When Ames Electric Services commercial customers do something extraordinary in the way of saving energy, Mayor John Haila likes to acknowledge it.
That's why the Mayor's Green Team recognizes those business in Ames who have gone above and beyond in the area of energy conservation, green energy, and sustainability.
Current Green Team members include:
- Ag Leader Technologies (for the installation of a geothermal system)
- Amcor (for completely overhauling its compressed air system)
- Becker Underwood (for the installation of efficient lighting)
- Bethesda Lutheran Church (for the installation of a geothermal system)
- Colorbiotics (for the installation of efficient lighting)
- Eastwood of Ames (for the installation of efficient lighting and appliances)
- HCS Builders (construction of Energy Star homes)
- Lowe's Home Improvement (for the installation of efficient lighting)
- Mary Greeley Medical Center (for the installment of energy-efficient lighting in the parking lot)
- McFarland Clinic Building, 121 East 12th St., (for using energy-efficient building practices, including better-than-code high performance wall and window systems and efficient lighting.)
- McFarland Clinic (North) (for the construction of an energy-efficient building)
- Perfect Games (installation of an efficient geothermal system)