Steve O'Rourke

Microgrid Energy

Energy/Sustainability

 

Member profile details

First Name
Steve
Last Name
O'Rourke
Organization
Microgrid Energy
 

Additional information

Industry Sector: Employer Category
Energy/Sustainability
Industry Sub-Sector: Position
Energy Consultant
Website (optional)
Chapter Leadership & Expertise
  • Board of Directors
  • Recognized by Green Building Experts Program
 

Green Building Expertise

Areas of Expertise
Solar, energy efficiency, renewable energy, sustainability
Green Building Expertise Recognition #1 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Published an article titled "Sustainability: A National Strategic Narrative" which summarizes Col. Mark Mykleby's presentation to the chapter in August 2014 along with his 2011 paper about the strategic implications of sustainability. See page 7 in the February 2015 issue of Spirit Seeker magazine (http://www.spiritseekermagazine.com/february_15/index.html).
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 2 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Article entitled "Keys to Energy Independence" published in Capital Lifestyles magazine (Summer 2011) summarized how the combined effect of energy conservation, energy efficiency and renewable energy can help you achieve net-zero energy.
(http://intelefficient.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/Keys-to-Energy-Independence-Capital-Lifestyles-final-print.pdf)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 3 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Taught 12 hour program at St. Louis Community College on The Business Case for Solar to 9 classes between 5/7/12 and 6/4/13. (http://intelefficient.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/STLCC-Solar-Technical-Sales.pdf)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 4 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Presentation on renewable energy and energy efficiency to St. Louis Green Business Challenge Apprentice Program participants on 7/31/14. (http://intelefficient.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/GBC-Apprentice-Training-7-31-14.pdf)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 5 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Interviewed on Energy Today program by Dr. Joseph Smith of Missouri University of Science & Technology in February, 2014, discussing a variety of topics on Green Energy. (http://www.kmst.org/programs/energytoday/)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 6 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Presentation to Sigma Aldrich employees on How Solar Energy Works on February 22, 2013, which also included a summary of how the combination of financial incentives makes it such an attractive investment. (http://intelefficient.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Sigma-Aldrich-How-Solar-Energy-Works-Promo.pdf)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 7 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Presentation to Abeinsa employees on How to Manage Your Home Energy on September 25, 2013, including ideas related to energy conservation, energy efficiency, and renewable energy.
(http://intelefficient.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Abeinsa-Managing-Your-Home-Energy.pdf)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 8 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Presentation on Electric Vehicles to both campuses of Washington University on October 15-16, 2013.
(http://intelefficient.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Washington-University-Electric-Vehicles.pdf)