« Previous Oct 2016Next »Digital Edition Archives About iBi A Clean Energy Revolutionby Jason HawksworthHawk Energy Solutions, LLCIncentives, benefits, considerations and opportunities in the solar energy marketplaceRead more » Investments in Innovation Jan Wright, Publisher, iBi It used to be there were some things we didn’t have to make a decision about. When Lives May Depend on Cat Power by Henry Vicary Caterpillar Inc. This partnership is just one example of how we’re all helping to power the Peoria area together. From the Windy Plains to the Windy City by Kevin Borgia Wind on the Wires Illinois is a national leader in the wind power industry. Bundling Energy Efficiency with Solar by Kiersten Sheets and Don Howerter, Ruyle Mechanical Services Photo by Kelli Drake, DRAKEphoto Pairing energy efficiency with a solar PV project can bring a host of benefits to any business. Processing Biomass for Fuel by Liz Scoville Chip Energy is putting the finishing touches on a facility to process wood waste into renewable energy. So Fresh, So Clean The CPP in Limbo by Mitch M. Gilfillan Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & Cerulo An ambitious plan and its current state of legal limbo… Pathways from Innovation to Execution by Merle Rocke EcoThermics Corporation Timing is a critical variable on the path from innovation to production and implementation. E3: Economy, Energy, Environment by Amy Fitzgerald IMEC Reduce the costs associated with your waste stream. Modernizing the Grid by Daetta Jones Ameren Illinois Recent smart-grid enhancements have resulted in a 17-percent improvement in reliability. Balance Your Building with Big Data by Erik Fehl Environmental Control Solutions, Inc. Use system data and building automation technologies to help achieve the perfect balance. Energy Savings on Demand by Liz Scoville Intellihot continues to grow after taking root in central Illinois. Reducing the Costs (and Myths) of Renewable Energy by Steve Smith Farnsworth Group, Inc. Any business or organization that owns and operates buildings has a great opportunity to realize savings. Home Energy Audits Going Beyond Energy Efficiency by Todd Abercrombie EverGreen Home Energy Consultants Use building science to provide solutions to comfort, efficiency, health and safety. The Balancing Act by Deloitte MarketPoint LLC A look at oil market supply, demand and development over the next five years Region It’s All About CommunityMayor Jim Ardis - City of Peoria Developing a New Generation of Bipartisan LeadersBrad McMillan, Institute for Principled Leadership in Public Service Finance Leaving a Loving LegacyCathy Butler - Morgan Stanley What Do Low Oil Prices Mean for Investors? Fran McKay, Edward Jones Workplace New Illinois Statutes Affect Employersby Michael R. Lied Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC Solving the IT Skills Gap Epidemicby Stephen Brooks Use Standards for Improvementby Jimmy L. Smith Why is Leadership So Simply Complicated?by Phil Brandt AAIM Employers’ Association Healthcare Delivering Behavioral Healthcare DifferentlyDebbie Simon, UnityPoint Health Innovators for Life by Denise Molina-Weiger OSF HealthCare More... A Lesson From the Campaign TrailGood Leaders Need to Be Great Storytellersby Dr. Mario Moussa and Dr. Derek Newberry The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania Website Marketing in an Ever-Changing Digital Environmentby Greg Wilson POGO Marketing Creating a New Wildlife Refuge by Eric Shangraw PDC/AREA Disposal One-Up Growth at Peoria Charter Peoria Charter Coach was founded in 1941 when Walter Winkler traded in the family car and received a loan from his sister to buy a new bus.