The 2024 Midwest Clean Energy Conference

The Midwest Cogeneration Association

August 26-28, 2024.

Holiday Inn, Wolf Point, Downtown Chicago, IL 60654.

About the Event

Driving Decarbonization, Resiliency, and Economic Solutions.

Attend the 2024 MCA annual conference to deepen your understanding of combined heat and power (CHP), distributed energy resources (DER), decarbonization, and microgrid technologies, the impact of federal and state policies, and the latest industry trends and developments. This pivotal event is a platform to learn about decarbonization strategies, the future of gas, hydrogen hubs, carbon capture, DER grid benefits, tackling environmental justice, and more. 

In addition to the educational experience, you’ll have the chance to network with exhibitors and sponsors and collaborate with like-minded professionals to foster innovative energy and environmental strategies and projects.

Meet the Speakers

Our speakers’ bench includes well-established and successful Individuals and Corporations known to rule the industry for years. Join the Conference and connect with the experts.

Cliff Haefke

President, Midwest Cogeneration Association (MCA)


Industrial Efficiency Decarbonization Office, U.S. Department of Energy 

Gaby Wagener-Sobrero

Environmental Justice Manager, Chicago Department of Environment

Jamie Scripps

Owner, Hunterston Consulting

Thomas Smith

Director (Energy Development), Caterpillar Inc. 

Graeme Miller

Assistant Director, US DOE Midwest Onsite Energy TAP

Anna Dixon

Combined Heat and Power Alliance

Adam Sandstrom

Clarke Energy

Thomas Manjerres

People’s Gas & North Shore Gas

Become a Sponsor/Exhibitor

Join our Conference and get a chance to meet us and join our team as a Sponsor/Exhibitor.

Our Sponsors

It is not possible to host a conference without our helping hands. We have several sponsors to attribute who help us make things happen.

Platinum Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Promotional Sponsors