Senior Energy Analyst
Bennett works in the Energy + Sustainability department where he provides energy consulting services on a variety of projects relating to the implementation of energy retrofits in existing buildings and construction of new high-performance buildings. Bennett prepares energy feasibility studies for new construction and retrofits and works with design and construction teams to ensure compliance with programs or third-party standards such as Energy Star, Passive House, EGC, and NYSERDA NCP, among other things. Before joining Taitem, Bennett ran his own home performance company and also directed two Heat Smart NY Programs where he worked to simplify building owner access to clean energy incentives, technical information, and installation contractors. Bennett has a BS in Natural Resources from the University of Michigan and an MS in Landscape Ecology from Duke University.