The demand for greener and sustainable buildings continues to grow. According to the Worldwatch Institute, a respected research firm focused on sustainability, in the USA, “wind, solar, and geothermal energy are all on the rise. At least 17,000 megawatts of these three energy sources are now under construction.” And, according to the Energy Information Administration, renewable energy will account for about one-third of new electricity generation added to the U.S. grid over the next three years.
Engineering News-Record (ENR) recently published its list of 2015 award-winning projects in the Mid-Atlantic region. Out of 21 D.C. metropolitan area projects on the list, 18 were completed with Electrical Alliance contractors. These projects were completed between June 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015. See the full list of local award-winning projects and their electrical contractors including Mona Electrical Group, Dynalectric, Chesapeake Electrical Systems and many others.