Evan Mills is a Staff Scientist in the Building Technology and Urban Systems Division, and has worked in the energy efficiency field since 1982. His core commercial-buildings expertise is in energy benchmarking, commissioning, high-tech buildings, risk management, and the efficiency business case. He is a frequent speaker to academic and industry audiences on buildings energy efficiency, author of over 200 publications, and member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize. He is recipient of an R&D 100 award for commercializing Home Energy Saver software in 2009. Mills holds a MS degree in Energy and Resources from U.C. Berkeley and a Ph.D. in Environmental and Energy Systems Studies from the University of Lund in Sweden.
Journal and Editorial Board Memberships
Energy Efficiency, Editorial Board
Light and Engineering, Foreign Editorial Advisory Board
"An Insurance Perspective on U.S. Electric Grid Disruption Costs." The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice 41.4 (2016) 555 - 586. LBNL-1006392. .
"Green, Clean, & Mean: Pushing the Energy Envelope in Tech Industry Buildings." 2015. LBNL-1005070E. .
"The Home Energy Scoring Tool: A Simplified Asset Rating for Single Family Homes." 2012 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings 2012. LBNL-5714E. .
"Monitoring-Based Commissioning: Benchmarking Analysis of 24 University Buildings in California." Energy Engineering (2012). LBNL-5891E. .
"Defining a standard metric for electricity savings." Environmental Research Letters 5.1 (2010). LBNL-2213E. .
Monitoring Based Commissioning: Benchmarking Analysis of 24 UC/CSU/IOU Projects. 2009. LBNL-1972E. .
"Action-Oriented Benchmarking: Concepts and Tools." Energy Engineering (2008). LBNL-358E. .
"Action-Oriented Benchmarking: Using the CEUS Database to Benchmarking Commercial Buildings in California." Energy Engineering (2008). LBNL-502E. .
Green the Capitol Initiative, Final Report. Washington DC: Chief Administrative Officer of the U.S. House of Representatives, 2007. LBNL-2605. .
Energy Use and Savings Potential for Laboratory Fume Hoods. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2006. 55400. .