, and predictable energy efficiency industry in the nation.
As 2018 draws to a close, we highlight some of our work over the past twelve months in support of our member companies. For more details on these stories, click on the links below for each month to revisit that edition of the 2018 newsletter.
Image: Sonya Pouncy of MEECA member Energy Sciences conducting a recent training session on the new Michigan Energy Code.
On August 14th MEECA joined forces with Energy Sciences to offer a seminar on the new Michigan Energy Code and updated ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013. Behler-Young hosted the event at its Grand Rapids headquarters. Over 30 people came away with a better understanding of how to implement the current commercial code. A similar training event is being planned for Detroit this fall with the Michigan Energy Office sponsoring both sessions. Click this link to read more about this story.More
The MEECA Annual Golf Outing on July 18th attracted ninety-seven players to Hawk Hollow Championship Golf Course in Bath, MI—an increase of more than 25 percent over the inaugural event in 2017! Everyone enjoyed a fun-filled day of golf and networking. To see who won the team and individual competitions and view pictures from the event, click here. More
MEECA is pleased to co-host a training session on the updated state energy code and ASHRAE Standard 90.1 on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 in Grand Rapids. This training will be conducted by Energy Sciences at the headquarters of Behler-Young. Three AIA Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) are available.
Click here to view a brochure with more details about this opportunity. Space is limited, so register soon at the event website. MEECA members receive a discount.
MEECA’s 2nd Annual Golf Outing on Wednesday, July 18th is just around the corner. Last summer’s inaugural event attracted 76 golfers and was judged a huge success. With less than three weeks to go, nearly 100 people have already registered for this year’s outing. A limited number of foursomes and individual spots are still available for purchase. Follow this link for more details.More
MEECA Event Highlights The Whitney Restaurant’s Recent EE Makeover
Image: Jim Newman of Newman Consulting Group, LLC describes The Whitney’s recent EE renovation.
On May 10th MEECA hosted a reception at The Whitney, a National Historic Landmark on Woodward Avenue in downtown Detroit. Nearly forty people gathered to network with fellow energy efficiency professionals. They also learned about the 120-year-old building’s recent renovation featuring multiple energy-saving measures. Click here to read more about this successful MEECA program.
Special thanks to our sponsors for this event: Dustmen Electric LLC, Midwest Illumination, and Carter Mechanical!More