Pictured from left to right: Paul Van de Sand, senior program lead, Focus on Energy; Pradeep Rohatgi, professor, UWM; Gale Klappa, chairman and CEO, We Energies (’72 Mass Communications); Mark Mone, chancellor, UWM; Emmanuel Wornyoh, assistant professor, UWM; Chris Yingchun Yuan, associate professor, UWM; Jean Opitz, development director, UWM.

Pictured from left to right: Paul Van de Sand, senior program lead, Focus on Energy; Pradeep Rohatgi, professor, UWM; Gale Klappa, chairman and CEO, We Energies (’72 Mass Communications); Mark Mone, chancellor, UWM; Emmanuel Wornyoh, assistant professor, UWM; Chris Yingchun Yuan, associate professor, UWM; Jean Opitz, development director, UWM.

The College of Engineering & Applied Science’s
Industrial Assessment Center Names We Energies IAC Partner of the Year

Gale Klappa, Chairman and CEO of We Energies accepted a Partner of the Year Award for We Energy’s role in referring Wisconsin manufacturers for Industrial Assessment Center energy audits, saving manufacturers millions of dollars and reducing use of the energy grid. The four-year-old Center is funded by a grant from the Federal Department of Energy and has surfaced $6.5 million in energy savings.