TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Joshua Lewis has been named the Energy Innovator of the Year for the Canada region in the 42nd annual Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) International Awards. Honoring those with outstanding achievement and innovation in promoting the adoption of renewable, green, or other innovative energy technologies, AEE is the leading international awards organization honouring excellence in engineering management, products, projects, and professional development. AEE, which selects the winners from over 18,000 members, is comprised of industry experts and was founded in 1977 by Albert Thumann "promoting scientific and educational interests of those engaged in energy industry and to foster action for sustainable development."
"I am proud as a Canadian to be recognized as a leader in the energy field, and I am proud to bring this award to Canada in 2019," said Joshua Lewis, Engineering Manager at Nerva Energy. "It's recognition that following my heart does work, that doing what I love, what I am passionate about in my chosen profession and area of expertise is the right path."
Lewis was honoured at the star-studded AEE International Awards ceremony on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, in Washington. A full list of AEE International Awards and winners can be found at https://www.aeecenter.org/international-awards.
About Joshua Lewis
Joshua Lewis, EIT, CEM, CMVP as the Engineering Manager at Nerva Energy Group Inc. oversees the engineering, R&D, and vendor services departments. Joshua previously, as the Energy Group Manager at SNP Technical Services, led the development of their Energy Group from its early beginnings into a full-fledged division of the company. Joshua is the founding President of the AEE Southwestern Ontario Chapter, and since 2016 has been contributing in the chapter’s growth, including the launch of the first AEE Student Chapter in Canada at the University of Windsor.
About the International Energy Innovator of the Year Award
The annual International Energy Innovator of the Year award recognizes outstanding achievement and innovation in promoting the adoption of renewable, green, or other innovative energy technologies. The achievement is attributed to a winner, selected within over 18,000 entries from members in over 100 countries. The award for Energy Innovator of the Year is presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE).
About Nerva Energy Group
Nerva Energy helps customers mitigate rising energy and operational costs with world-class building optimization solutions and IoT technologies. Implemented in over 250,000 buildings worldwide, Nerva’s smart building optimization platform and suite of technologies work in unison to conserve energy consumption in commercial buildings by up to 50%, allowing operators to retain more revenue through energy savings, while directly contributing to higher occupancy rates.
SOURCE Nerva Energy Group