How to Gain Global Recognition for Energy Management (Webinar) - 02.11.2017


Join this webinar to learn about the Energy Management Leadership Awards, a prestigious awards program from the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM). This program honors leading organizations using ISO 50001-certified energy management systems to achieve organizational, national, and global climate goals.

2 November 2017,

  • 08:00 am Washigton, D.C., USA
  • 01:00 pm Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 08:00 pm Beijing, China

Featured speaker, New Gold’s Andrew Cooper, Energy Specialist at New Afton Mine (2016 winner of the CEM Award of Excellence in Energy Management) will share his experiences and tips for preparing a case study. Award coordinators, Tracy Evans and Nany Gonzalez, will provide details about the award program.

The submission deadline for Energy Management Leadership Award entries is 24 January 2018.


Short Bio:
Aristeidis Tsakiris is a Mechanical Engineer with a MSc in Sustainable Energy from DTU (Technical University of Denmark). Aristeidis started his career at a small consultancy company focused on energy efficient projects in the Balkans and Baltic areas. Now he is working as a Programme Officer at Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency (C2E2) trying to accelerate energy efficiency policies to emerging and developing economies. His main areas of expertise are: Energy savings in the building sector, Energy Efficiency in the transport sector, Development of Energy Efficiency Knowledge Management Systems.
Short Bio:
Tracy Evans is a Program Director in the Science and Technologies Division at Energetics Incorporated. She provides strategic, communications, and project management support to the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advance Manufacturing Office for Superior Energy Performance and the Office of International Affairs as Secretariat for the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) Energy Management Working Group (EMWG). She focuses on program development addressing energy management, industrial energy efficiency, corporate sustainability and environmental conservation. Tracy holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Maryland and served as volunteer in the U.S. Peace Corps in Guatemala.
Short Bio:
Nancy Gonzalez is an Energy Analyst in the Science and Technology Division at Energetics Incorporated. She provides program design, implementation and project management support to various clients, including the U.S. Department of Energy. She has more than seven years of experience in strategic planning, research, communications and analysis of energy and environmental issues. Her work primarily focuses on energy management across the commercial and industrial sectors, federal energy policy and climate change. She is a graduate of Boston University with a B.A. in Environmental Science and an M.A. in Energy and Environmental Analysis.
Short Bio:
Andrew Cooper is an Energy Specialist at New Gold’s New Afton Mine in BC, Canada. His past experiences include Engineering Manager, Electrical Engineer, Consulting Engineer and Maintenance Planning & Controls Manager. In September 2015, at the World Energy Engineering Congress, Andrew was honoured to receive AEE’s International Award as Energy Manager of the Year. He is passionate about minimizing waste, maximizing efficiency and optimizing the use of the resources available to us. He spearheaded the implementation of ISO 50001 at New Gold’s New Afton Mine. As a result, New Afton became the first mine in North America to achieve ISO 50001 certification. Andrew is a Professional Engineer (P.Eng / Pr. Eng), a Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and a Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP).