Dave Ashuckian - Deputy Director
Efficiency Division

Dave Ashuckian is the deputy 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. These include 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, Mr. Ashuckian served as deputy director of the Division of Ratepayer Advocates (Office of Ratepayer Advocates) at the California Public Utilities Commission. Mr. Ashuckian is a registered professional mechanical engineer.