DOER Commissioner, City of Lowell and Ameresco to Celebrate Completion of Major Energy Efficiency Project

Published Date: 
Tue, 07/10/2012

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Media Contacts:
For City of Lowell – Donna McIntosh, (978) 970-4000; DMcIntosh@lowellma.gov
For Ameresco – CarolAnn Hibbard, (508) 661-2264; news@ameresco.com


DOER Commissioner, City of Lowell and Ameresco to Celebrate
Completion of Major Energy Efficiency Project


WHAT:    

The City of Lowell and local leaders will join Ameresco executives for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to recognize the completion of a $21.1 million energy savings performance contract.  Massachusetts DOER Commissioner Mark Sylvia will be joined by Lowell Mayor Patrick O. Murphy and City Manager Bernard F. Lynch as well as Massachusetts state officials, members of the Lowell City Council, and Ameresco executives.  Through its partnership with Ameresco, the City of Lowell was able to upgrade an aging infrastructure in 47 municipal buildings, city schools and public gathering venues.  With all upgrades completed, Lowell is expected to save over $1.5 million in energy costs annually.


WHO:      Speakers and Invited Guests Include:

  • Mark Sylvia, Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER)
  • Massachusetts State Senator Eileen Donoghue
  • Massachusetts State Representative Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
  • Massachusetts State Representative David M. Nangle
  • Mayor Patrick O. Murphy, City of Lowell
  • Bernard F. Lynch, City Manager, City of Lowell
  • Jean M. Franco, Superintendent of Schools, Lowell Public Schools
  • Lowell City Council Members
  • William J. Cunningham, Senior Vice President, Ameresco

  • WHEN:   

    Wednesday, July 18, 2012
    10:00 am


    WHERE:   

    Lowell City Hall
    375 Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA 01852


    About Ameresco, Inc.
    Founded in 2000, Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC) is a leading independent provider of comprehensive services, energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, and renewable energy solutions for facilities throughout North America. Ameresco’s services include upgrades to a facility’s energy infrastructure and the development, construction and operation of renewable energy plants.  Ameresco has successfully completed energy saving, environmentally responsible projects with federal, state and local governments, healthcare and educational institutions, housing authorities, and commercial and industrial customers.  With its corporate headquarters in Framingham, MA, Ameresco provides local expertise through its 62 offices in 34 states and five Canadian provinces. Ameresco has more than 900 employees. For more information, visit www.ameresco.com.

     

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