Case Studies

FWCS - Energy Efficiency Project

FWCS - Energy Efficiency Project

Fort Wayne Community Schools (FWCS) have utilized Indiana Michigan Power’s (I&M) Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Programs to improve the energy usage and classroom environment throughout their 61 facilities....Read More >>

Beacon Children’s Hospital

Beacon Children’s Hospital

By working with the Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Program, Beacon Children’s Hospital was able to receive approximately $162,000 in incentives for the installation of their energy efficient lighting and cooling systems....Read More >>

Kay Manufacturing

Kay Manufacturing

Kay Manufacturing earned a $50,000 rebate check for implementing Smart LED technology and other lighting improvements to reduce energy use at its Shoreham, MI plant. The lighting upgrades will save more than 631,000 kilowatt hours of electricity every year. That’s enough to power 80 homes for a full year. Brian Pelke, president, said, “… we’re... Read more »

Sunset Tool, Inc.

Sunset Tool, Inc.

(Pictured L to R: Chad Jones-EE LED Supply, Jason Whitman-I&M, Marty Mason-Sunset Tool, Mark Schreiber-Sunset Tool, Tim Ives-Sunset Tool, Bob Bournique-I&M, 
Rachel Smith-Lockheed Martin, Gentry Phillips-I&M)   Indiana Michigan Power, an operating unit of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), on Thursday presented a check for $18,561.07 to Sunset Tool, Inc. in Bridgman for its participation... Read more »

YMCA

YMCA

  Indiana Michigan Power presented the YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne with a check for $20,303.04 on Tuesday for energy efficiency measures at the new Jackson R. Lehman Family YMCA. The incentive check is based on a total savings of 338,384 kilowatt-hours of energy usage anticipated annually at the new facility. The energy savings comes... Read more »

Parkview Hospital Randallia

Parkview Hospital Randallia

Maurice Bowe, Energy Efficiency Consumer Program Coordinator, presents Parkview Hospital officials with their rebate check.   I&M presented Parkview Hospital Randallia leaders with a check for $29,000 as part of an incentive program for the energy-saving upgrades made to the campus in 2016. In 2016, approximately 80 percent of Parkview Hospital Randallia's energy efficiency improvements... Read more »

Mullinix Packages

Mullinix Packages

Project Details The I&M Program approved RCxL Service Provider performed a weeklong study of the manufacturer’s compressed air system. The study found that air leaks and timer based drains caused significant artificial demand and excessive wasted air. Based on these findings, it was clear that Mullinix would greatly benefit from upgrading their compressed air system.... Read more »

Glenbrook Mall – HVAC Chiller and VFD Upgrade

Glenbrook Mall – HVAC Chiller and VFD Upgrade

Glenbrook Square, Indiana’s second largest enclosed shopping mall, is home to more than 150 retailers and hosts millions of shoppers every year. The mall owner, General Growth Properties (GGP), recognizes the importance of energy conservation and its associated benefits. That’s why in 2012 GGP took action by implementing an HVAC and VFD upgrade. A new... Read more »

Coastal Partners – Lighting Retrofit

Coastal Partners – Lighting Retrofit

The Ft. Wayne-based commerce center Coastal Partners is managing its energy consumption with lighting efficiency improvements throughout its facility. With assistance from Havel Brothers, Coastal Partners retrofit existing lighting fixtures with nearly 1,000 T5 high bay lights, an upgrade anticipated to cut power costs in half. Recognizing yet another saving opportunity, Coastal Partners installed occupancy... Read more »

Millennium - Lighting Retrofit

Millennium - Lighting Retrofit

Millennium Industries earned a rebate check of more than $38,000 thanks to lighting improvements that will reduce energy use at its 150,000-square-foot facility located in Ligonier. Kendall Electric, a local electrical distributor, spearheaded the project.  Millennium upgraded to high-efficiency T5 lighting fixtures and installed occupancy sensors.  The company anticipates saving enough on energy costs in... Read more »

City of South Bend – Parking Garage Lighting Upgrade

City of South Bend – Parking Garage Lighting Upgrade

City of South Bend earned a rebate check of more than $30,000 through energy efficiency achieved in three downtown parking garages. In the Main and Colfax Streets Garage, the Leighton Garage, and the Wayne Street Garage, the city’s Energy Office has installed new lighting fixtures, replacing numerous lights with new light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs. “The... Read more »