Leo Rainer is an engineer in the Building Technology and Urban Systems Division of the Energy Technologies Area at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. He has more than 30 years of experience in building energy efficiency including work on building simulation, monitoring, miscellaneous energy use, and building codes and standards. Mr. Rainer is currently one of a small team responsible for the development and maintenance of the Home Energy Saver website. Mr. Rainer earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California at Davis in 1981.
A New Approach to Estimate Commercial Sector End-Use Load Shapes and Energy Use Intensities. Berkeley: LBNL, 1994.
Affordable Housing Rehabilitation in Vermont: Energy Savings, Cost-Effectiveness, and Resident Satisfaction In Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings V. Proceedings of the Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings V. Clearwater, Florida, 1992.
Measured impact of neighborhood tree cover on microclimate In 1992 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. 19th ed. Vol. 9., 1992.
Multifamily Energy Audit for HUD-Insured Multifamily Properties In Document prepared for the Office of Multifamily Housing, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1991.