Beloit College Powerhouse Honored for Energy Efficiency

Beloit College Powerhouse Honored for Energy Efficiency

By AUSTIN MONTGOMERY

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers, left, presents Beloit College President Scott Bierman with a state energy efficiency award during a ceremony on Wednesday commemorating the Beloit College Powerhouse redevelopment project.

From left: Alliant Energy Senior Vice President David de Leon, Wisconsin Public Service Commission Chairperson Rebecca Valcq and Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers listen to Beloit College President Scott Bierman describe aspects of the Powerhouse redevelopment project during a tour on Wednesday in Beloit.

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BELOIT — The Beloit College Powerhouse redevelopment project was recognized with a statewide energy efficiency award presented by Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Wednesday.

Evers was joined by Wisconsin Public Service Commission Chairperson Rebecca Valcq, Beloit College President Scott Bierman and Alliant Energy Senior Vice President David de Leon as the powerhouse was awarded a “2021 Energy Efficiency Excellence” award from Focus on Energy, a state initiative centered on establishing energy efficient programs across Wisconsin.

“The folks here at Beloit College early on understood that a focus on sustainability would not only improve the bottom line for the college, but also for the economy, community and the environment,” Evers said.

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