Opportunities and Challenges for a Sustainable Energy Future

At 5 Lakes Energy, we are committed to helping Michigan chart a clean energy journey that takes advantage of Michigan’s inherent strengths.  Those strengths include an exceptional workforce, highly developed research university system, expansive community colleges, beautiful natural resources, advanced manufacturing expertise,  engineering know-how, and others.  Deploying more renewable energy here is critical to maintain…

REC Aggregation

5 Lakes Energy is working with the Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association (GLREA) to explore possibilities for aggregating small scale renewable RECs.  If you are an installer in Michigan or someone interested in combining your RECs into another sale in order to capture economies of scale, feel free to reach out to 5LE’s Lauren Knapp…

“Innovation Through Collaboration”: June 11 @ the Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center

WHAT Join Michigan’s advanced energy innovators, entrepreneurs, manufacturers and more for the second quarterly meeting of the Energy Innovation Business Council. This day-long event will focus on ways that Michigan companies, national labs and universities can collaborate and use those collaborations to drive innovation, secure funding and grow opportunities. The agenda for the day includes:…

Beyond the Light Bulb: Energy Efficiency Products and Services Made in Michigan

Join Michigan’s energy efficiency innovators, entrepreneurs, manufacturers and more in a lunchtime dialogue about how energy efficiency manufacturing is driving economic growth and creating jobs right here in Michigan. Learn more about Michigan companies manufacturing in the different segments of the energy efficiency market including sealants and caulking, building structures and control systems. Highlights include:…

Welcome, Jamie!!

5 Lakes is so happy to be working with Jamie Scripps again!  Please check out her bio! Jamie Scripps is a Senior Consultant with 5 Lakes Energy. Prior to joining 5 Lakes Energy, Jamie served as Assistant Deputy Director for the Michigan Department of Energy, Labor and Economic Growth. A graduate of the University of Michigan…

JOIN US FEB. 8 FOR THE LAUNCH OF THE ENERGY INNOVATION BUSINESS COUNCIL

WHAT A panel forum announcing the formation of the Energy Innovation Business Council, a new trade group focused on growing Michigan’s advanced energy industry. Leaders will also announce the findings of a landmark economic impact study on Michigan’s advanced energy manufacturing sector. WHEN & WHERE Wednesday, February 8 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Michigan State…