Jeff Grout is an Energy Engineer and Certified Energy Manager. Jeff moved to Arizona in 2000, and has been working on energy efficiency projects with large Commercial and Industrial customers in Arizona for over 10 years. Jeff’s experience includes working on demand response and demand side management programs with major utilities from coast to coast.
Jeff was raised in the Green Mountains of rural Vermont, then earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Engineering Management from the University of Massachusetts. Jeff is a 4-year veteran of the United States Coast Guard and paid his way through college on the GI bill. Jeff is a Certified Energy Manager (CEM), certified Project Manager Professional (PMP) and Certified Demand Side Manager (CDSM). He is passionate about efficiency and continual improvement in many areas, but especially when it comes to energy efficiency and renewable, emission free energy. Efficiency keeps costs low and operations reliable.
Technological breakthroughs in energy power generation, storage, sensing and control are developing with unprecedented speed. These technologies coupled with Arizona’s abundant renewable resources offers huge opportunities for reliable, cost-effective energy here in the Valley of the Sun. Let’s put them to use!
To learn more about Jeff please visit his site at http://www.jeffreygrout.org/