Adrian and his team has been providing technical advice to NYS and NYC on the 2020 Energy Code. He led a team that trained the NYC DOB on Energy Code compliance; advised on the NYC Local Law 86 and Local Law 31 that required 20-50% energy cost savings vs code. He has expertise in NYC Local Law 97 for deep carbon reductions.
Where appropriate, he and his team combine energy efficiency with moisture condensation and thermal comfort analyses (THERM, WUFI and CFD modeling). He has analyzed hundreds of millions of sf of facilities, achieving energy savings from 20% to over 50% to net zero, using a whole-building approach. The buildings obtained LEED ratings from Certified to Platinum.