40 Under 40

40 Under 40

Midwest Energy News’ 40 Under 40 award program highlights emerging leaders throughout the region and their work in America’s transition to a clean energy economy.

Congratulations to recipients of the 2016 40 Under 40 awards.

Read the complete list, alphabetical by last name. Nominations for the 2017 awards will open in June.

Recipients and past 40 Under 40 honorees will be invited to join us on Thursday, November 10 at Coalition: Energy in Chicago for an early evening networking reception (details below).

The 40 Under 40 relies on the expertise of a selection advisory committee to choose the final group of winners. Read more about the 2016 selection advisory committee.

Special thanks to the 2016 promotional partners.

We launched the inaugural 40 Under 40 in 2015 to celebrate Midwest Energy News‘ fifth anniversary and received hundreds of nominations of Midwest-based leaders and innovators from all sectors —industry, government, regulatory, business, academic, and advocacy. Review the 2015 cohort of 40 Under 40 recipients.


40 Under 40 Honorees Reception

Energy leaders that have been included in the 2015 or 2016 cohort of 40 Under 40 recipients are invited to the Honorees Reception on November 10 at Coalition: Energy in Chicago.

Honorees Reception Featured Speaker: Jules Kortenhorst is the Chief Executive Officer of Rocky Mountain Institute. He is a recognized leader on global energy issues and climate change. His background spans business, government, entrepreneurial, and nonprofit leadership.

Jules Kortenhorst, CEO, RMI

Program questions? Contact the Publisher of Energy News Network, Rob Davis, publisher@energy-news.us.