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Conference Website
The Energy Services Coalition's conference website is the one-stop shop for all aspects related to this summer's 6th Annual Market Transformation Conference. The conference is scheduled for August 9 - 11 in Henderson, Nevada...
Date Posted: 4/28/2017

Conference Hotel Update
The Green Valley Spa and Resort in Henderson, Nevada, is host to the 2017 Energy Services Coalition's 6th Annual Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled August 9 - 11...
Date Posted: 4/24/2017

Advancing Energy Efficiency in Public Spaces - ESC Market Transformation Conference 2017
Advancing Energy Efficiency in Public Spaces The 6th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Henderson, Nevada, features a unique gathering of energy industry experts and public sector thought-leaders...
Date Posted: 4/21/2017

6th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference - Update #1
The 6th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference is being held August 9 -- 11 at The Green Valley Spa and Resort in Henderson, Nevada.   This year's conference will showcase innovations, case studies, best practices and more in Guaranteed Energy Savings Performance Contracting and public building energy retrofits...
Date Posted: 4/17/2017

ESC April Newsletter
ESC in the Spotlight / Spotlight on Nevada / Spotlight on Kentucky / Spotlight on Delaware / Spotlight on Michigan / Spotlight on New York / Spotlight on Arkansas / Spotlight on Mississippi / Spotlight on Texas / Spotlight on Georgia / Spotlight on Florida / Spotlight on Kansas / Spotlight on Hawaii / Spotlight on Pennsylvania / Spotlight on North Carolina / Spotlight on Rhode Island / Spotlight on New Mexico / Spotlight on Massachusetts / The 2017 ESC Virtual Tradeshow is now open / Race to The Top
Date Posted: 4/5/2017

SAVE THE DATE: Market Transformation Through Leadership Conference
The 6th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference is being held August 9 - 11, 2017 at the Green Valley Ranch Spa and Resort in Henderson, Nevada.  This year's conference will showcase innovations, case studies, best practices and more in Energy Savings Performance Contracting and public building energy retrofits...
Date Posted: 3/27/2017

ESC February Newsletter
ESC in the Spotlight: SAVE THE DATE / Spotlight on the U.S. Government / Spotlight on Connecticut / Spotlight on Illinois / Spotlight on Virginia / Spotlight on New York / Spotlight on Kentucky / Spotlight on Pennsylvania / Spotlight on North Carolina / Spotlight on Massachusetts / Spotlight on Michigan / Spotlight on Maine / Race to The Top / Global Newsmaker
Date Posted: 2/22/2017

SAVE THE DATE: Market Transformation Through Leadership Conference
The 6th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference is being held August 9 - 11, 2017 at the Green Valley Ranch Spa and Resort in Henderson, Nevada.
Date Posted: 2/20/2017

The Energy Services Coalition 2016 Year in Review
. . . a look back at the NEWS from our members and ESC State Chapters / 17 members elected to ESC Board of Directors / The 2016 5th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference / SAVE THE DATE: Aug 10-11, 2017 The 6th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference / In the Spotlight: Energy Stewardship Champions / 2016 Champion: Delaware / 2016 Champion: Hawaii / 2016 Champion: Colorado / 2016 Champion: North Carolina / 2016 Champion: Kentucky / 2016 Champion: Massachusetts / 2016 Champion: Virginia / 2016 Champion: New Mexico / 2016 Champion: Ohio / 2016 Champion: Washington / Newsmaker: Hawaii / Newsmaker: Michigan / Newsmaker: Kansas / Newsmaker: Utah / Newsmaker: Kentucky / Newsmaker: Georgia / Newsmaker: Delaware / Newsmaker: ESC Network Grows / Newsmaker: Alabama / Newsmaker: West Virginia / Newsmaker: Tennessee / Newsmaker: South Carolina / Newsmaker: North Carolina / Newsmaker: Minnesota
Date Posted: 1/23/2017

ESC Utah Chapter 2016 Highlights
Utah's Shawna Cuan Presented 2016 ESC Public Sector Leadership Award / What Success Looks Like: Utah-Style
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Texas Chapter 2016 Highlights
What Success Looks Like: Texas-Style / Texas LoanSTAR Program
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Ohio Chapter 2016 Highlights
Ohio Awarded 2016 ESC Energy Stewardship Award / Breaking News: Governor vetoes voluntary clean energy goal / What Success Looks Like: Ohio Style...
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC North Carolina Chapter 2016 Highlights
North Carolina Awarded 2016 ESC Energy Stewardship Award / What Success Looks LIke: North Carolina-Style / ESC Chapter Workshop / North Carolina Recognized for $100 million GESPC Pledge
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC New York Chapter 2016 Highlights
Savings Exceed Guarantee / Recognizing Success / State's Largest GESPC
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC New Mexico Chapter 2016 Highlights
New Mexico Awarded 2016 ESC Energy Stewardship Award / New Mexico's Commitment to GESPC Recognized by US DOE / What Success Looks Like: New Mexico-Style
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Nevada Chapter 2016 Highlights
Nevada Nearly Doubles GESPC Investment in One Year / Upcoming Workshop in Planning Stage
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Minnesota Chapter 2016 Highlights
ESC Chapter Workshop focuses on Dept of Corrections / Minnesota Recognized for GESPC Pledge
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Michigan Chapter 2016 Highlights
Know Your Rights / Private Sector GESPC / Lt. Gov. Highlights Need for GESPC
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Massachusetts Chapter 2016 Highlights
Massachusetts Awarded 2016 ESC Energy Stewardship Award / Massachusetts Recognized for Commitment to GESPC by US DOE / What Success Looks Like: Massachusetts-Style . . .
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Kentucky Chapter 2016 Highlights
Kentucky Awarded 2016 ESC Energy Stewardship Award / Kentucky ESC Chapter Hosts GESPC Training Workshop / ESC Private Sector Leadership Award Presented to John Boyd / What Success Looks Like: Kentucky-Style / A Kentucky First ...
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Kansas Chapter 2016 Highlights
Kansas Legislative Hearing Raises Questions About State's Facility Conservation Improvement Program
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Georgia Chapter 2016 Highlights
What Success Looks Like: Georgia-Style / GESPC Guards Against Future Cash Crunch in Newton County
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Florida Chapter 2016 Highlights
What Success Looks Like: Florida-Style / Highlights of Annual Florida ESC Chapter Meeting
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Delaware Chapter 2016 Highlights
Delaware Awarded 2016 ESC Energy Stewardship Award / Delaware ESC sponsors 3rd Annual Energy Conference / Delaware's Guaranteed Energy Savings Agreement / 
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Colorado Chapter 2016 Highlights
Colorado Awarded 2016 ESC Energy Stewardship Award / Colorado Recognized for $125 million Pledge toward national $2 billion goal / Denver Partners on first-ever GESPC / Water and Wastewater Market Support / What Success Looks Like -- Colorado Style
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Arizona Chapter 2016 Highlights
What Success Looks Like Arizona-style
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Alabama Chapter 2016 Highlights
Alabama ESC Chapter Workshop Well-Attended in Prattville / DOE Recognizes Alabama's Commitment to GESPC / What Success Looks Like: Alabama-Style
Date Posted: 1/5/2017

ESC Final Fall Newsletter
ESC election results are final: 17 members elected to Board of Directors / The ESC Blog / ESC in the Spotlight / State Chapter Spotlight: Delaware / State Chapter Spotlight: Michigan / State Spotlight: Hawaii / Race to The Top  
Date Posted: 11/17/2016

ESC recognizes Michigan facilities for energy efficiency
LANSING, MI – In recognition of significant energy efficiency investment and demonstrated energy cost savings at facilities throughout the state, Energy Services Coalition – Michigan Chapter (ESC) announced today five recipients of the Leaders in Energy Efficiency award.
Date Posted: 11/16/2016

ESC News - September 21, 2016
The ESC 5th Annual Conference is in the books / In The ESC Spotlight / Federal Spotlight: US DOE / State Spotlight: Delaware / State Spotlight: Vermont / State Spotlight: Utah / State Spotlight: Colorado / State Spotlight: Connecticut / State Spotlight: Mississippi / State Spotlight: Michigan / Race to The Top / State Spotlight: West Virginia / State Spotlight: North Carolina / State Spotlight: Massachusetts / State Spotlight: Kentucky
Date Posted: 9/21/2016

ESC Conference Update #34: ESC Board of Directors to Host Annual Opening Night Reception
Make sure to join us at the conclusion of the  first day of the 5th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference in Louisville for the traditional ESC Board of Directors' Welcome Reception...
Date Posted: 8/22/2016

ESC Conference Update #33: New Speaker Added: Dr. Kathleen Hogan Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency at the US Department of Energy
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Kathleen Hogan to the conference agenda for the afternoon of August 23, at 5:10 pm...
Date Posted: 8/22/2016

ESC Conference Update #32: Kentucky ESC Chapter Host Reception
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference draws to an end with a reception hosted by the Kentucky ESC Chapter at the nearby Evan Williams Bourbon Experience.
Date Posted: 8/18/2016

ESC Conference Update #31: ESC Awards Ceremony
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference wraps up its conference the afternoon of August 24th with its annual awards ceremony. This year the ESC will be giving out a number of awards including its Leadership Award (Public and Private Sector), Race to the Top, and the Energy Stewardship Champion awards...
Date Posted: 8/17/2016

ESC Conference Update #30: ESPC Accelerator Panel
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference session part of the agenda concludes with the traditional informal Chapter/Roundtable discussion. The Chapter/State Roundtable session is a tradition and is moderated by our ESC State Liasion Team (Dale Hahs, Jim Ploger and Eddie Riddle)...
Date Posted: 8/16/2016

ESC Conference Update #29: ESPC Accelerator Panel
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference Day Two afternoon session includes the ESPC Accelerator Update Panel. The session starts at 1:30 pm on August 24. Alice Dasek, U...
Date Posted: 8/15/2016

ESC Conference Update #28: GESPC Program Oversight Panel
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference Day Two morning session concludes with the GESPC Program Oversight Panel. The session starts at 11:15 am on August 24. 
Date Posted: 8/14/2016

ESC Conference Update #27: Federal Government Showcase
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference second afternoon of sessions begins with the "Federal Government Showcase" at 1 pm.This session examines the efforts of the Federal Government with GESPC Projects and Programs...
Date Posted: 8/12/2016

ESC Conference Update #26: ESC Luncheon Keynote Speaker: Jeremy Heilman, Energy Focus
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference luncheon keynote presentation will be delivered by Jeremy Heilman, VP Research and Development, Energy Focus Group.
Date Posted: 8/11/2016

ESC Conference Update #25: GESPC Program Oversight Panel
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference Day Two morning session concludes with the GESPC Program Oversight Panel. The session starts at 11:15 am on August 24. 
Date Posted: 8/10/2016

ESC Conference Update #24: Government Affairs Panel
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference Day Two sessions continue after a morning break with the "Government Affairs" panel. The session starts at 10:30 am on August 24. 
Date Posted: 8/9/2016

ESC News - August 8, 2016
Louisville here we come / DOE Agreement - Year One / Board Elections / The Half Billion Club / State Spotlines: Delaware, Utah, Tennessee, North Carolina, Minnesota, Kentucky / Race to the Top
Date Posted: 8/8/2016

ESC Conference Update #23: Kentucky Showcase: What Success Looks Like
A tradition of the Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference is the "What Success Looks Like" session.  The Louisville conference will continue this tradition and feature three end-users that will share their experiences with implementing a Guaranteed Energy Savings Performance Contract...
Date Posted: 8/6/2016

ESC Conference Update #22: Emerging Technologies Session starts a full day of sessions on Day 2
Wednesday at the ESC is filled with a full-day of sessions.  Day 2 (August 24) of the Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville starts with the "Emerging Technologies" session.
Date Posted: 8/6/2016

ESC Conference Update #21: Welcome Reception concludes Day 1
The first day of the 5th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference in Louisville concludes with the traditional ESC Board of Directors' Welcome Reception. The August 23rd reception is designed as a special networking opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to maximize their conference experience...
Date Posted: 8/1/2016

ESC Conference Update #20: "Trailblazing Trends" session is the featured panel discussion on Day 1
The first panel discussion at the Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville will explore innovative trends in Guaranteed Energy Savings Performance Contracting.
Date Posted: 7/27/2016

ESC Conference Update #19: CONFERENCE OPENING KEYNOTE: Greg Collins, President, Energy Systems Group
Greg Collins will deliver the Opening Keynote at the Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville.  Mr. Collins presentation -- "Industry Impact and Future Outlook" will open the conference on the afternoon of August 23rd...
Date Posted: 7/25/2016

ESC Conference Update #18: ESC State Chapter Training Session kicks-off conference: 2 to 3:30 pm -- August 23, 2016
The Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville will kick-off the afternoon of August 23rd with a special training session for the ESC State Chapters.  The "ESC State Chapter Training" is one of two concurrent special training sessions that are being held prior to the conference Opening Keynote...
Date Posted: 7/18/2016

ESC Conference Update #17: Kentucky GESPC Trainings Session kicks-off conference: 2 to 3:30 pm -- August 23, 2016
The Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville will kick-off the afternoon of August 23rd with a special training session for local units of government.
Date Posted: 7/12/2016

ESC Conference Update #16: Updated Agenda Posted to Conference Website
The 2016 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference agenda has been updated and posed to the conference website. The updated agenda includes confirmed speakers and moderators for nearly all sessions.
Date Posted: 7/8/2016

ESC Conference Update #15: Hotel Deadline: August 2, 2016
The Galt House Hotel, in Louisville, Kentucky, is host to the 2016 Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled August 23 - 24. 
Date Posted: 6/27/2016

ESC Conference Early Bird Registration Closes Today!
Register to attend or sign up to sponsor the 2016 ESC Market Transformation Conference by June 17th and you will be automatically entered into a SPECIAL RAFFLE!  
Date Posted: 6/17/2016

ESC Conference Update #13: Calling all Sponsors and Attendees: TAKE THE LEAD and win!
Register to attend or sign up to sponsor the 2016 ESC Market Transformation Conference by June 17th and you will be automatically entered into a SPECIAL RAFFLE!  You could walk away with your own personalized Louisville Slugger baseball bat or special-edition ESC bottle of Kentucky bourbon!...
Date Posted: 6/13/2016

ESC Conference Update #12: Calling all Sponsors and Attendees: TAKE THE LEAD and win!
Register to attend or sign up to sponsor the 2016 ESC Market Transformation Conference by June 17th and you will be automatically entered into a SPECIAL RAFFLE!
Date Posted: 6/8/2016

ESC Conference Update #11: Calling all Sponsors and Attendees: TAKE THE LEAD and win!
Register to attend or sign up to sponsor the 2016 ESC Market Transformation Conference by June 17th and you will be automatically entered into a SPECIAL RAFFLE! You could walk away with your own personalized Louisville Slugger baseball bat or special edition ESC bottle of Kentucky bourbon! One prize for early attendee registration and one prize for early sponsor registration drawn at the kick-off networking break on August 23...
Date Posted: 6/4/2016

ESC Conference Update #10: Kentucky ESC Chapter to Host Closing Night Reception
This year the Kentucky ESC Chapter will host conference attendees with an evening reception at the nearby Evan Williams Bourbon Experience. The August 24th reception will bring to a close this year's conference.
Date Posted: 5/19/2016

ESC Conference Update #9: ESC Board of Directors to Host Annual Opening Night Reception
The first day of the 5th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conferencein Louisville concludes with the traditional ESC Board of Directors' Welcome Reception...
Date Posted: 5/17/2016

ESC News - May 13, 2016
Save the Date: August 23-24, 2016 for ESC Conference / ESC Spotlight / ESC in the News / State Spotlights: Alabama, Utah, Tennessee, South Carolina, Massachusetts, Nevada, Michigan, Minnesota, Kentucky / Massachusetts, Minnesota, Vermont, Kentucky, Colorado, Oregon
Date Posted: 5/13/2016

ESC Conference Update #8: New Training Session Announced
A new training opportunity has been added to the 5th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference lineup. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory will offer two 30-minute training sessions for eProject Builder, the free online tool from U...
Date Posted: 5/10/2016

ESC Conference Update #7: Market Transformation through Leadership
The Energy Savings Performance Contracting market exceeds $5 billion a year with 70 percent of this activity taking place in the state and local public building sector. The Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville will examine the multi-billion dollar GESPC market, initiatives, and technologies being developed to meet state energy objectives...
Date Posted: 4/29/2016

ESC Conference Update #6: Networking Opportunity
The Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference features a number of networking opportunities.  A special networking opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to maximize their conference experience will precede the official Welcoming Session and Conference Opening Keynote...
Date Posted: 4/25/2016

ESC Conference Update #5: New: GESPC Training Sessions
The Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville will kick-off the afternoon of August 23rd with two con-current special training sessions...
Date Posted: 4/20/2016

ESC News - April 15, 2016
Save the Date: August 23-24, 2016 for ESC Conference / ESC/DOE Cooperative Agreement / ESC presenting at DOE's Better Buildings Summit / State Spotlights: Alabama, Utah, Washington, Michigan, West Virginia, Kentucky / Race to the Top: Colorado and North Carolina / Project News: Ohio, Indiana, Tennessee, Alabama 
Date Posted: 4/15/2016

ESC Conference Update #4: Conference Website
The Energy Services Coalition's conference website is the one-stop shop for all aspects related to this summer's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference. The conference is scheduled for August 23 - 24 in Louisville, Kentucky...
Date Posted: 4/13/2016

ESC Conference Update #3: Conference Hotel Update
The Galt House Hotel, in Louisville, Kentucky, is host to the 2016 Energy Services Coalition's 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled August 23 - 24.
Date Posted: 4/11/2016

ESC Conference Update #2: Advancing Energy Efficiency in Public Spaces
The 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, features a unique gathering of energy industry experts and public sector thought-leaders. The conference will kick-off the afternoon of August 23rd with two training sessions followed by a special networking break...
Date Posted: 4/8/2016

ESC Conference Update #1: Save the Date
The 5th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference is being held August 23 - 24 at The Galt House in Louisville, Kentucky. This year's conference will showcase innovations, case studies, best practices and more in Energy Savings Performance Contracting and public building energy retrofits...
Date Posted: 3/20/2016

ESC News - March 10, 2016
Save the Date: August 23-24, 2016 for ESC Conference / ESC/DOE Cooperative Agreement / Op-Ed in Delaware newspapers / State Spotlights: Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, Utah, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Illinois, Virginia, & New Hampshire.
Date Posted: 3/10/2016

ESC News - February 11, 2016
Save The Date: August 23-24, 2016 / In The ESC Spotlight / State Spotlight: Alabama /State Spotlight: California / State Spotlight: Connecticut / State Spotlight: Colorado / State Spotlight: Florida / State Spotlight: Georgia / State Spotlight: Illinois / State Spotlight: Kansas / State Spotlight: Kentucky / State Spotlight: Mississippi / State Spotlight: New York / State Spotlight: Texas / State Spotlight: Virginia
Date Posted: 2/11/2016

ESC Virginia Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current Virginia Chapter Member / 2015 Virginia ESPC Newsmakers / DFS Project recognized for significant achievement in efficiency / Suffolk schools and city implementing contracts / Southampton Schools approves $9...
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Texas Chapter Year in Review 2015
What Success Looks Like / Current Texas Chapter Membership / 2015 Texas ESPC Newsmakers / Fort Worth ESPC Project Receives Excellence in Innovation Award / Performance Contracting Law Changes / Noteworthy Projects Implemented / SAVE THE DATE / We need your involvement
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Ohio Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current Ohio Chapter Membership / 2015 Ohio ESPC Newsmakers / Phase Two in Youngstown / Youngstown State enters $16 million ESPC / SAVE THE DATE / We need your involvement
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC New York Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current New York Chapter Membership / 2015 New York ESPC Newsmakers / Katonah-Lewisboro District to save on energy / ESPC reduces energy costs in Chittenango / Solar included in Warwick ESPC / Voters approve Argyle ESPC / 12-year ESPC Complete / 2009 ESPC continues to save / SAVE THE DATE
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC North Carolina Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current North Carolina Chapter Membership / 2015 North Carolina ESPC Newsmakers / College To Be 'Greener' Thanks to Energy Initiative / Pre-Qualified Vendors List / Robeson Community College IGA nearing completion / Commissioners support ESPC in Vance / Hoke schools adopt 21st Century energy efficiency solutions / North Carolina ESC Chapter Hosts the Nation at 4th Annual ESC Conference / (Re) Join Us /  SAVE THE DATE
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Minnesota Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current Minnesota Chapter Membership / 2015 Minnesota ESPC Newsmakers / Hutchinson's solar array powering up / GESPC pipeline targets savings goal of 20 percent by 2020 / CRET hires GESPC liaison to municipalities / SAVE THE DATE / We need your involvement
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Michigan Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current Michigan Chapter Membership / 2015 Michigan ESPC Newsmakers / Michigan ESC Chapter Award Winners / State implements PACE funding / Grand Rapids completes phase one construction for ESPC project / SAVE THE DATE
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Florida Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current Florida Chapter Membership / 2015 Florida ESPC Newsmakers / Zoo Doo Economics / Half-way point in Sarasota / Miami Airport one of largest ESPC projects ever in Florida / We need your involvement / SAVE THE DATE
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Delaware Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current Delaware Chapter Membership / Delaware ESPC in the News / Delaware Energy Efficiency Bond Issue / Delaware ESC sponsors 2nd annual Energy Conference / Dover's savings exceed projections / Christina schools are going green / (Re) Join Us / SAVE THE DATE
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Colorado Chapter Year in Review 2015
Current Colorado Chapter Membership / 2015 Colorado ESPC Newsmakers / Denver Enters into the City's First- Ever Energy Performance Contract / Woodland Park enjoys success in year one / Clear Creek audit points to substantial savings potential / University of Northern Colorado approves ESPC / (Re) Join Us / SAVE THE DATE
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC Arizona Chapter Year in Review
2015 Arizona ESPC Newsmakers / What Success Looks Like / Current Arizona Members / Energy contracts offer big savings, especially for schools / Arizona school district makes a dramatic advancement in water conservation / Save the Date
Date Posted: 1/4/2016

ESC News - December 9, 2015
ESC Chapter Purpose / Cooperative Agreement Update / In the Spotlight: Michigan ESC Chapter 5th Annual Rewards / In the Spotlight: ESC Case Study Database / Facility Retrofits for ENergy Efficiency / In the News: Virginia Success Stories / In the News: Arizona Success Stories 
Date Posted: 12/9/2015

ESC News - November 11, 2015
ESC Chapter websites and Facebook pages now live / Delaware ESC Energy Conference / Michigan Energy Leadership Awards / DOE Cooperative Agreement / Delaware Green light for ESPC Contracts / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency / Spotlight: Michigan Annual ESC Award Luncheon / ESC Case Study Database / Arizona Success Stories
Date Posted: 11/11/2015

ESC recognizes Michigan facilities for energy efficiency
In recognition of significant energy waste reduction investments and proven energy cost savings at facilities throughout the state, the Energy Service Coalition-Michigan Chapter announced today five recipients of the Leaders in Efficiency award.
Date Posted: 11/10/2015

ESC News - October 7, 2015
States Begin Weighing Responses to Clean Power Plan / Issues and Opportunities / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency (FREE) / Facilitating Public Sector Energy Savings Performance Contracting through Statewide Public-Private Partnerships / In the Spotlight: Delaware Energy Conference / In the Spotlight: Michigan's Annual ESC Award Luncheon / In the Spotlight: ESC Case Study Database / In the Spotlight: Alabama ESC Chapter / From The Wayback Machine
Date Posted: 10/9/2015

The chapter held a successful meeting in Las Vegas on September 9th, 2015
The chapter held a successful meeting in Las Vegas on September 9th, 2015 (see ESC Chapter Meeting Summary – September 9th)
Date Posted: 9/24/2015

ESC News - September 8, 2015
Conference Concludes in NC / 2015 ESC Award Winners / Facilitating Public Sector Energy Savings Performance Contracting through Statewide Public-Private Partnerships / 2015 Race to the Top / In the Spotlight: North Carolina's Outreach and Marketing for Small ESPC Projects / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency (FREE) / In the Spotlight: Nevada's Performance Contract Audit Assistance Program / In the Spotlight: Virginia's Executive Order 31 / In the Spotlight: Delaware ESC Chapter / In the Spotlight: Oklahoma ESC Chapter / From The Wayback Machine
Date Posted: 9/8/2015

Greetings from Charlotte - ESC Opening Night Reception
Photos from ESC Opening Night Reception.
Date Posted: 9/1/2015

Let's Get Down to Business
The ESC's 4th annual Market Transformation Conference offers invaluable networking with a multi-disciplinary assembly of NEARLY 200 private and public sector professionals all focused on expanding the energy-savings performance-contracting market...
Date Posted: 8/31/2015

Charlotte Here We Come
We are three days out from the start of the 4th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference. Over the past months our email blasts have outlined each session and event associated with this year's conference...
Date Posted: 8/28/2015

National Energy Efficiency Experts Descend on Charlotte
The Energy Services Coalition (ESC), a national private/public partnership, is holding its annual conference in Charlotte on September 1 and 2 at the downtown Westin Hotel. The ESC, celebrating its 20th anniversary, is supported by nearly 300 members nationwide. Thirty-eight of these members comprise the organization's very successful North Carolina ESC Chapter.
Date Posted: 8/27/2015

Race to the Top
The ESC Race to the Top Award will be the final piece of hardware awarded during the closing session at this year's conference. This award recognizes the State with most ESPC investment per capita...
Date Posted: 8/27/2015

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
The 4th Annual Market Transformation Conference concludes with the awarding of hardware. The ESC Champion Award is traditionally given to the volunteer who has given freely of their time and resources in helping the organization achieve success. And, the winner is . .
Date Posted: 8/26/2015

OPENING KEYNOTE: CHARLES McGINNIS
Charles McGinnis, Johnson Control's Senior Director for State Government and Higher Education Markets, will deliver this year's opening keynote titled "A Day In The Life of a Smart Building."
Date Posted: 8/26/2015

Charlotte Mayor to Welcome ESC Conference Attendees
Charlotte Mayor Dan Clodfelter will welcome conference attendees to the Queen City as part of the Conference's Official Welcome and Opening session on September 1. Prior to becoming Mayor in 2014, Mayor Clodfelter served as a member of the Charlotte City Council and the North Carolina Senate where he was the Co-Chair of the Senate Finance Committee and Vice Chair of the Judiciary One Committee.
Date Posted: 8/26/2015

News from the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy – Performance Contracting Programs
Performance Contracting for Operating Cost-Saving Measures / Projects Are Rolling Out in Nevada / Get Started on Your Project Now / Past Projects Demonstrate Success
Date Posted: 8/25/2015

Building on Success
The 4th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference Final Session (Building On Success) takes a close look at "real world" examples of things that go right, or wrong, through actual case studies of projects and lessons learned. The session's final presentation by the folks at Envision Charlotte closes out our presentations with a look at their efforts to build upon the success of energy and water projects undertaken in the Charlotte downtown area.
Date Posted: 8/22/2015

State Showcase
The 4th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference Day Two -- Session Three -- is our traditional State Showcase session. This session highlights Pilot Programs to increase ESPC activity in states...
Date Posted: 8/19/2015

Emerging Technologies in Energy
The 4th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference Day Two -- Second Session (Emerging Technologies in Energy) focuses on new advances in energy efficiency technologies and strategies.  
Date Posted: 8/17/2015

What Does A Successful ESPC Project Look Like?
Day Two of the 4th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference kicks-off with an interactive panel discussion that will explore the components that make up a successful ESPC project...
Date Posted: 8/14/2015

ESC News - August 7, 2015
ESC announced earlier this summer that it had finalized a three-year cooperative agreement with the US Department of Energy (DOE) for its "Facilitating Public Sector Energy Savings Performance Contracting through Statewide Public-Private Partnerships" program / See Ya'll in Charlotte / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency / Spotlight: Maryland's Energy performacne Contracting Program / Spotlight: Virginia's Executive Order 31 / Spotlight: Delaware ESC Chapter / Job Board
Date Posted: 8/7/2015

2015 Performance Contract Audit Assistance Program (PCAAP)
The Nevada Governor's Office of Energy is accepting applications for the program to accelerate Performance Contracting. Under this program, Eligible Nevada Government Entities (Counties, Cities, School Districts, State Colleges, State Universities, State of Nevada Agencies) that choose to enter into a Performance Contract for Operating Cost Savings Measures may request monetary assistance for a Financial-Grade Operational Audit...
Date Posted: 8/3/2015

Qualified ESCOs
The current list of qualified ESCOs is posted at: http://energy.nv.gov/Programs/Performance_Contracting_Programs/
Date Posted: 8/3/2015

ESCO Bidding Opportunities - RFQ: State of Nevada
PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION INVITATION FOR QUALIFIED SERVICE COMPANIES ESCOs may submit new or updated responses before November 13, 2015. A copy of this RFQ may be obtained by emailing wpatrick@admin...
Date Posted: 8/3/2015

Countdown to Charlotte: 28 Days
The final preparations are wrapping up for the 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina. 
Date Posted: 8/3/2015

Additional Room Nights Added to Hotel Room Block -- Deadline July 28
The ESC has added additional rooms to the hotel room block at the Westin Hotel, in Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina. The Westin is host to the 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference...
Date Posted: 7/27/2015

Hotel Room Block Deadline is July 22
The Westin Hotel, in Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina, is host to the 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled August 31 - September 2.
Date Posted: 7/20/2015

Conference Agenda Update: Speakers Announced
The 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference agenda has been updated and posted to the conference website. The updated agenda includes confirmed speakers and moderators for nearly all sessions.  
Date Posted: 7/17/2015

North Carolina ESC Chapter Host Reception Sponsored by Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Day One (Sept 1) of the 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference concludes with the host Chapter reception sponsored by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Date Posted: 7/15/2015

Hayes Framme to deliver Keynote to kickoff State Roundtable session
Hayes Framme, Chief Energy Efficiency Officer in  Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe's cabinet, will give the afternoon keynote as a lead-in to the State Roundtable session that concludes day one of the 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference...
Date Posted: 7/13/2015

ESC News - July 6, 2015
Facilitating Public Sector Energy Savings Performance Contracting through Statewide Public-Private Partnerships
Date Posted: 7/6/2015

Hotel Room Block Deadline is July 22
The Westin Hotel, in Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina, is host to the 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled August 31 September 2.
Date Posted: 7/6/2015

4th Annual ESC Conference: Luncheon Keynote
The Energy Services Coalition recently announced that Jason Bingham will be the luncheon keynote speaker at its 4th Annual Energy Market Transformation Conference on September 1. 
Date Posted: 6/29/2015

4th Annual ESC Conference Session: State Chapter Roundtable
The 4th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference will be the gathering place for most of the nation's public sector ESPC program managers.  We are expecting more than 20 State ESC chapters from throughout the Country to be in attendance and participate in the annual State Chapter Roundtable session that highlights ESPC activities taking place throughout the country...
Date Posted: 6/26/2015

4th Annual ESC Conference Session: Federal Showcase
The 4th Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference includes a panel focused on US Department of Energy program efforts. This session highlights several DOE led initiatives. The federal government pioneered the ESPC procurement model over 30 years ago. Over the years their efforts and experiences have flowed down to the state level and are major influences on the processes and approaches currently being used in states throughout the country.
Date Posted: 6/25/2015

4th Annual ESC Conference Session: Innovative ESPC Projects
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference will highlight four innovative case studies during the first session of the afternoon on September 1. The "Achieving Higher Savings through Innovative ESPC Projects" panelists will present ESPC projects in various parts of the country where innovative energy efficiency and distributed generation projects have proven to be smart investments for public sector building managers and budget officers looking for ways to reduce energy costs.
Date Posted: 6/20/2015

Call for Proposals fro 2016 Conference
The ESC is seeking a State Chapter to host the 2016 Market Transformation Conference. It is ESC tradition to allow interested state chapters to submit proposals for consideration as the next conference host location. The deadline to submit an application is July 31, 2015.
Date Posted: 6/18/2015

4th Annual ESC Conference Luncheon Keynote:
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference luncheon keynote speaker on September 1 is Jason Bingham. 
Date Posted: 6/13/2015

ESC News - June 5, 2015
The Energy Services Coalition (ESC) announced earlier this week that it had finalized a three-year cooperative agreement with the US Department of Energy (DOE) for its "Facilitating Public Sector Energy Savings Performance Contracting through Statewide Public-Private Partnerships" program...
Date Posted: 6/5/2015

ESC and US DOE Complete Performance Contracting Cooperative Agreement
Facilitating Public Sector Energy Savings Performance Contracting through Statewide Public-Private Partnerships. The Energy Services Coalition (ESC) announced today that it has finalized a three-year cooperative agreement with the US Department of Energy (DOE) for its "Facilitating Public Sector Energy Savings Performance Contracting through Statewide Public-Private Partnerships" program...
Date Posted: 6/4/2015

4th Annual ESC Conference Session #3: Getting customers to want to do projects
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference (Sept 1-2) includes a panel from our host ESC Chapter (North Carolina) that explores how the chapter members works together to educate end-use clients on the use of performance contracting as an option for building owners to acquire and finance building energy upgrades...
Date Posted: 5/30/2015

ESPC Meets Commercial PACE
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference (Sept 1-2) includes a forum that will explore how the Commercial  energy retrofit market is developing and the role of the ESCO and performance contracting in this space...
Date Posted: 5/26/2015

All Signs Point to Charlotte
The Westin Hotel, in Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina, is host to the 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled August 31 - September 2.
Date Posted: 5/21/2015

Market Transofrmation through Leadership
The Energy Savings Performance Contracting market exceeds $5 billion a year with 70 percent of this activity taking place in the state and local public building sector. The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference will kick-off with a session examining the multi-billion dollar ESPC market and the initiatives being developed or refined to meet state energy and environmental objectives...
Date Posted: 5/12/2015

North Carolina ESC State Chapter -- Will Host Reception
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference's first day of sessions concludes with a reception hosted by the North Carolina ESC State Chapter. 
Date Posted: 5/1/2015

Conference Welcome Reception
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference in Charlotte will kick-off the evening of August 31st with a Welcome Reception. The reception is designed as a special networking opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to maximize their conference experience...
Date Posted: 4/22/2015

Conference Web Site
The Energy Services Coalition conference website is the one-stop shop for all aspects related to this summer's 4th Annual Market Transformation Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina. The conference website is the destination pre-conference for a preview of the agenda, sessions, exhibitor's booths, sponsorship opportunities, hotel registration and more...
Date Posted: 4/20/2015

Conference Hotel Update - Conference Update #3
The Westin Hotel, in Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina, is host to the 2015 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled August 31 - September 2...
Date Posted: 4/17/2015

Advancing Energy Efficiency in Public Buildings - Conference Updated #2
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina, features a unique gathering of energy industry experts and public sector thought- leaders...
Date Posted: 4/13/2015

Market Transformation through Leadership
The 4th Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference is being held August 31 - September 2 at The Westin Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina -- next door to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Date Posted: 4/8/2015

ESC News - April 2, 2015
The really great thing about the Energy Services Coalition is that it is a completely volunteer organization. You have some 275 members from various backgrounds, organizations, education levels that come together to focus on a singular goal - encourage Energy Savings Performance Contracting for energy efficiency and building upgrades. All of us are active for different reasons - and that's okay because in this case, the end justifies the means!
Date Posted: 4/2/2015

Meet Us In Charlotte -- ESC Conference Update
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference is a unique gathering of energy industry experts, facility managers and public sector thought-leaders. The conference is dedicated to the exchange of technical expertise, bold strategies and provocative case studies-all aimed at accelerating building energy retrofits using energy savings performance contracting...
Date Posted: 3/30/2015

ESC Michigan Chapter to Host Value Session on PACE
The ESC Michigan Chapter will host "Value Session on PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy)" on April 16, 2015 in Marshall, MI.
Date Posted: 3/24/2015

ESC News - March 1, 2015
To define value is an exercise in futility. This isn't because you can't define value. It's because it means different things to different people. So before you begin a discussion about value, it makes sense to agree on what value is...
Date Posted: 3/2/2015

Announcing the 2015 Conference Hotel
ESC is pleased to announce that this year's conference will be held at the Westin Charlotte. A limited number of rooms are available for a special conference rate. Call 18668374148 to reserve your room before July 22, 2015...
Date Posted: 2/20/2015

2015 ESC Conference - Registration is Open
The ESC's commitment to Energy Savings Performance Contracting is unequalled among any energy or efficieny organization in the country. In addition to the efforts of our members and our network of 28 state chapters, the ESC is investing resources to make ESPC business as usual in every state in the country.
Date Posted: 2/4/2015

ESC News - February 1, 2015
President's Message /Updates from States
Date Posted: 2/1/2015

The Top 14 ESPC and Clean Energy Stories of 2014
A collection of 14 story highlights from 2014
Date Posted: 1/2/2015

ESC News - December 3, 2014
News Headlines and Updates from our Members and ESC Chapters
Date Posted: 12/3/2014

ESC Newsletter - November 2, 2014
ESC News, November 2, 2014 is ready for viewing.
Date Posted: 11/3/2014

ESPC Recipe for Success
The State Clean Energy Cookbook A Bi-Partisan Approach to Clean Energy George P. Shultz served as U.S. Secretary of State, Treasury and Labor under two GOP Presidents. Today, Shultz is co-chair of Stanford University's Hoover Institution task force on energy policy...
Date Posted: 9/19/2014

3rd Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference held in St. Paul, MN
What do the four seasons, a mighty river, energy industry leaders, and a successful conference have in common?  The 2014 Energy Services Coalition National Conference.  Held in beautiful St. Paul, July 29th and 30th along the Mighty Mississippi, national energy leaders came from across the country to share success, new ideas and identify growing trends...
Date Posted: 9/18/2014

The 2015 ESC Conference is coming to . . .
The 2014 ESC Market Transformation Conference Host Chapter is.... The North Caroline Chapter was selected by the ESC Board of Directors to host the 2015 ESC Market Transformation Conference in Charlotte.  Stay tuned for more details.
Date Posted: 9/3/2014

2014 ESC Award Winners
The ESC presented its annual "Race to the Top" and "Champion Award" at the conclusion of the 2014 ESC Market Transformation Conference in St. Paul.  This year's Race to the Top winner is Hawaii...
Date Posted: 8/25/2014

What Public Sector Partners Attended?
Nineteen ESC Public Sector Partners representing our network of State Chapters and State Energy Offices participated in the State Roundtable session at the 3rd Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference in St...
Date Posted: 8/18/2014

Did you catch the second day's sessions?
All presentations from both days of the 3rd Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference are now posted to the final agenda on the conference website.  In addition, the speaker bios are available by clicking here...
Date Posted: 8/8/2014

Did you catch the first day's sessions?
All presentations from both days of the conference are now posted to the final agenda on ESC Conference website.  In addition, the speaker bios are available by clicking here.  In the event you missed the conference -- below is a short recap of the Day One Sessions and Presentations...
Date Posted: 8/6/2014

Were You in St. Paul?
On-site registration opened on July 28 with over 140 attendees pre-registered.  Attendees came form more than 30 states.
Date Posted: 8/4/2014

Welcome to St. Paul
As conference attendees begin arriving in St. Paul for tonight's Welcome Reception, the Summer Issue of State and Local Energy Report also is making it debut. The ESPC issue is being unveiled at the conference.
Date Posted: 7/28/2014

Countdown to Conference: Three Days
The 3rd Annual ESC Market Transformation Conference's first day of sessions concludes with a reception hosted by the Minnesota ESC State Chapter. The 29th reception will be held on an authentic sternwheeler, the Jonathan Padelford, for a two-hour scenic cruise down the Mississippi River...
Date Posted: 7/25/2014

Countdown to Conference: Four Days
The ESC Market Transformation Conference has gained the reputation in just a few short years of being an unique gathering of energy experts, facility managers and public sector thought leaders. This year's conference builds on this reputation -- as things get started on July 29th with an Opening Keynote from Bob Dixon, Global Head of Efficiency & Sustainability, Siemens...
Date Posted: 7/24/2014

Countdown to Conference: Five Days
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference will kick-off Monday, July 28th with a special networking reception in the Expo Hall at the Crowne Plaza Riverfront Hotel -- St. Paul...
Date Posted: 7/23/2014

Countdown to Conference: Six Days
Conference registrations continue to come in through our on-line registration process.  Currently, we have attendees from 30 states registered to participate in this year's conference. Forty-seven percent of our attendees represent the public sector, including 18 state energy office or ESC State Chapters, seven Department of Energy/National Laboratories, and several non-profits...
Date Posted: 7/22/2014

Countdown to Conference: Seven Days
Time is running -- register today and get in on the action. If you are in position of managing, developing, implementing or marketing Energy Savings Performance Contracting programs, products or services, this conference is designed for you...
Date Posted: 7/21/2014

Keynote Speakers: Framing the Agenda
The Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference has gained the reputation in just a few short years of being an unique gathering of energy experts, facility managers and public sector thought leaders...
Date Posted: 7/18/2014

Tuesday Night Reception: Old Fashioned Cruise On The Mighty Mississippi
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference's first day of sessions concludes with a reception hosted by the Minnesota ESC State Chapter. The July 29th reception will be held on an authentic sternwheeler, the Jonathan Padelford, for a two-hour scenic cruise down the Mississippi River...
Date Posted: 7/16/2014

Want In On The Action?
We are the nation's only public-private partnership organization dedicated to accelerating the broader use and acceptance of Energy Savings Performance Contracting at the state and local level. If you are in a position of delivering the benefits of ESPC, this conference is designed for you.
Date Posted: 7/14/2014

** NEW ** State of Ohio MBR – House Bills 483 and 487 Language Items
Surety bond for energy conservation projects – creates a uniform surety bond to secure energy or water savings  promised in a performance contract that has to be issued within 30 days of the commencement of the first day of the  first energy or waters savings guarantee year; is for a term of one year, renewable up to three years; and the penal  sum of the surety bond is equal to the annual guaranteed savings amount of energy or water savings that is measured  and calculated in accordance with the measurement and verification plan included in the contract...
Date Posted: 7/10/2014

Welcome Reception the Evening of July 28 Gets Things Started
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference will kick-off Monday, July 28th with a special networking reception in the Expo Hall at the Crowne Plaza Riverfront - St. Paul. The reception is designed for exhibitors and attendees to maximize their conference experience...
Date Posted: 7/9/2014

Public and Private Sector Experts Presenting ESPC Solutions
The conference features a day-and-a-half of in-depth panel discussions and presentations. The first full-day of the conference provides policy and programmatic updates from both the state and federal side. The second day is devoted to innovative technologies, strategies and project case studies that have proven to be smart investments for public sector building managers and budget officers looking for ways to reduce energy costs. You will not want to miss this opportunity to hear the latest project, program and policy intel.
Date Posted: 7/7/2014

ESC Conference Update
The Energy Services Coalition's Market Transformation Conference is a unique gathering of energy industry experts, facility managers and public sector thought leaders. The conference is dedicated to the exchange of technical expertise, bold strategies and provocative case studies-all aimed at accelerating building energy retrofits using energy savings performance contracting.
Date Posted: 7/3/2014

Conference Hotel Room Block Extended to July 14
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference hotel cutoff date has been extended to July 14. The ESC has a limited number of sleeping rooms remaining at a special conference rate. Please contact the Crowne Plaza St. Paul - Riverfront Hotel at 651-292-1900 (reference "Energy Services Coalition" for the special block) right away to reserve your room - the room block expires July 14, 2014
Date Posted: 7/2/2014

ESC Newsletter - June 29, 2014
ESC News: Market Transformation through Leadership / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency (FREE) / State and Local Energy Report / Virtual Trade Show Update
Date Posted: 6/29/2014

Conference Hotel Room Block Expires July 1
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference  hotel cutoff date is nearing . . . The ESC has a limited number of sleeping rooms reserved at a special conference rate...
Date Posted: 6/26/2014

Innovative Projects/Case Studies Kick-off Afternoon Session
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference will highlight three innovative case studies during the first session of the afternoon on July 29th. The "Achieving Higher Savings through Innovative ESPC Projects" panelists will present ESPC projects in various parts of the country where innovative energy efficiency and distributed generation projects have proven to be smart investments for public sector building managers and budget officers looking for ways to reduce energy costs.
Date Posted: 6/20/2014

Delaware ESC Newsletter - June 2014
SAVE THE DATE! DE Energy Conference to be Held October 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. / DE ESC Presents to the House Energy Committee
Date Posted: 6/19/2014

ESC Market Transformation Conference Video
Join your fellow public and private sector professionals from across the nation for the 3nd Annual Energy Services Coalition Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota on July 29-30, 2014. The ESC will bring together our members and a wide-range of experts for a two-day event for peer exchange, interaction and education on creative solutions for infrastructure upgrades funded from energy savings.
Date Posted: 6/18/2014

US DOE To Provide Program Updates
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference includes two panels focused on US Department of Energy program efforts. First up is a session highlighting a new DOE led initiative with industry and stakeholders to update the standardized ESPC contract documents. In 2006, the Energy Services Coalition demonstrated the importance of standardized documents in contributing to the speed and scale of ESPC project implementation across the country.
Date Posted: 6/16/2014

Luncheon Keynote: Highlighting A Bright Path Forward -- 40 Answers to EPA Carbon Rules
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference luncheon keynote speaker on July 29 is Tom Plant, Vice President of State Policy for Advanced Energy Economy (AEE).
Date Posted: 6/11/2014

Session #3: Changing and Challenging Times in the Energy Business
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference (July 29-30) includes a forum that will explore the changes and challenges facing the electric utility industry with a focus on recent regulatory developments in Minnesota. This panel of experts will discuss the potential implications for utilities and customers brought on by declining load growth and the rapid rise of distributed energy resources.
Date Posted: 6/9/2014

ESC Newsletter - June 2, 2014
ESC News: Confernence Update / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency (FREE) / State Highlights
Date Posted: 6/2/2014

Panel #2: Government Affairs
The ESC Market Transformation Conference will once again feature a panel discussion and presentations that explore new energy policies and standards that impact ESPC and efficiency work throughout the country. The Government Affairs session is up second on the first day and includes presentations from Don Gilligan (National Association of Energy Services Companies), David Terry (National Association of State Energy Officials) andStacey Paradis (Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance).
Date Posted: 5/28/2014

Panel #1: Market Transformation Through Leadership
The first panel at the The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference will examine the state of the ESPC market including efforts to speed the move toward deeper public facility retrofits, new mechanisms to transform the private commercial buildings market, and the impacts the industry is having on job creation across the manufacturing supply-chain.
Date Posted: 5/21/2014

Bob Dixon to deliver Opening Keynote Address
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference will get underway July 29 in St. Paul, with a keynote address from Bob Dixon, Vice President, Industry Affairs for the America's region, at Siemens.
Date Posted: 5/16/2014

Market Transformation through Leadership
The Energy Savings Performance Contracting market exceeds $5 billion a year with 70 percent of this activity taking place in the state and local public building sector.
Date Posted: 5/12/2014

Nevada ESC Chapter News – New Co-Chair/Private Sector
William (Bill) Taylor is our newly elected Co-Chair/Private-Sector. Of our 18 chapter members, we had 16 votes – all unanimous.
Date Posted: 5/9/2014

ESC Newsletter - May 2, 2014
May 2014 - Market Transformation Through Leadership / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency / State and Local Energy Report Magazine / Virtual Trade Show / Events 
Date Posted: 5/2/2014

Competitive Sub-Committee Meeting
Friday, May 9th @ 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM Location:  Aileron - 8860 Wildcat Road, Dayton, Ohio 45371 To register for this meeting contact: Greg Smith, OESCo Private Sector Co-Chair 937-877-1919 (office) gsmith@energyoptusa...
Date Posted: 4/29/2014

Minnesota ESC State Chapter -- Host Reception 6 to 8 pm, July 29, 2014
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference's first day of sessions concludes with a reception hosted by the Minnesota ESC State Chapter.
Date Posted: 4/28/2014

OFCC Webinar: Top 10 Energy Conservation Measures
Catch the OFCC Webinar on May 7 at 10:00 to 11:00 EDT     Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www3...
Date Posted: 4/28/2014

Conference Welcome Reception 6 to 8 pm -- July 28, 2014
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference will kick-off the evening of July 28th with a Welcome Reception. The reception is designed as a special networking opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to maximize their conference experience. The reception will feature a display of the latest technologies and trends in energy efficiency products, strategies and services from more than 30 conference sponsors.
Date Posted: 4/14/2014

HB 487 Outlines Changes to Ohio's K12 Performance Contracting Law
[Excerpts courtesy GONGWER News Service] Jeff Westhoven, Chief of Facility and Program Services for the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission recenty testified in front of the House Education Committee...
Date Posted: 4/13/2014

May 2014 OESCo General Meeting
The next OESCo General Membership meeting will be May 21 from 10 AM to noon at OFCC, 30 West Spring Street, 4th floor, Columbus.  Please allow adequate time to go through security in the lobby of the building prior to the meeting...
Date Posted: 4/12/2014

Conference Website
The Energy Services Coalition conference website is the one-stop shop for all aspects related to this summer's 3rd Annual Market Transformation Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota. The conference website is the destination pre-conference for a preview of the agenda, sessions, exhibitor's booths, sponsorship opportunities, hotel registration and more.
Date Posted: 4/11/2014

ESC News - April 2, 2014
ESC Conference / Facility Retrofits for Energy Efficiency - Great Britain, Maryland, Texas, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, New York, Arizona, & Nevada
Date Posted: 4/7/2014

Conference Hotel Update
The St. Paul (MN) Crowne Plaza Hotel, overlooking the Mississippi River, is host to the 2014 Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference. This year's conference is scheduled July 29 and 30.
Date Posted: 4/7/2014

Market Transformation Through Leadership
This year's conference will showcase innovations, case studies, best practices and more in Energy Savings Performance Contracting and public building energy retrofits. More than 200 private industry professionals, government policy makers, public sector end-users and program managers are expected to attend this event.
Date Posted: 3/31/2014

Advancing Energy Efficiency in Public Buildings
The 3rd Annual Energy Services Coalition Market Transformation Conference features a unique gathering of energy industry experts and public sector thought leaders.
Date Posted: 3/30/2014

ESC Virtual Tradeshow Provides Conference Sponsors Year-Round Benefits
The Energy Services Coalition has launched a Virtual Trade Show in conjunction with its 3rd Annual Market Transformation Conference. The Virtual Tradeshow is an additional benefit for conference sponsors that will highlight their support of performance contracting.
Date Posted: 3/8/2014

ESC News

Date Posted: 3/3/2014

NC Promotes Small Performance Contacting
NC received a DOE grant to promote and develop small Performance Contracting.  The ESC chapter partnered with the Division of Environmental Assistance and Customer Service / Utility Savings Initiative (DEACS / USI), which is the old State Energy Office to put on our first of at least six training sessions across the state...
Date Posted: 3/3/2014

Energy experts recognize public building projects at MI Municipal League Offices in Lansing on November 7
LANSING – Energy efficiency experts from a wide range of organizations gathered at the Energy Services Coalition – Michigan Chapter’s Third Annual Awards Event on November 7 at the Michigan Municipal League offices in Lansing. Winners of the 2013 Economic Leaders in Energy Efficiency Awards invested nearly $24 million and are saving $1.5 million in energy costs per year for the life of the improvements.
Date Posted: 2/15/2014

Nevada ESC January Chapter Meeting Notes Now Online
Review who was there, what was discussed and what the action items are for the Chapter.
Date Posted: 2/11/2014

ESC News

Date Posted: 2/10/2014

The New Energy Services Coalition Website
The Energy Services Coalition Board of Directors is pleased to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website. Our new website is a blend of industry news, programmatic tools, ESPC case studies and more.
Date Posted: 1/31/2014

Hawaii's $17.4 Million ESPC Projects to Save $1 Million per Year
The State's Department of Accounting and General Services is commencing implementation of a $17.4 million ESPC that is expected to save more than a million dollars in the first year and lower operational costs by $28 million over the 20 year term...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

Kentucky News
Five years ago, Eastern Kentucky entered into an extensive $27 million ESPC, the largest such contract in state history at the time. This past fiscal year alone, EKU realized approximately $3...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

Montrose, CO Reports a Savings of 22%
The City of Montrose is reporting that it has reduced energy costs at nine large facilities by 22 percent ($90,000) since 2008 through energy savings performance contracting.   
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

Tolland, CT has Launched a $10 Million 20-Year ESPC
Tolland has launched a $10 million 20-year ESPC that is expected to save the city nearly $600,000 a year in utility and operating expenses across multiple municipal buildings and four public schools...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

Work has Started on Indiana's Kokomo Housing Authority ESPC Project
Work has started on an ESPC project for over 500 housing units operated by Kokomo Housing Authority. The savings in energy consumption from facility upgrades pay for the nearly $3.4 million dollar project over the term of the contract...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

North Carolina News
Appalachian State University has entered into a phase II $16.3 million comprehensive energy savings performance contract. Energy savings measures will be implemented in 28 buildings that encompasses over 1...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

South Carolina Moving Ahead with ESPC
The South Carolina Energy Office is planning an informational meeting for January to discuss ESPC in the State. Horry County has approved entering a 15-year energy savings performance contract which will save the county more than $573,000 annually...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

FEMP has expanded the ESPC ENABLE
FEMP has expanded the ESPC ENABLE program to include two new energy conservation measures: solar photovoltaic and simple one-for-one HVAC system replacement.   
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

First Georgia EPC Project
The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority announced that the Georgia Department of Corrections had implemented energy and water conservation measures at Phillips State Prison in Buford...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

A new ESC Chapter was launched in Nevada during November
Co-Chairs are Sue Stephens (Public Sector) and Mike Kempa (Private Sector). The new Chapter is in the process of planning workshops for 2014. Preliminary plans call for a January 15 workshop in Reno, a February 6th workshop in Las Vegas and a March 18 workshop in Winnemucca...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

Minnesota's ESC Chapter hosted a Guaranteed Energy Saving
Program Educational Workshop on Nov. 6 in Mankato. Nearly 80 people and exhibitors participated. Minnesota ESC Chapter will host the 2014 ESC Market Transformation Conference to be held July 28-30 in St...
Date Posted: 1/9/2014

ESC News - The Best of 2013 -- The Year in Review

Date Posted: 1/3/2014

ESC News - November Rewind

Date Posted: 12/4/2013

ESC Membership votes to approve by-law amendment
More that 30 percent of the ESC membership voted on an amendment to the ESC by-laws.  The final tally was 100 votes in favor of adoption and 4 votes against the proposed change.  Under the change the Board now has more flexibility to work directly with Chapters in the event of a leadership vacuum to elect new officers or to hold other votes of the Chapter membership as directed by the Board...
Date Posted: 11/13/2013

ESC's Efforts in Connecticut Pay Dividends
ESC's Efforts in Connecticut Pay Dividends In 2012 the State of Connecticut was one of several states that the ESC worked with to develop and implement a new ESPC program based on the ESC's Best Practices and resources.
Date Posted: 9/27/2013

ESC Special Alert - LBNL Releases Report

Date Posted: 9/26/2013

ESC News - Conference Wrap-up

Date Posted: 8/29/2013

ESC News - Thank You Conference Sponsors

Date Posted: 8/29/2013

Industry and Government Leaders attend March OESCO Meeting
More than forty industry and government leaders gathered in Columbus on March 13 to discuss the OESCo chapter start-up and chart the direction of the organization for the remainder of the year.
Date Posted: 4/12/2014