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 Energy Innovators Award Gala – Nov 12th October 28th, 2014

    Join Michigan EIBC for their second annual Michigan Energy Innovators Gala on Wednesday, November 12 at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing. Individual tickets and table sponsorships are available here. Now in its second year, Michigan EIBC’s Energy Innovators Gala honors Michigan energy companies and individuals who have demonstrated their commitment to Michigan’s advanced energy… Read more »

  • 5 Lakes Welcomes Cam! October 15th, 2014

    Cam Brown is a consultant for 5 Lakes Energy. Before joining the 5 Lakes team, Cam worked as the environmental affairs coordinator for the California Wine Institute and the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance. He has consulted for the Climate Action Campaign and the Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council as an industry specialist on sustainability,… Read more »

  • Michigan Energy Futures II September 21st, 2014

    Did you miss the Michigan Energy Futures II conference on September 9th at UM? You can watch the recordings of the day here: http://erb.umich.edu/blog/2014/08/11/sept-9-michigan-energy-futures-conference-ii/?utm_source=Erb+Institute&utm_campaign=c14de96b39-Michigan_Energy_Futures_Thank_You_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b9168ce5f1-c14de96b39-266960661  http://rossmedia.bus.umich.edu/rossmedia/Play/80aa6814a0ad46bb9e9cfb43eb26f76a1d

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/