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ACEEE’s 2013 Champions Of Energy Efficiency In Industry Awards

Written by Heidi Schwartz. Posted in Energy, FacilityBlog, Featured Post, Topics

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Published on August 20, 2013 with No Comments

Left-to-right: Ethan Rogers, ACEEE; Jennifer Eskil, Bonneville Power Administration; Rick Marsh, Industrial Energy Efficiency Network; Paul Scheihing, US Department of Energy; Joe Almaguer, The Dow Chemical Company; and R. Neil Elliot, ACEEE.

Left-to-right: Ethan Rogers, ACEEE; Jennifer Eskil, Bonneville Power Administration; Rick Marsh, Industrial Energy Efficiency Network; Paul Scheihing, US Department of Energy; Joe Almaguer, The Dow Chemical Company; and R. Neil Elliot, ACEEE.

Posted by Heidi Schwartz

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) presented four Champion of Energy Efficiency Awards at its Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry. The awards recognize leadership and accomplishment in the energy efficiency field. Winners are selected based on demonstrated excellence in program implementation, research and development, energy policy, or private sector initiatives.

The winners for 2013 are:

  • Paul Scheihing, technology manager at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office, for leadership in implementation of industrial energy efficiency, and a career of advocating for energy efficiency within government and industry.
  • Rick Marsh, director at the Industrial Energy Efficiency Network, for leadership in industrial energy efficiency in the Southeast, and serving as a mentor to other industrial energy efficiency professionals around the country.
  • Joe Almaguer, global energy efficiency & conservation leader at The Dow Chemical Company, for a career of implementing industrial energy efficiency at The Dow Chemical Company, and providing leadership on industrial energy efficiency policies globally.
  • Bonneville Power Administration’s Energy Smart Industrial Program and Jennifer Eskil, industrial sector lead, for the development and delivery of an exemplary industrial energy efficiency program on an aggressive schedule with impressive results.

The winners were nominated by their peers and selected by a committee of ACEEE’s Board of Directors from an impressive group of over 75 nominations. Selection criteria were based on each nominee’s impact, innovation, and leadership in the energy efficiency field.

This year’s Champions Awards were presented at the 2013 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry in Niagara Falls, NY. These champions join a select group of individual who have been recognized for their leadership by ACEEE.

About Heidi Schwartz

Heidi Schwartz

Schwartz joined Group C Media in April 1989 as managing editor of Today's Facility Manager (TFM) magazine (formerly Business Interiors) where she was subsequently promoted to editor/co-publisher of the monthly trade magazine for facility management professionals. In September 2012, she took over the newly created position of internet director for TFM's parent company, Group C Media, where she is charged with developing content and creating online strategies for TFM and its sister publication, Business Facilities. Schwartz can be reached at schwartz@groupc.com.

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