Rahul Athalye is a nationally recognized expert with more than 13 years of experience in the fields of energy efficiency, codes and standard development, and energy modeling. He has a strong publication record with 200+ citations and has built strong relationships with clients, peers, and the industry. As the Program Director of the Codes and Standards team, Mr. Athalye is responsible for overseeing projects for standards organizations, code enforcement agencies, and utilities to support their aggressive energy efficiency and carbon reduction goals. He has broad expertise and experience in analyzing national, state, and local energy codes, and synthesizing and implementing new ideas. He also contributes his time and expertise to organizations such as ASHRAE and IBPSA.