David Ashuckian

Deputy Director, Energy Efficiency
California Energy Commission

Dave Ashuckian is the Director of the California Energy Commission’s Efficiency Division.

The Division is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing programs, policies, and regulations that achieve California’s energy efficiency goals. This includes efficiency standards for new buildings and appliances and achieving greater energy efficiency in existing buildings.

The Division is also responsible for implementing efficiency funding and financing programs that help public buildings and schools, including The California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39) funding for K-12 schools. Prior to his current position, Dave served as Deputy Director of the Division of Ratepayer Advocates at the California Public Utilities Commission.

Dave is a Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer.