ACEEE announced four Champions of Energy Efficiency in Buildings on Tuesday, August 14th, at its Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Presented to outstanding leaders involved with the buildings sector, the awards recognize leadership and accomplishment in the energy efficiency field. Winners were selected based on demonstrated excellence in program implementation, leadership, research and development, energy policy, and private sector initiatives.
Left-to-right: Peter Rumsey, Integral Group, accepting for Eng Lock Lee, Trane Singapore; Josh Brock, Sempra Utilities; Randall Higa, So. Calif. Edison; Pat Eilert, PG&E; Jeff Harris, NW Energy Efficiency Alliance; Martha Brook, Calif. Energy Commission; Deborah Estes, Sen. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Staff.
Left-to-right:Steven Nadel, ACEEE; Allen Stayman, Sen. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources staff; Sen. Jeff Bingaman, Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources; Carl Blumstein, ACEEE Board Chair; Deborah Estes, Sen. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources staff.
ACEEE presented special 30th Anniversary awards on December 7, 2010 to individuals and organizations who have made outstanding contributions to the field of energy efficiency. ACEEE’s year-long activities celebrating its 30th anniversary as an organization culminated in two days of conferences focusing on policy and analysis: Energy Efficiency -- Advancing Our Economy, Environment, and Security.
The 2008 Champion of Energy Efficiency Awards were presented at the 2008 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.
The 2006 Champion of Energy Efficiency Awards were presented at the 2006 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.
ACEEE periodically recognizes the leaders in our field through awards. The Champion of Energy Efficiency Awards have been given biennially at our Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Due to growing interest, we are expanding the "Champions Awards" to include industrial categories, beginning with the 2003 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry. ACEEE also periodically recognizes special achievement in key areas, such as our recent awards for the nation's top energy efficiency programs profiled in America's Best: Profiles of America's Leading Energy Efficiency Program.