JOSEPH DANES, PRINCIPAL

Joseph Danes

Joseph Danes

PRINCIPAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY & DSM | MADISON, WISCONSIN

Contact Joseph Danes: Joe.Danes@GDSAssociates.com

“The energy industry is changing daily, but I feel that cost-effective energy efficiency technologies will continue to be the first option for meeting customers’ growing electric and natural gas needs.”

Joe has nineteen years of experience in the energy efficiency industry, including managing and completing energy assessment and engineering feasibility projects, benchmarking, technical potential studies and impact evaluations for commercial and industrial customers, utilities, and local, state, federal government facilities. Joe has managed and contributed to energy audits and engineering studies for the Department of Veterans Affairs in 35 states and Puerto Rico and managed energy efficiency technical assistance activities for the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Green Affordable Initiative. He has also worked as an Energy Advisor with Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy Program and as a consultant for Xcel Energy’s Conservation Wise program for Minnesota.

EDUCATION

  • MS in Mechanical Engineering (focus on HVAC and Building Energy Systems) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign

SPECIALTIES

  • Energy Efficiency & DSM
  • Combined Heat & Power

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Wisconsin
  • AEE Certified Measurement and Verification Professional

PROVIDING SOLID ENGINEERING AND ENERGY CONSULTANT SERVICES THROUGHOUT THE U.S. and canada