Sponsors/Exhibitors

CATEE Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

Your sponsorship provides Texas energy and air quality stakeholders the very best event to meet their information needs. In return, we offer promotional opportunities for you amongst an anticipated audience to include over 200 highly targeted attendees and a business expo with an expected participation of approximately 20 exhibitors. We have several sponsorship levels to fit your needs – contact Tammy Persky at 979-458-3437 for more details!

2013 CATEE Sponsor/Exhibitor Information

2013 CATEE Sponsor/Exhibitor Commitment Form

Gold Sponsors

CPS Energy

CPS Energy is the nation’s largest municipally owned energy utility providing both natural gas and electric service. Acquired by the City of San Antonio in 1942, today they serve more than 728,000 electric customers and 328,000 natural gas customers in and around the seventh-largest city in the nation. They serve customers in Bexar County and portions of Atascosa, Bandera, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina, and Wilson Counties (1,514-square-mile service area). CPS Energy is proud of the fact that their customers’ combined (electricity and natural gas) energy bills rank among the lowest of the nation’s 20 largest cities. Thanks to a diverse mix of fuels, their electricity is not only affordable, it’s reliable.

The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation

Continuing a pursuit that George and Cynthia Mitchell began in the mid 1960s, the Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation seeks to fund high impact projects at the nexus of environmental protection, social equity and economic vibrancy.  Through a grants portfolio of approximately $1 million per year, the Foundation continues to support a clean energy economy in Texas by funding improvements in energy efficiency, building codes, advanced transportation fuels, and displacement of traditional coal power generation with responsibly produced natural gas and renewable energy.

Silver Sponsors

Arup

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment and across industry. Founded in 1946 with an enduring set of values, the firm’s unique trust ownership fosters a distinctive culture and an intellectual independence that encourages collaborative working. Arup offers a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work – and sustainability is at the heart of everything we do. Over the past 30 years, our commitment to energy performance, resource conservation and pollution reduction in the built environment has evolved into a true sustainable design practice. From 90 offices in 38 countries, Arup’s 11,000 planners, designers, engineers and consultants deliver innovative projects across the world with creativity and passion.

Carlisle HVAC Products

Carlisle HVAC Products began sealing and remediating ductwork to facilitate HVAC system efficiency almost 50 years ago. Encompassing the Hardcast brand of Duct Sealants, the Dynair brand of Duct Hardware, and the Nexus brand of Duct Flange Connecting System, Carlisle HVAC manufactures rolled duct sealants, mastics, adhesives, coatings and hardware as well as other accessories. As a one-stop shopping source for the contracting community through a network of wholesale distributors and OEM sheet metal manufacturers. Carlisle HVAC manufactures its products to exceed the highest performance and quality standards. To ensure the most energy-efficient HVAC system, choose Carlisle HVAC Products.

Command Commissioning, LLC

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Command Commissioning is an independent third party commissioning firm with experience in every major commissioning business class. Command Commissioning’s stall includes Professional Engineers with extensive design experience, former Test and Balance Contractors, former Controls Contractors and former Mechanical and Electrical Contractors. With this diversity and experience, our staff incorporates the necessary skills required in today’s complex systems.

Environments for Living

The Environments For Living® program is an initiative of Masco Home Services, Inc., a Masco company. The program was launched in 2001, in response to a growing need for professional services to support regional and national home builders in applying building science and energy-efficient construction practices in the field. Under the Environments For Living program, Masco Home Services uniquely offers a complete suite of turnkey services for builders. The prescriptive, performance-based program structure was developed with the assistance of nationally recognized experts in the field of building science, Building Science Corp. and Advanced Energy. The program meets the requirements of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ENERGY STAR® program and, at the Platinum energy level, meets the U.S. Department of Energy Building America® specifications. In 2007, the Environments For Living Certified Green program was introduced, combining the energy and building science platform of the program with added environmentally beneficial features and benefits, such as indoor water efficiency and appliance and lighting efficiency. It, too, was designed to be compatible with other green building programs nationally and locally.

EUMMOT

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The Electric Utility Marketing Managers of Texas (EUMMOT) is a voluntary organization of electric investor-owned utilities formed to address utility industry energy efficiency issues. As directly by the 76th Texas Legislature under Senate Bill 7, each utility within EUMMOT offers energy efficiency programs to its customers in order to reduce peak demand and save energy. EUMMOT’s website, TexasEfficiency.com, describes the energy efficiency program offerings for each utility and provides both customers and project sponsors details on how to participate.

Green Campus Partners, LLC

GCP utilizes an innovative and value adding business model to develop, finance, own and operate energy efficiency, renewable energy and distributed generation (collectively, Energy Services) projects serving end-use clients in specific market segments, including healthcare, higher education, government, public education and commercial/industrial. They have one of the best and most experienced teams of experts in the Energy Services industry. Additionally, their strategic partners are industry leaders who share their own core values. GCP provides high quality solutions, unsurpassed client service and is singularly focused on developing and implementing the best energy solutions to produce optimal outcomes for their clients. Their GreenCampus Solutions™ bridge the gap between clients’ desires to green their campuses and the investment necessary to fulfill those desires.

Johnson Controls, Inc.

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries. Their 168,000 employees create quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for automobiles. Their commitment to sustainability dates back to their roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. Through their growth strategies and by increasing market share they are committed to delivering value to shareholders and making our customers successful. In 2013, Corporate Responsibility Magazine recognized Johnson Controls as the #14 company in its annual “100 Best Corporate Citizens” list.

Mitsubishi Electric

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Mitsubishi Electric is a world leader in air conditioning systems for residential, commercial and industrial use. Mitsubishi Electric’s VRF air conditioning systems offer the luxury of distributed airflow and the independent control of indoor units. Installation flexibility and a wide selection of indoor unit designs and outdoor unit capacities ensure “best match” solutions for air conditioning needs, even for the most diversified requirements. Consideration for the environment during development has led to the manufacture of powerful, compact units that consume minimal energy, have a high coefficient of performance (COP) and contribute to maximum room comfort.

Oncor Electric Delivery Company

Oncor is the nation’s sixth-largest transmission and distribution company, using superior asset management skills to provide reliable electricity delivery to consumers. Operating in a high-growth service area, Oncor supplies electricity to more than 7 million customers, or about one-third of the state’s population. Oncor operates in East, West and North Central Texas with 401 incorporated municipalities and 91 counties. In addition to delivering electricity, Oncor has a Texas-sized commitment to safety, environmental stewardship and energy efficiency. Feel free to visit oncor.com for more information. Oncor also offers several energy efficiency incentive programs. These programs help residential consumers, business owners and government and educational facilities jump-start their energy efficiency efforts. You can learn more about Oncor’s incentive programs by visiting takealoadofftexas.com

Schneider Electric

As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructures, Industries & Machine Manufacturers, Non-residential Buildings, Data Centers & Networks and Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the company’s 130,000 plus employees achieved sales of about 31 billion US dollars (22.4 billion euros) in 2011, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.

Texas Energy Engineering Services, Inc. (TEESI)

The Texas Energy Engineering Services, Inc. (TEESI), was established in 1989. TEESI provides the following: Quality Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) Engineering and Project Management for building renovations and new construction; quality Energy Management Services (Analysis, Design, and Construction Management); assessment of both short and long term needs, including the most realistic options, while considering constraints such as budget or time; facility planning, design and project management services that best meet client’s needs; MEP Systems Commissioning Services; and HVAC Systems Commissioning Services. TEESI takes pride in their responsiveness to client and contractor questions and needs and enjoys working closely with clients in the planning phase, to guarantee the desired results. TEESI also offers specialized workshops including: facilities planning, design, indoor air quality, building systems commissioning, and energy management for executives, managers and technicians.

Texas HERO

Texas Hero LogoTexas Home Energy Rating Organization (Texas HERO) is a non-profit, membership organization that exists to educate the public and the home energy rating profession; provide a forum for home energy rating industry cooperation on best practices, ethical standards and policy goals; and promote the benefits of energy conservation initiatives and incentives to homeowners, homebuilders and businesses.

  • Co-Hosts

    • Energy Systems Laboratory
    • USGBC
  • Gold Sponsors

    • CPS Energy
    • The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation
  • Silver Sponsors

    • Arup
    • Carlisle HVAC Products
    • Command Commissioning
    • Environments for Living
    • EUMMOT
    • Green Campus Partners
    • Johnson Controls, Inc.
    • Mitsubishi Electric
    • Oncor
    • Schneider Electric
    • Texas Energy Engineering Services, Inc. (TEESI)
    • Texas HERO
  • Contributing Sponsors

    • CenterPoint Energy
    • McKinstry
  • Collaborating Organizations

    • AACOG
    • HARC
    • Mission Verde Alliance
    • SECO
    • SPEER