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Erik Mets

Erik Mets

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352


Erik joined BCS in 2019 as a Building Research Engineer on the Building Performance Evaluation team. His focus is to improve the energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality and resiliency of buildings through a wholistic approach. He spent the previous 7 years handling the technical aspects of energy and sustainability at a boutique consulting firm in New York City, developing the ability to zoom in on challenging details and zoom out to advise on big picture issues. This included a focus on bringing implementable solutions to developers, building operators and corporations with the most ambitious goals and challenging projects.

Research Interests

  • On-site generation incorporation into resilient microgrids
  • Making buildings healthier for occupants
  • Building Energy modeling
  • Net zero, Passive and very low energy buildings

Education and Credentials

  • M.S., Applied Physics, Columbia University
  • B.S., Physics / Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Michigan

Affiliations and Professional Service

  • Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

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