As the Midwest’s key resource and champion for energy efficiency, MEEA helps to educate and advise a diverse set of stakeholders on new and meaningful ways to pursue an energy-efficient agenda that’s both achievable and cost-effective. Through partnerships, programs and a dynamic annual conference, we curate a forward-thinking conversation to realize the economic and environmental benefits of energy efficiency.
We have more than 160 organizational members representing utilities, energy-efficiency related businesses, consumer advocates, government agencies and more.
Becoming a MEEA member aligns you with industry leaders to support energy efficiency and a staff of experts to educate you on the most pressing energy efficiency issues. See our snapshot of member benefits.
Top 5 Reasons to Join MEEA
1. Unparalleled Networking
MEEA is the hub connecting innovators, business leaders and decision makers in the Midwest energy efficiency community. The number one thing members say they value about MEEA is the relationships and business opportunities we’ve facilitated. We at MEEA organize the region’s largest energy efficiency conference, where members enjoy reduced registration and exhibitor rates.
2. A Policy Advocate in Your Corner
MEEA is the Midwest’s principal proponent, information source and networking forum for energy efficiency policy, working with a diverse set of stakeholders on new and meaningful ways to pursue an energy-efficient agenda that is both achievable and cost-effective. We educate and advise decision-makers on the economic and environmental benefits of energy efficiency. Since MEEA began advocating for EE, annual regional investment has jumped from $269 million to more than $1.8 billion. We stay above partisan politics to advance energy efficient policies that help businesses, communities and future generations.
3. Increased Visibility
Be seen as a member of the region’s premier energy efficiency organization. MEEA membership demonstrates your organization’s commitment to economic and environmental stewardship while increasing visibility among your peers.
4. Our Team of Experts
Whether you want to learn about the latest technologies, program innovations or policy proposals, there’s no better way to keep your finger on the pulse of the industry than through MEEA membership. Collaborate in working groups, attend member-only webinars with technical experts and more.
5. Member-Only Pricing and Discounts
Your membership is an investment in the energy efficiency industry with tangible returns. Members enjoy reduced registration prices and a 20% discount on sponsorship for the Midwest Energy Solutions Conference, the region’s largest energy conference. You’ll enjoy reduced contracting rates, discounts on your membership renewal and free or discounted prices on other events all year round.