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Thank you Jim Carter. We will miss you.

1/7/1940 - 6/21/2016

With heavy hearts, GLREA will dedicate the 2016 Michigan Energy Fair in the honor of Jim Carter. Jim has been a GLREA Board Member for several years and was elected Board President this past January. GLREA offers condolences to Jim's family and Jim's business partners. Jim's high integrity, zest for life and intelligence will be missed.

Jim is pictured here with his business associates from Homeland Solar: (L-R) Mark, John, Jim, Mark Dave
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James Carter Memorial

James Carter, GLREA Board Member and 2016 President passed away June 21, 2016. Jim was a dedicated renewable energy advocate. Jim's integrity, zest for life and intelligence will be missed. GLREA has started the James Carter Memorial Scholarship which will be awarded annually to a student entering higher education.


Dan Alway Memorial

Dan Alway

Long time GLREA member Dan Alway passed away September 21, 2015. Dan was a renewable energy pioneer and advocate who worked tirelessly to promote renewable energy. Dan was involved in many things over the years including Kalamazoo Nature Center and a scoutmaster. GLREA has started the Dan Alway Memorial Scholarship which will be awarded annually to a student entering higher education.


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