Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Division


Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Division members are professionals who are currently involved in the areas of energy efficiency and renewable energy. Division members are often leading the execution of energy efficiency measures and the transition to renewable energy.

The Division’s purpose is to advance all aspects of renewable energy engineering and energy efficiency, both on the demand and supply sides for supporting sustainable clean energy. The main focus includes energy generation and storage, and energy efficiency, in context of the Paris Accord, which limits global warming to 2 degrees Celsius with a target of 1.5 degrees.

Learn how to Become a Member of the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Division
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Current Division Executive

Names, positions, and contact information for the current Division Executive.

Name Position
Mr. Seamus Frain, P.Eng. Chair
Mr. Ross Johnson, P.Eng. Vice Chair
Mr. Matt Harper, P.Eng. Past Chair
Mr. Nelson Lee, P.Eng. Secretary
Dr. Mahda Jahromi, P.Eng. Treasurer
Ms. Leya Behra, P.Eng. Communications
Mr. James Allen, P.Eng. Member at Large
Ms. Adrienne Patterson, EIT Member at Large
Dr. Abbas Nikbakht, EIT Member at Large

Become a Member

Membership Fees:

What Amount
Engineers and Geoscientists BC professional members and non-members of the association $26.25
Engineers and Geoscientists BC members-in-training and student members $15.75
Engineers and Geoscientists BC Life Members Free (as of January 1, 2018)

Only division members may vote or hold executive positions. All members receive discounts on division sponsored events.

How to Register:

To register, please visit Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Division Registration (you will be prompted to login with your 6-digit user ID and password).


If you have an interesting suggestion for a tour or a presentation idea, the Division would like to hear from you. Please contact the Communications Coordinator with your ideas.

Upcoming Events

Tour of the Avalon Battery Manufacturing Facility
Thursday, November 22, 2018 – Vancouver, BC

What is the role of advanced battery technologies to develop revolutionary industrial and commercial products? What technologies support which applications and how do they support market transformation to energy efficiency and lower carbon economy? Participate in a presentation and facilitated tour to gain insight into these questions and network with fellow professionals from the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Division.

Register Online

Previous Events

Presentation materials, photos, and other event-related information will be listed at a later date.


To join the discussion, please visit: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy LinkedIn Group. Division members are encouraged to share relevant articles, local events, code and standards updates, and technology advancements.