Meet Our Newest Members


Welcome New Members!

IDEA is pleased to welcome our newest members, now joining the ranks of more than 450 member organizations and 2500 individual members around the globe.

If you are interested in adding your name to the list, please contact Scott Szycher at or visit the Membership Benefits page for a list of member benefits.

IDEA Membership Benefits


Skovlunde, Denmark

ABB combines deep energy-market knowledge, application know-how and expertise in motors, drives and integrated automation & digital solutions to support reduction of energy consumption, enables cost savings, and ensures system efficiency and resilient operation.

Alfa Laval
Richmond, VA

Alfa Laval is a leading global provider of first-rate products in the areas of heat transfer, separation, and fluid handling.

Metairie, LA

Bernhard combines development, financing, design, construction, and operations to deliver turnkey Energy-as-a-Service solutions.

Alpharetta, GA

Landis+Gyr is a global provider of a wide range of smart grid technologies – from metering and network devices to software applications – for the utility industry.

Manhattan Resources
Houston, TX

Manhattan Resources is a seasoned partner in the power and utilities industry, placing talent and finding business solutions to meet the demands of this fast-paced business.

Seattle, WA

McKinstry inspires a new relationship between distributed energy resources, the grid and the infrastructure that supports buildings.

Bluewater Energy, Inc.
Acworth, GA

Bluewater Energy provides a wide spectrum of services to the district energy industry, including turnkey commissioning, consulting and team augmentation, flushing/cleaning services, O&M manual development/training, and operating procedure development.

Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College, the first institution of higher education to operate in the city of Boston, is today among the nation’s foremost universities, a leader in the liberal arts, scientific inquiry, and student formation.

Melbourne, Australia

Bueno helps teams harness the power of Smart Building Analytics to realize a more sustainable future. 

Center for Sustainable Energy
San Diego, CA

Energy Pathways is a California-based energy consulting firm with deep expertise in microgrids, energy development, distributed energy resources, and onsite energy resilience.

Pittsburgh, PA

At Chromalox, we engineer advanced thermal solutions that empower our customer’s transition towards sustainability.

Cimco Refrigeration
Burlington, Ontario, Canada

CIMCO Refrigeration is one of North America’s largest and leading industrial refrigeration engineering, installation and service companies.

Custom Steam Solutions, Inc.
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada

Custom Steam Solutions, Inc. is a team of thermal engineering experts with many years of on-field practical experience in thermodynamic systems.

Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Located in Nova Scotia, Canada with four campuses in Halifax and Truro, and satellite locations in Yarmouth and Saint John, New Brunswick, Dalhousie University is Atlantic Canada's primary research-intensive university.

DePauw University
Greencastle, IN

DePauw University is a top national liberal arts university, ranked #1 in Indiana, where professional success is the outcome for nearly 100% of graduates.

Mukilteo, WA

dJoule is district energy development and advisory company which sparks investment in ambitious district energy solutions for industry, institutions, corporations, and campuses that are economically and strategically motivated to decarbonize their core business.

Calgary, AB

Eavor Technologies is the creator of the Eavor-Loop™, representing the world’s first truly scalable form of clean baseload energy, which is a closed-loop, passively circulating, conduction-based deep geothermal system.

Electric Power Research Initiative
Charlotte, NC

Founded in 1972, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) is the world's preeminent independent, non-profit energy research and development organization, with offices around the world.

Boalsburg, PA

EnergyCAP is the only Energy & Sustainability ERP that empowers Energy & Sustainability leaders with full control and understanding of all energy data points to manage consumption, reduce their carbon footprint, and drive savings.

Buffalo, NY

EtaPRO® is a real-time monitoring platform for keeping equipment and facilities running efficiently and reliably through anomaly detection, real-time KPI’s, and early warning of equipment failure.

IDE Americas
Carlsbad, CA

IDE provides advanced SWRO and thermal desalination solutionsas well as cooling tower blowdown treatment solutions to the power and energy industry.

Michigan Technological University
Houghton, MI

Founded in 1885, Michigan Tech is a public research university in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, overlooking the Keweenaw Waterway, just a few miles from Lake Superior.

Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

MintGreen makes Digital Boilers that recover thermal energy from Bitcoin mining to sustainably heat communities. 

NLine Energy
Hood River, OR

NLine Energy discovers opportunities within existing infrastructure to generate clean power from wasted energy.

Albany, NY

Advancing clean energy innovation and investments to combat climate change and improve the health & prosperity of New Yorkers.

Optit Srl
Bologna, Italy

Optit is a leading AI solution provider specialized in the development of innovative Decision Support Systems that leverage on data analytics, forecasting, simulation and optimization models.

Phoenix Solar Thermal
St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada

Phoenix Solar Thermal’s unique approach to the market allows for flexibility of a project’s development by maximizing the value of the systems integration to produce steam and/or hot water to achieve substantial greenhouse gas and carbon dioxide emissions, with no investment required.

Radix Engineering and Software
Houston, TX

Founded in 2010, Radix Engineering & Software ( is a privately held, global engineering, software, and Industrial OT/ IT Consulting company.

Rathco ENG
Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Rathco ENG’s mission is to reimagine the engineering business to deliver cost-effective, innovative, low carbon energy projects.

SAI US, Inc.
Westlake, OH

SAI is a global computing & energy operator which empowers high-performance chips with clean energy.

The Megawatt Hour
New York City, NY

The MWh automatically transforms difficult-to-access utility data into powerful analytics that guide business energy decisions and improve operations.

TVC Systems
Portsmouth, NH

TVC Systems, a woman-owned business, has over 30 years of controls experience in District Energy, Hospital, University and College campus Cogeneration facilities.  

United Rentals
Stamford, CT

United Rentals provides mechanical flushing equipment and services along with a complete suite of climate control solutions and temporary power solutions.

University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN

The University of Notre Dame Utilities department oversees the campus district energy systems, including the operation of the campus’s combined heat and power plant and associated distribution systems.

Uhrig Energy from Wastewater
Pittsburgh, PA

UHRIG is the market leader in the conception, design, construction and installation of waste water heat exchanger, and their patented Therm-Liner system is already in use in almost 100 wastewater heat recovery plants across Europe.

Vauban Infrastructure Partners
Montmartre, Paris, France

Vauban Infrastructure Partners, a fully-fledged affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, is a leading financial infrastructure asset manager focused on investing equity in sustainable infrastructure projects, including district energy.

Vexve Oy
Sastamala, Pirkanmaa, Finland

Vexve is the world’s leading supplier of district energy valve solutions for the heating and cooling needs of cities and industry.

WAT Consulting LLC
Greenwood IN

With over 47 years in the utility world, and a background in electric, natural gas & LNG production and transport, water & wastewater systems and district energy, WAT Consulting LLC offers knowledge in strategic planning and execution of new construction or transition projects, as well as coaching/consultation from C level to direct supervision.