Accredited Commercial Energy Manager

Accredited Commercial Energy Manager (ACEM)
The next ACEM class is scheduled for April 19-22, 2016.
Location TBD
This 3½-day workshop provides energy managers with a thorough overview of the many factors that affect commercial energy consumption as well as a foundation for identifying energy-saving investment opportunities. The overall objective of this training is to prepare attendees to perform commercial energy audits and provide energy management services to South Carolina’s commercial sector and State of South Carolina governmental facilities.
Areas of concentration include the commercial thermal envelope, electrical systems, lighting, and HVAC fundamentals as well as energy auditing procedures. Also covered are energy savings calculation methods and simple payback, simple rate of return and net present value calculation procedures. Click here for more information about the class and exam. For more information, contact Julia Parris via email or by phone at 803-737-9825.
ACEM Graduates: Fall 2015
Chris Johnson, Winthrop University
Snowil John Lopes, Clemson University
Josh Lurton, InvironDesign
Franklin McCormack, Barnwell SD45
Paul McCutcheon, Lockhart Power
Keith Parker, REI Engineers
Ronald Pearson, Harris Ingrated Solutions, Inc.
Jeremy Pruitt, USC Upstate
Gregory Sponseller Jr., Horry School District
Thomas Neal Williams, Lockhart Power
Certified Energy Manager
The Certified Energy Manager (CEM®) Program recognizes individuals who have demonstrated high levels of experience, competence, proficiency, and ethical fitness in the energy management profession.

The 6,000 CEM professionals now working in the United States and 22 other countries comprise an elite group in the energy management field. They are recognized by the United States Department of Energy, the Office of Federal Energy Management Programs (FEMP), and the United States Agency for International Development, as well as numerous state energy offices, major utilities, corporations and energy service companies.