Hemant Mehta Awarded IDEA Life Membership

The International District Energy Association presented a life membership to WM Group President Hemant R. Mehta, PE, in mid-Feburary at IDEA’s 2013 Annual Campus Energy Conference.

When presenting the award, IDEA President & CEO Robert P. Thornton stated, “Hemant has consistently demonstrated his commitment to energy efficiency and contributed to the advancement of our industry throughout his longstanding membership in IDEA. Through his presentations and participation at countless IDEA events, he has given of his time, experience and operational insights to help educate others and support the professional development of his peers in the industry.

“Hemant is widely respected for the service he has provided to countless institutional clients in helping them avoid unnecessary pumping costs and in optimizing their district cooling networks, saving many millions of dollars along the way. Hemant’s outstanding work over 30-plus years in the industry has resulted in dramatic improvements in efficiency. He is well-deserving of recognition as a Life Member of IDEA.”