David Jacot

Director of Efficiency Solutions, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power 


David Jacot, P.E., is the Director of Efficiency Solutions for the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP). LADWP operates the largest public power portfolio of energy efficiency programs in the nation, comprised of a broad array of energy resource acquisition and market transformation programs serving LADWPs customers and trade ally networks.  In this role, David oversees all aspects of LADWPs offerings and strategies designed to overcome market barriers to the comprehensive adoption of energy efficiency by LADWPs customers. David also oversees the implementation of LADWPs class-leading water conservation and efficiency programs, as well as the customer-facing integration of water and energy efficiency program delivery both within LADWP and also through a nation-leading joint program partnership with the natural gas utility serving Los Angeles, the Southern California Gas Company.

David has a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma, and a Masters degree in Urban and Regional Planning from California State Polytechnic University - Pomona, as well as 15 years of experience designing high performance building systems, modeling building energy usage, and managing cost-effective and investment-grade energy efficiency programs.