Portrait of Shankar Earni

Shankar Earni

Sustainable Federal Operations
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road MS 90R3111
Berkeley CA 94720
Office Location: 90-3121
(510) 486-7126

Shankar Earni is a Program Manager in the Building Technologies and Urban Systems Division. He has been a part of the Applications Team supporting the Federal Energy Management Program’s (FEMP) Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPCs). He primarily concentrates on Measurement and Verification (M&V) activities supporting Federal agencies in their ESPC work. Prior to LBNL, he worked as a Senior Performance Assurance Specialist at Johnson Controls Inc., conducting M&V activities for performance contracting projects. He received his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Management from Oklahoma State University and his M.S in Petroleum and Mechanical Engineering from University of Tulsa, BS in Mechanical Engineering from Andhra University, India. His research interests include Energy Efficiency and Management, M&V, Process Control, and Production Control in manufacturing systems.

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Earni, Shankar. "Advanced Metering Implementations - A Perspective from Federal Sector." In 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, California, 2014. Download: PDF (1.57 MB)
Coleman, Philip, Shankar Earni, and Charles H. Williams. "Could what that ESCO sales rep said really be true? Savings realization rates in ESPC versus bid-to-spec projects." In 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA, 2014. Download: PDF (1.11 MB)



Earni, Shankar, Philip Coleman, and Mark D. Sanders. Integrated Framework toward a Closed Loop Measurement and Verification Approach In ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry. Vol. 1., 2011. Download: PDF (463.65 KB)

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