Dr William Shoard, PhD, PE, LEED AP, CEM
Dr William Shoard is the founder and Director of Engineering for Accredited Energy Consulting Services (AECS). He has 30 years experience in the HVAC industry with over 20 years in New York City. Will oversees the engineering team and is responsible for the quality of work of the energy audits performed by AECS. Being passionate about low energy buildings, Will has a wealth of engineering knowledge having performed more than 200 energy related studies for buildings in New York City. In addition Will has designed MEP systems for some of the most prestigious low energy buildings globally.
As a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of New York, a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP), a Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and a PhD in low energy buildings from the University of Manchester, Will's knowledge extends beyond AECS. He was a member of the UAE Green Building Council when debating a LEED system for the Middle East and sits on a panel at the National Academies in Washington DC evaluating renewable energy options as future revenue generation streams.