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The “Biggest Loser:” Michigan Multifamily Building Upgraded by Elevate Energy and Partners Wins 2015 MI Battle of the Buildings

April 29, 2016

A 15 year-old affordable housing development in downtown Ionia, Michigan won the 2015 Michigan Battle of the Buildings energy saving competition for apartments.  Building upgrades and subsequent systems optimization to the 39-unit complex were completed in April 2015. Through March 2016, these upgrades have cut gas usage by 10.8% and electric usage by 14.5%, saving more [...]

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Tips for Going Green at Work: Keep it Simple, Make it Cheap, and Have Some Fun

April 22, 2016

This special Earth Day blog post is guest written by Ms. Meagan Marie Kadlec, Senior Program Support Associate at Elevate Energy and the driving force behind Elevate’s soon-to-be-famous cloth napkin challenge. It’s not easy being green. Oh wait, it kind of is. Sometimes I dream of owning a pre-war three-flat brownstone with solar panels and a [...]

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