Thermal Ventures II, L.P. specializes in acquiring and operating district energy systems. Our plants provide energy-efficient, environmentally friendly heating and cooling services in densely populated central business districts and industrial and campus settings. Our customers use our services as an alternative to operating their own steam boilers, chillers or other energy systems.

detroit thermal comments on mpsc order
detroit thermal, llc september 2005
The following statement is from Chuck French, president and general manager of Detroit Thermal. In the statement, French offers comment on today's (September 8, 2005) rate order (Case No. U-13691) by the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC). "While we continue to review what is a lengthy order from the MPSC, our initial reaction is that we now have a rate structure in place that supports Detroit Thermal's plans to invest in the..." [ full story ]

akron, ohio plant operations begin
akron thermal, Ip 2005
Akron Thermal Cooling, L.L.C., opened recently, and now provides chilled water cooling to a section of downtown Akron that includes a 2,000,000-square-foot office building and light industrial park, the Akron baseball stadium, an adjacent office building, and the Akron Civic Theater.

renewable energy, at last
Renewable Energy Access November 8, 2004
It's finally happening. Anticipated since the 1970's, renewable energy deployment is beginning to take off in the United States. Seventeen states have mandated targets and timetables for renewable energy. [ full story ]

detroit landmark restaurant contracts with detroit thermal
detroit thermal, llc 2004
Good Detroit Thermal service helps ensure Detroit eatery's good customer service. The Checker Bar & Grill, a landmark in downtown Detroit, is famous for its hamburgers and was named the restaurant with the "Best Burgers in Detroit by local subscribers of AOL. The popular eatery, located on Cadillac Square, has been owned and operated by the Munro family for more than 50 years. Sisters Karen and Kathy Munro, who now run the restaurant, focus on maintaining its reputation for friendly service as well as good food... and the attention the Munro sisters pay to their customers helped them appreciate the service they received recently from Detroit Thermal. [ full story ]

company and employees help fight homelessness in detroit
detroit thermal, llc december 2004
Detroit Thermal and its employees worked with Coalition on Temporary Shelter - Detroit (COTS) to help solve the problem of homelessness in Detroit. The company contributed funds to help COTS meet the expenses involved in providing emergency shelter, transitional housing and supportive housing for physically or mentally challenged homeless adults. Detroit Thermal employees contributed in other ways; in December of 2004 they donated new and almost-new clothing for COTS residents. [ full story ]


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