2018 Press Releases

Energy Innovators—WECC and Seventhwave—Join Forces to Create Slipstream

MADISON, Wis. (November 13, 2018) - WECC and Seventhwave, two mission driven nonprofits that have led energy efficiency innovation for close to four decades, will become one organization on January 1, 2019. The new organization, Slipstream, will specialize in innovation around deep energy efficiency and clean energy, accelerating market transformation with a focus on underserved markets, and energy financing solutions for utilities and their residential and commercial customers. Read more

WECC Launches Supply Chain Sustainability Tracking System

MADISON, Wis. (September 11, 2018) - Following its mission, to champion and deliver innovative energy initiatives that produce enduring economic and environmental benefits for all, WECC developed a tool to support the tracking of sustainability efforts for businesses and their supply chain. WECC’s Sustainability Tracking System (STS) provides a customizable solution to assist businesses with sustainability planning and reporting. Read more.

WECC Welcomes New EVP of Finance Warren Laube 

MADISON, Wis. (August 1, 2018) – WECC is excited welcome Warren Laube as Executive Vice President of Finance Products and Services. Laube brings more than 20 years of banking experience to Energy Finance Solutions, the Financial Services Division of WECC. Read more. 

WECC Celebrates PACE Wisconsin's Role In Funding Millions In Energy Efficiency Upgrades

MADISON, Wis. (February 19, 2018) – WECC is excited to see the potential of PACE Wisconsin come to fruition as financing is approved to fund energy efficiency upgrades for two hotel revitalization projects in the state. Both the Hotel Indigo (Madison) and Hotel Retlaw (Fond du Lac) redevelopment projects will incorporate significant energy savings improvements. Read more.