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MREA: PV System Design

Monday, May 15, 2017 to Sunday, July 9, 2017

This eight-week online course by MREA teaches the basic step-by-step process of designing a utility-interactive residential or small commercial PV System. Participants learn about selecting equipment, system sizing, layout planning, array siting, and other design considerations. 

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ENERGYSTAR Webinar: Tips for Hosting Your Own Energy Competition: Lessons Learned from BOOTCAMP Success Stories

Thursday, May 11, 2017

During EPA's National Building Competition, organizations across the country saved energy, water, and money by tapping into their building occupants' competitive spirits. After seven successful years, this competition model has proven to be effective, and now EPA invites you and your organization to host your own energy battle! First, we will take a tour of the set of resources EPA has developed to help partners run their own energy competitions, including a comprehensive competition guide and a variety of activity kits.

M-WERC Webinar: Energy Storage Policy Developments at FERC and MISO

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

This webinar will provide M-WERC Members and Partners with an update on current FERC dockets addressing various policy issues related to energy storage, including participation in ISO/RTO capacity, energy and ancillary service markets and utilization of energy storage in organized markets as transmission assets. 
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ENERGY STAR Webinar: Rolling Out Waste Tracking Across Your Portfolio

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Take full advantage of the waste tracking feature in Portfolio Manager by rolling it out across your entire portfolio. Hear from commercial real estate companies how they embedded waste tracking at all their properties and the insights they gained by analyzing their portfolio.


Clean Energy Trust (CET) Challenge

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Clean Energy Trust (CET) invests in the entrepreneurs leading the clean technology revolution from the Midwest. The CET Challenge is designed to provide high-potential startups invaluable seed capital and unparalleled coaching and mentorship to help them commercialize their innovations.  This event brings together venture capitalists, industry executives, civic leaders, the media and public to watch startups pitch their businesses and hear keynote addresses by prominent thought leaders.

ENERGY STAR Webcast: Ask the Expert

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 to Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Every Wednesday at 11am ENERGY STAR holds a live webinar for users to ask questions to EPA Portfolio Manager experts. This is a public forum style webinar with a question and answer format.

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Sustainability Summit and Exposition, Building a Sustainable Future - Making it Work

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 to Thursday, May 4, 2017

The 14th Annual Sustainability Summit & Exposition will highlight economic trends and business opportunities in energy, water, infrastructure, transportation and workforce development. The goal of the summit is to raise awareness of the opportunities propelled by the new economic wave of sustainability systems and practices – for investment, development, education and employment. Network with exhibitors, attendees, and experts in a wide range of renewable energy technologies.
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Seventhwave: Industrial LED Project: What You Need to Know Now

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 to Thursday, April 27, 2017

9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Seventhwave’s industrial LED projects course will address industrial lighting solutions and applications for LED technology. It will: describe how LED technology is evaluated, discuss key factors to consider when making a lighting decision and pertinent questions to ask providers, and clarify LED performance claims.

Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield, Brookfield, WI
Holiday Inn Appleton, Appleton, WI

ENERGY STAR Webcast Series: Portfolio Manager 101, 201, 301

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 to Thursday, April 20, 2017

US EPA's ENERGY STAR program will be hosting a series of Portfolio Manager webcasts.  The series consists of three separate webinars each held on a separate date and more advanced than the previous one.


Lawrence Berkley National Lab Webinar: Introduction to Wholesale and Retail Demand Response with a Focus on Measurement and Verification

Thursday, April 13, 2017

This webinar featured experts in the field of Demand Response (DR) describing DR programs in wholesale and retail markets. Speakers presented examples of measurement and verification approaches, which could aid in assessing value from DR pricing, as M&V is critical to assessing the success of DR.  

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