We are a dedicated and enthusiastic team of professionals with extensive knowledge, expertise and passion about the development, implementation and management of green, energy-saving technology. ECOterra Energy is making an impact on energy generation and usage
today, with tomorrow in mind!
A COMPANY WITH 40 YEARS OF HIGH-CALIBER EXPERIENCE
ECOterra Energy Consulting believes the traditional ESCO business model is costly and outdated. Our in-house staff has earned multiple degrees and advanced degrees in finance, engineering, architecture and construction and has been awarded national awards for energy engineering.
We have well over 40 years of experience in the energy and renewable energy industries.
The ECOterra Energy Team
Michael Cecchini, CEM is a managing member with extensive entrepreneurial and business background.
Mike attended the Anderson School of Business at the University of New Mexico and is a Certified Energy Manager accredited through the National Association of Energy Engineers.
He founded Sunergy, Inc. a renewable-energy company which he sold in 2009 to take a broader scope on energy-efficiency and conservation.
Mike has spent many years in the Energy Services Company (ESCO) business and is now consulting to public and private building owners providing energy-efficiency and engineering services industry.
Bill Marshall, PhD, Chief Technology Officer, has spent his entire career developing, verifying and building renewable energy technologies as director of the Renewable Energy Department at Sandia National Laboratory (SNL) in Albuquerque, NM and as the deputy director at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, CO.
Bill holds several advanced degrees in engineering with a PhD in Thermodynamics.
Don Swick PE, CEM, CEA, LEED AP has almost 40 years of experience performing design, specification and installation of HVAC and control systems.
He has extensive experience with energy auditing, energy analysis techniques, computer simulation for building envelopes, central plants, HVAC equipment, lighting and control systems.
Don’s other specialties include systems design and analysis including thermal storage systems, variable refrigerant flow, ground source heat pumps, and other renewal technologies including solar (thermal and PV), as well as Electrical Utility Demand Response application analysis.
Dave Gerke holds 35 years of experience in the Design-Build Industry, specifically in the area of Architectural Design and Construction Management. He has a diversified portfolio and his field of expertise is in the design and construction of commercial, industrial, institutional, residential real estate and in tenant improvements.
Dave has completed projects for private industry, specifically in healthcare/medical facilities, and for federal, state and local government agencies, as well as various departments of the military. He is also experienced in building demolition, hazardous material abatement, quality control, construction scheduling, contract execution, change-order negotiation, and construction administration.
He is well-versed in the Design-Build, Total Quality Management (TQM) and partnering management philosophies currently embraced in government contracting. His projects have resulted in a high level of customer satisfaction, national awards, and several letters of commendation saluting outstanding quality and design.
Dave is both a licensed architect and general contractor, with experience of 25+ years with Harper Construction and 35+ years in the building industry. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Illinois and is a licensed architect in the State of Illinois and California.
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ECOterra Energy Consulting has a mission that springs from the basic premise of EFFICIENCY.
WHAT WE DO
We created ECOterra Energy Consulting to provide building owners peace-of-mind in an ever-changing energy environment.
Our approach is unique in that we represent the building owner. We present, consult and sell energy-saving options.
HOW WE DO IT
ECOterra Energy Consulting employs multiple technologies and disciplines to maximize energy-efficiency strategies, delivering energy savings tailored to each individual building’s needs.
Just how do we do that you ask?
Energy-efficiency and renewable materials are the cornerstone of ECOterra Energy Consulting’s philosophy.
We embrace cutting-edge technologies to better serve clients whether it is providing energy conservation or generation.
Click below to read about how ECOterra Energy Consulting implemented state-of-the-art energy technologies to maximize energy savings and efficiencies for these New Mexico businesses.