Archive for December 14th, 2011

Metrus Provides Testimony to CA Select Committee

December 14th, 2011

TITLE: Metrus asked to provide testimony to CA Senate Select Committee on Energy Efficiency
DATE: 12/07/11
LINK: (click here to open link in new window)
SUMMARY: Metrus Energy was asked to provide testimony for a California Senate Select Committee on how to grow the market for energy efficiency. The senate committee hearing, entitled ‘Accelerating and Expanding Commercial Energy Efficiency Retrofit Activity in California’ was convened by California Senator Kevin de León in Los Angeles on December 7, 2011. An agenda of the topics covered and speaker that provided testimony is attached to this posting.

Metrus Featured in San Francisco Chronicle

December 14th, 2011

TITLE: Bay Area Firms Aid Obama’s Energy Retrofit Plan
SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle
DATE: 12/06/11
LINK: http://articles.sfgate.com/2011-12-06/business/30480964_1_energy-efficiency-metrus-energy-buildings-more-energy
SUMMARY: The San Francisco Chronicle featured Metrus Energy, Inc. in an article on the Better Buildings Challenge, as one of the prominent Bay Area firms to be an integral part of President Obama’s initiative to reduce building energy consumption 20% by 2020.  As part of the challenge, Metrus has increased its commitment from $50 million to $75 million in projects that it intends to fund within the next 12-18 months.