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Malachi at MES
Tanner Davies |
Each year hundreds of people work their way through the Building Operator Certification (BOC) training.
Meeting work, typing on laptop
Staff |
Our curious readers might be itching to know if MEEA is at the forefront of the distributional equity analysis (DEA) implementation effort, so I’m happy to share that we are participating in a DEA case study taking place in Illinois!
US capitol
Clara Stein |
5-months remain for local governments to apply for EECBG formula awards  
Minnesota capitol
Staff |
During its 2024 session, the Minnesota legislature made a significant stride in enhancing energy efficiency standards for newly constructed residential buildings (three stories or less).
multifamily homes
Staff |
We’re seeing a lot of positive movement across the energy landscape, especially regarding electric and gas utilities. There’s a lot of available funding and new policies being proposed and passed, highlighting energy efficiency as a major goal across the country.
residential homes
Emma Hurbanis |
On April 25th, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced they had completed the review and approval process of an updated energy efficiency code for federally funded housing projects.
Construction site stock photo
John Gossman |
Off-site construction can decrease project time by 50% (Page 3) due to industrialization of the building components and the ability to complete site work, such as laying the foundation, concurrently.
Iowa
Arlinda Bajrami |
Origins of the Iowa Utility Policy Charrettes During the 2023 legislative session, Republican Iowa State Representative Lundgren raised concerns regarding Iowa’s ratemaking procedures, which had not been reviewed since 2004 despite significant changes made by the state legislature to uti
Row of Houses
Zoya Ehsan |
The energy efficiency industry represents a wide umbrella of sectors including utilities, academia, community-based organizations, state and local governments, implementers, program designers, manufacturers and many more.