Dian Grueneich: Founder and Principal of Dian Grueneich Consulting
Dian served as a Commissioner on the California Public Utilities Commission (2005-2010), leading its efforts on energy efficiency, developing the California Long-Term Energy Efficiency
Strategic Plan, and overseeing a 40% expansion of energy efficiency funding. Dian has received the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) 30th Anniversary Award, NARUC’S Clean Energy Award, eeGlobal Forum’s first “Visionary Award”,and ACEEE’s National Champion of Energy Efficiency Award. Dian currently serves on the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Electricity Advisory Committee, the DOE-EPA State Energy Efficiency Action Plan Leadership Group, the Leadership Council of the China-U.S. Energy Efficiency Alliance, the
Advisory Council of Stanford University’s Precourt Energy Institute, the Global Cool Cities Alliance, and the Advanced Energy Economy Advisory Board. Dian also serves as a Clean Energy Education & Empowerment U.S. Ambassador.