About Us

Advancing Energy Solutions Since 1980

Based in forward-thinking Madison, Wisconsin, WECC is a national leader in the design and implementation of innovative energy efficiency and renewable energy programs. WECC partners with utilities, local and state governments, regulatory agencies, and other organizations to provide cost-effective solutions that help both consumers and businesses save energy and money. Founded in 1980, with nearly 35 years of experience pioneering energy efficiency, WECC is an established and trusted trailblazer in the industry.

Though our foundation was built as a small grassroots organization focused on weatherizing homes of income-qualified residents, WECC has evolved to master and specialize in a wide range of energy products and services.

Our Impact on the Industry Over the Years

WECC has the knowledge, people, and resources to ensure your objectives are achieved in a fiscally and environmentally responsible manner. Our team of industry experts will handle all of your needs—including program design, administration, implementation, trade ally recruitment, building science education and oversight, marketing and outreach, and more. We boast an impeccable record of transforming markets, meeting and exceeding goals on time and within budget, and leading manufacturers, retailers, builders, and contractors to grow their businesses and expand the market for energy-efficient goods and services.

Quick Facts

  • Employees: 125
  • Revenue: $43 million (FY2016)
  • Clients: Doing business in 13 U.S. states
  • Expertise: WECC is an integrator, designer, and implementer of programs that help clients and their customers overcome barriers to achieving energy and economic savings.
  • Office locations: Wisconsin, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, and New Mexico

The WECC Difference

Operational excellence. WECC’s programs generate immediate, verifiable, and cost-effective energy savings. Our impressive record of delivering the results clients demand—often meeting or exceeding goals ahead of time, within the constraints of the budget—distinguishes WECC as a true leader in the industry. View our annual reports to recap some of our greatest successes over the years.

Nationally recognized. We have won more than 50 awards for our energy saving programs, including the ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award, Homes Leadership in Housing awards, and more. Our in-house marketing team has also been recognized by the American Advertising Federation, MARCOM, Public Relations Society of America, and more. Take a look at some of our brightest moments by checking out our Newsroom.

Mission-driven. As a nonprofit committed to conserving our natural resources, WECC’s passion and purpose are our first priority. Led by a group of thought leaders and a volunteer Board of Directors, you can rest easy knowing WECC has you and your customers’ best interests in mind. We don’t stop there—learn how we extend our efforts beyond the office to improve the energy efficiency brand of our schools, communities, and more.

WECC Mission