The Inspiring Efficiency Education Award will be presented to the organization that has increased knowledge of and action on energy efficiency amongst policy makers, stakeholders and customers through a local campaign or strategy.
The Inspiring Efficiency Impact Award will be presented to the organization that has made a significant and measurable impact through a program, campaign or strategy to reduce energy consumption (or resulted in a quantifiable positive impact on health, emissions reductions, energy burden or other societal impact) based on their target market.
The Inspiring Efficiency Innovation Award will be presented to the nominee that has developed and implemented a successful new and innovative program, campaign or strategy or has implemented a program in a new and innovative way.
The Inspiring Efficiency Leadership Award will be presented to the organization or individual who has served as a strong leader in support of energy efficiency in their city, state, region, company or community.
The Inspiring Efficiency Marketing Award will be presented to the nominee that has engaged in or supported a successful marketing campaign or strategy to increase the adoption or market penetration of energy efficient products and/or altered public behaviors/ practices in the Midwest.
The MEEA Chairman's Award will be presented to the organization or individual who has provided exemplary leadership and support to MEEA throughout the organization's history. Candidates for this award must be MEEA members and are selected by the Board Chair and Executive Director. Applications are not accepted for this category.