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Western Chapter Meeting

09/13/2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Welcome back for an exciting new year of MSPE!  Our first meeting will be held on Sept. 13, 2017 at a new location:

Fifth Third Ballpark (West Michigan Whitecaps), 4500 West River Drive, Comstock Park, MI in The Pepsi Stadium Club. Enter at Gate C. 

 Please RSVP by Sept. 6 at 4:00 to scalesc@progressiveae.com , please put MSPE in the subject line.

Program

Commercial and Industrial-Scale Solar Power in Michigan, Jarett Diamond, Vice President of Business Development (Specialty Markets), Renovo Energy, LLC Recent years have seen a growing trend of large building operators who have turned to solar power to help meet their facility’s energy needs. This presentation will explore how commercial and industrial-scale solar plants reduce energy costs in Michigan, as well as the following topics: – Fundamentals of Solar Power Technology and Architecture – Economic and Regulatory Drivers – Project Financing Options – Project Pre-Screening (“Is solar power right for me?”) Jarett Diamond has worked in the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector since 2012, and has been with Renovo Energy full-time since Januyary 2017. Jarett’s past work has focused on solar power and sustainability in Michigan craft breweries, including Arbor Brewing, Short’s Brewing, Dark Horse Brewery, and Brewery Vivant. He holds a MSE in Mechanical Engineering and MSE in Sustainable Systems, both from the University of Michigan.

Date/Time: Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 11:45 AM – 1:15 PM Lunch buffet of Chicken salad or turkey on croissants, choice of soup, potato chips, cookies and Pepsi fountain beverages: $20 per person, $10 for students (cash or credit at the door)

New Location: Fifth Third Ballpark (West Michigan Whitecaps), 4500 West River Drive, Comstock Park, MI in The Pepsi Stadium Club. Enter at Gate C. 616.784.4131 RSVP: Please RSVP to Cheryl Scales, PE via e-mail at scalesc@progressiveae.com by 4:00 P.M. on Wednesday, September 6

Details

Date:
09/13/2017
Time:
11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Organizer

Cheryl Scales, PE
Phone:
616-361-2664
Email:
scales@progressiveae.com

Venue

Fifth Third Ballpark
4500 West River Drive
Comstock Park, MI 49321 United States
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