2016 Young Energy Professional of the Year


Eric DeVries, President of E3M Solutions

The Association of Energy Engineers Michigan Region III Chapter recently named Eric DeVries, E3M Solution’s president and owner, the Young Energy Professional of the Year.

The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) promotes scientific education and interest in the energy profession. In addition to being a leading source for information and networking in the field of energy, AEE is widely recognized for its certification programs. AEE currently has 82 chapters in the United States and 16,000 members in 90 countries. The Young Energy Professional of the Year is awarded to an individual under 35 years old who has made outstanding contributions to the energy profession and the community.

Eric, the President and Owner of E3M Solutions, has a background in both Mechanical and Electrical engineering design.  Eric has been a leader in the Michigan energy sector for several years, and has worked in many different types of facilities across the country; including commercial, industrial, institutional and municipal. projects that include boilers, chillers, HVAC, lighting, compressed air and building automation systems. This is the second time Eric has received the Young Energy Professional of the Year award, receiving it also in 2012. In addition to this award, Eric also serves as the chapter president of the West Michigan Association of Energy Engineers.