5 Lakes Energy

5 Lakes Energy is a Michigan-based policy consulting firm offering services in clean energy and the environment to the public and private sector. We provide the strategic pathways that enable and accelerate adoption of clean energy technologies and sustainable practices.

  • MI Sustainable Wines: Energy Audit Webinar December 17th, 2014

    Welcome to an overview of the Michigan Sustainability Feasibility Project and Energy Audit. Please learn more from Cam Brown of 5 Lakes Energy and Mike Powers of Keen Technical Solutions by watching the video below. If you are a winery in Michigan interested in an energy audit or have questions, please complete the survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Misustainablewine… Read more »

  • Energy Establishment Stupendously, Spectacularly, Chronically, Woefully, Comically Wrong on Energy Trends December 10th, 2014

    5 Lakes Energy’s own principal and co-founder Skip Pruss was featured on Peter Sinclair’s Climate Denial Crock of the Week. Watch here!    

  • 5 Lakes Energy Announces New Principal Jamie Scripps November 24th, 2014

      5 Lakes Energy LLC is pleased to announce that Jamie Scripps has been promoted from Senior Consultant to Principal. In her new role, Scripps joins Stanley “Skip” Pruss, Liesl Eichler Clark, and Douglas Jester in their leadership of the policy consulting firm, which specializes in providing the strategic pathways that enable and accelerate adoption of clean energy technologies and sustainable practices…. Read more »

What people are saying about 5 Lakes...

5 Lakes' principals bring a unique blend of policy and political expertise and experience to the table to promote clean energy businesses. Their approach – as well as their passion and dedication – helps provide  their clients with the access, relationships, collaborations and  promotional support they need to succeed. Sterling Corporation has worked as a partner with 5 Lakes on a number of initiatives over the last few years, helping to build bi-partisan solutions to some of our thorniest contemporary energy issues.
Mark Pischea Partner, Sterling Corporation http://www.sterlingcorporation.com/

5 Lakes Energy has played a critical role in the creation and growth of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council. With unmatched energy policy expertise and powerful connections in the state and national energy industry, the 5 Lakes team has assisted in crafting our input to Governor Snyder's energy policy recommendations, helped execute events to connect industry leaders with policymakers and assisted in growing our membership of advanced energy companies. We couldn't ask for better partners and allies in growing the advanced energy industry in Michigan than 5 Lakes Energy.

Dan Scripps President, Mi-Energy Innovation Business Council http://mieibc.org/
The 5 Lakes team has been very supportive of the Michigan Energy Efficiency Contractors Association (MEECA) as we work to advocate for the advancement of Michigan’s energy efficiency industry.  Their expertise in energy policy and specifically Michigan energy policy is unmatched.
Brindley Byrd Executive Director, Michigan Energy Efficiency Contractors Association (MEECA) http://www.meeca.info/