2017 Energy Summit & Award Ceremony

The 2017 Energy Summit celebrated the 2016 Michigan Battle of the Buildings ‘biggest losers’ and welcomed the new 2017 competitors. The full day event brought leading building owners & operators from across the state in a peer to peer learning platform. Guests learned how Michigan companies are successfully reducing their energy costs while maintaining occupant comfort & increasing productivity.  The days topics included; different approaches by corporations, small business, non-profit, governmental & educational institutions, and how some are financing projects with no capital and an immediate ROI (Return on Investment).

Keynote Speakers:
Brett Moss  discussed the country’s first Net Zero Energy Plus training facility in Los Angeles and explored how the approach can work in Michigan.
Valerie Brader  spoke on the new State of Michigan energy policy and the impact on Michigan’s Energy Future.
Consumers Energy  introduced the new increased incentive amounts for 2017.

Read speaker bio’s here!

Download the printable Agenda here!

2017 Summit Speakers

  • General Motors
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • JW Marriott/Amway Grand Hotel
  • DeVos Place/ Van Andel Arena
  • Muskegon County
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Meadowlark Design + Build
  • Net Zero Plus Electrical Training Institute
  • Consumers Energy
  • DTE Energy
  • Michigan Saves
  • University of Michigan
  • Michigan Agency for Energy

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