Pew “Clean Economy Rising” Event This Week

Michigan’s success in developing its clean energy economy stems from state policy, a skilled workforce, manufacturing expertise, and global access from Great Lakes port cities.  This Thursday join Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council, 5 Lakes Energy and The Pew Charitiable Trusts for a discussion on new research on Michigan’’s growing clean energy economy.

WHEN: Thursday, October 23, 2014 10 a.m. –to 11 a.m.

WHERE: Van Andel Arena, Main Entrance Hall, 130 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI

Hon. George Heartwell, mayor, City of Grand Rapids
Rick Chapla, vice president for business development, The Right Place
Jim Monterusso, general manager, Veolia Energy
Richard Vander Veen, president, Mackinaw Power
Scott Bohr, sales manager, Burke E. Porter Machinery
Tom Swanson, manager, The Pew Charitable Trusts

After the conclusion of the panelists’ discussion there will be a site visit at Veolia Energy’s District Energy Plant.  RSVP to Jamie Scripps at info@5lakesenergy.com or 517.897.4649