Mary Ann Piette

Scientific Division Director
(510) 486-6286

Mary Ann Piette is a Senior Scientist, Director of the Building Technology and Urban Systems Division and Senior Science Advisor to the Associate Lab Director of Energy Technologies Area at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She oversees LBNL's building energy research activities with the US Department of Energy and over 25 other R&D sponsors. She is also the Director of the Demand Response Research Center. Mary Ann's work involves developing and evaluating new technology and building components, controls, operations, simulation, whole building and electric load shape analysis and behavior. She is also lead researcher at LBNL on the automated demand response technology. Mary Ann has authored over 90 peer reviewed publications related to energy efficiency and demand response and has worked at LBNL since 1983. She has a MS in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley and a Licentiate in Building Services Engineering from the Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden.

Publications

2014

Piette, Mary Ann, Sila Kiliccote, and Girish Ghatikar. "Field Experience with and Potential for Multi-time Scale Grid Transactions from Responsive Commercial Buildings." ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Asilomar Convention Center, Pacific Grove, CA, 2014. LBNL-185827.

2013

2012

Kiliccote, Sila, Mary Ann Piette, James D Fine, Oren Schetrit, Junqiao Han Dudley, and Heather Langford. "LEED Demand Response Credit: A Plan for Research towards Implementation." 2012 Greenbuild Conference & Expo. San Francisco, CA, 2012. LBNL-6014E.
Piette, Mary Ann, Jessica Granderson, Michael Wetter, and Sila Kiliccote. "Responsive and Intelligent Building Information and Control for Low-Energy and Optimized Grid Integration." ACEEE 2012 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, August 12-17, 2012. Pacific Grove, CA, 2012. LBNL-5662E.

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