U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu Visits Ingeteam
On Thursday U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu toured Ingeteam, and announced Milwaukee's acceptance of President Barack Obama's Better Buildings Challenge.
On Thursday U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu visited Milwaukee for a tour of Ingeteam’s facility in the Menomonee Valley. After the tour Chu spoke of the need to continue tax credits for renewable energy companies. Chu made the case that given just 10 more years the renewable energy sector would be competitive with traditional energy generation and would no longer need subsidies. Additionally, Chu broke the news that Milwaukee would be taking up President Barack Obama’s Better Buildings Challenge.