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BKE Energy is a licensed, supplier-independent energy agent, broker and consultant. This business works with their clients to help them manage their energy budgets and maximize savings.

BKE Energy helps simplify the process of sorting through energy audits, analyses, suppliers, and services. They use a five-step process customized specifically for an organization that will result in a solution that supports said company’s overall cost structure to save them money over the long term.



BKE Mechanical, Inc, is a general contractor which performs construction and project management for commercial, industrial, and retail customers. Located in Orland Park, IL, this company serves businesses in the southern suburbs of Chicago, including Tinley Park, Harvey, Homer Glen, Oak Forest, Midlothian, Palos Heights, Palos Hills, Lemont, and Justice. The company was formed in 2004 and is an affiliated member of the US Green Building Council, The Associated General Contractors of America, and the 7x24 Change Lake Michigan Region Chapter.

This company performs a variety of services in both general contracting and construction management, and has experience with plumbing, electrical, and mechanical systems. Some of their prior jobs have included absorption chiller replacements, building automation systems, building Life Safety systems, commercial office build-outs, commercial roof replacements, computer room expansions, concrete façade repairs, cooling tower replacements and repairs, elevator modernizations, environmental remediation of asbestos and lead paint, gas booster installation, high pressure boiler installation, lobby renovations, and structural floor infills. Their specialty includes building data and technology centers for buildings of all sizes, and they designed and constructed a utility vaulted for ComEd which totaled over 100 megawatts.

Visit the website for BKE Mechanical to review the full list of their mechanical, architectural, and construction capabilities, read about their mission and goals, and contact the company to discuss an industrial, commercial, or retail construction or construction management project.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that BKE Energy / BKE Contracting, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for BKE Energy / BKE Contracting, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on BKE Energy / BKE Contracting, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: July 15, 2008 Business started: 05/01/2004 in IL Business started locally: 05/01/2004 Business incorporated 05/27/2004 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. John R. Lyons, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. John R. Lyons, President
Business Category

Contractors - General Mechanical Contractors Contractor - Commercial Contractor - Industrial Energy Service Companies New Single-Family Housing Construction (except For-Sale Builders) (NAICS: 236115)

Alternate Business Names
BKE Contracting, Inc. BKE Energy, Inc BKE Mechanical, Inc.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.