David Pruitt 

Principal, PL Energy

David has 19 years of experience developing energy use and demand savings estimates for clients in California, New York, and outside of the US—14 years of which also involved formally reviewing other entities’ estimates. Through this work, David has become an expert with Trane Trace, eQuest, and other energy modeling tools. He recently utilized eQuest to determine energy savings from HVAC and lighting measures he identified during his audit of the LinkedIn offices in Silicon Valley. He also recently completed a technical review of Exxon Mobil’s hydrotreater compressor controls project to verify the custom project’s over 16 million kWh proposed savings and satisfy CPUC review standards.

David has a Master of Science and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Portland State University and New Mexico State University, respectively. He focused his post-graduate studies on Building Science and Energy Efficiency.