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Nominate an Energy Hero for the 2016 Inspiring Efficiency Awards

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Is your organization doing innovative or impactful work to advance energy efficiency in the Midwest? Is there a leader or project that goes above and beyond to make the community more energy efficient?  Let’s give them the kudos they deserve!

MEEA is now accepting applications for the 12th Annual Inspiring Efficiency Awards.

The Inspiring Efficiency Awards recognize programs, organizations and individuals who deliver groundbreaking achievements in energy efficiency in five categories: Education, ImpactInnovationLeadership and Marketing.

The awards will be presented at a dinner and gala on Thursday, February 25th at the Chicago Hilton during the 2016 Midwest Energy Solutions Conference.

Past winners include industry and community leaders like Nicor Gas, Focus on Energy, AEP Ohio, the Illinois Public Housing Authority and more. Check out last year’s winners for inspiration.

Applicants don’t need to be MEEA members or headquartered in the Midwest to be considered, but you must demonstrate your project’s impact in one of the 13 states MEEA serves.

How to Nominate

Visit the IEA website, select an award and fill out the application form. The deadline for nominations is September 18, 2015.

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