Advisory Board

The advisory board of Energy Management Consulting Group (EMCG) is a cluster of individuals who bring unique experience that complement the knowledge and skills of EMCG management team, hence help guide our strategies more effectively.

Dawei Zhou, PhD, PE

Dr. Zhou is a Senior Director at E.ON, a global Fortune 15 company, heading the Transmission and Market Department to conduct transmission planning, renewable energy interconnections, smart grid implementations, energy storage application and energy market fundamental analysis, transmission service procurement, competitive power market insights and NERC compliance. He has over 12 years of experience in consulting environment for major North American electric utilities and fortune 500 companies for variety of project in the power system and renewable industry, Read more...

Joseph Menasce, PE

Mr. Menasce is the Principal of JEM Consulting Engineers. He is a New York State licensed Professional Engineer with more than three decades of experience in the design of building services, including energy modeling and load calculations.Read more...

Lucio Mesquita, PhD

Dr. Mesquita is the Principal of Thermosol Consulting. His areas of expertise are solar thermal market analysis and policy, technology evaluation and development, solar cooling, and training. As a mechanical engineer, he has worked on the design and commissioning of more than 180 commercial solar thermal projects in several countries. Read more...

Mirza M. Shah, PhD, PE

Dr. Shah is a New York State Professional Engineer. He has been active in research, design, and analysis in many areas of mechanical engineering. These include heat transfer, fluid flow, HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, fire protection, energy conservation, and renewable energy systems.

He is well-known on national and international levels for the development of general predictive techniques for heat transfer during boiling and condensation which are widely used in the industry and are included in most reference books. His other researches include cooling of inlet air for turbines and engines, solar power plants, ice making machines, thermal energy storage, and many other applications. He has over 75 publications including research papers and chapters in engineering handbooks. Read more...