Contest encouraged new approaches to today’s supermarket challenges
April 25, 2016
University of Dayton students designed “supermarkets of the future” as part of the E-Week Innovation Challenge sponsored by Emerson during the university’s Engineers Week. The contest encouraged participants to deliver innovative ideas that demonstrate new approaches to today’s supermarket challenges.
To meet the standard, projects must use whole building energy simulation
March 7, 2016
Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES) announced that its IES Virtual Environment (IESVE) software has been officially approved for compliance with the state of Minnesota’s Sustainable Building 2030 (SB 2030) Energy Standard.
Company has expanded into a full service design firm
February 15, 2016
QA Graphics has announced its 10th year of business serving the building automation industry, providing HVAC graphic development services, system graphics, floor plan graphics, and energy dashboards to help organizations educate occupants about building performance and sustainability.
Haley Mechanical, an HVAC services provider focusing on heating, air conditioning, geothermal, plumbing, and more in Ann Arbor and surrounding areas of southeast Michigan, announced it has received the Angie's List Super Service Award for 2015.
Mechanical contractor receives $24 million contract
January 4, 2016
At the recommendation of Olympia Development of Michigan, the Downtown Development Authority approved nearly $52 million in new contracts for work on the new Detroit Events Center. As part of the latest contracts awarded, MSL/Limbach JV received a $24 million contract for mechanical and plumbing work.
Efficiency programs have helped Michigan households and businesses save over $855 million since 2009
December 21, 2015
A manufacturer from Cadillac, Michigan; a Jackson County, Michigan, public school district; and a Kalamazoo, Michigan, greenhouse were among business customers Consumers Energy honored for successfully using energy efficiency to reduce their energy use and lower bills.
Waste Water Treatment Plant project centered on improving air controls and HVAC efficiency
December 7, 2015
The city of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Waste Water Treatment Plant has completed the first phase of an energy efficiency program with OpTerra Energy Services. The program is aligned with the city’s sustainability goals and is expected to save $2.2 million in energy costs over the next 15 years.
In 2014, Roundy’s became first grocery store in Wisconsin to utilize a transcritical CO2 refrigeration system
November 16, 2015
Roundy’s Inc., a leading grocer in the Midwest, announced that it is joining the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) GreenChill program, a partnership between the EPA and food retailers to reduce emissions and decrease their impact on the ozone layer and climate change.
The company’s services include advanced heating and cooling systems, combined heat and power, and more
October 12, 2015
GEM Energy, part of the Rudolph Libbe Group, announced that Bill Alexander has been named president of the company. Alexander has more than 25 years of experience in energy services, most recently with Siemens, Honeywell, FirstEnergy, and Johnson Controls.