Allen is a nationally recognized expert on building energy-efficiency codes and appliance efficiency standards, with a deep background in science and engineering. He is consistently invited to speak and consult on codes and standards for utilities, nonprofit organizations, and government entities.
Allen also has more than 25 years of practical experience in energy and environmental research. His management and technical expertise includes zero net energy construction, green buildings, demand-side management, codes and standards, externalities analysis, and renewables. He has managed more than 60 energy program evaluations and a comparable number of other projects.
Allen holds a doctorate and a master’s in policy analysis from the Pardee RAND Graduate School. He also holds a master’s degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree from Caltech. Besides being a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional, he is a member of the Association of Professional Energy Managers and the Association of Energy Service Professionals.
Discover Allen’s industry-leading contributions below, or reach out to see how we can help you with your own goals.