Jessica Lorentz

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About Jessica Lorentz

Jessica Lorentz is Principal of Upkeep Energy and a senior energy engineering. Jessica has over 15 years of experience with expertise in building energy analysis, including energy auditing, retro-commissioning, commissioning, short-term monitoring and trending, measurement and verification, energy education, energy modeling, renewable energy analysis, daylighting, LEED and green building practices, greenhouse gas emission reductions, and economical analysis. Jessica has always been actively involved in professional organizations and is now the president of the Rocky Mountain Association of Energy Engineers (RMAEE).

Automated Demand Response and Optimization

utility interval data Jessica Lorentz with Upkeep Energy teamed with Celeste Cizik of Group 14 to present “Automated Demand Response and Optimization in Action” at the 2014 Advanced Facilities Management and Engineering Conference. The presentation covered how to identify your DR potential, how to implement DR strategies, what tools and products current exist, several case studies and examples, and a summary of local utility DR programs […]

By |2017-05-18T19:32:20+00:00December 26th, 2014|Demand Reduction, Energy Efficiency|0 Comments

What the Real Estate Industry Leaders are Doing with Smart Buildings

Jessica Lorentz summarizes the latest news from the IBCon conference on how the real estate industry is leading the way in smart building technologies.

By |2017-05-18T19:32:20+00:00July 31st, 2014|What's New|0 Comments

How Essential is Implementation Assistance?

You have just completed an energy audit or retro-commissioning study. However (obvious as it is), reports don’t save energy… implementation does. Read these mini case studies about obstacles that caused poor implementations and implementation assistance success stories.

By |2017-05-18T19:32:20+00:00January 15th, 2013|Energy Efficiency Implementation|0 Comments

Announcing Upkeep Energy – Offering Building Energy Reduction Services

Reducing energy costs is a hot topic these days and now there’s a new company that’s providing energy solutions to help businesses, governments, and communities obtain a competitive advantage in a future of energy awareness. Upkeep Energy provides energy efficiency solutions by developing client-specific strategies for identifying cost-effective energy saving solutions, directing proper implementation, and ensuring persistence of energy savings.

By |2017-05-18T19:32:20+00:00January 15th, 2013|Press Releases|0 Comments

7 Reasons Energy Efficiency is Non-Negotiable

Every building owner and operator is affected by fuel and power and the systems that use them. Energy is an inevitable cost for every business. Failure to control energy is a failure to control your cash flow. It’s important to realize there is a cost associated with doing nothing or waiting to implement energy efficiency measures. Here's a summary of seven reasons energy efficiency is non-negotiable for building operation.

By |2017-05-18T19:32:20+00:00October 1st, 2012|Energy Efficiency|1 Comment