James serves at the Chair of the BCSEA Vancouver Chapter Steering Committee. Together they are building a community and a movement around renewable energy generation, energy efficiency and conservation, and low carbon/zero emissions transportation. James is passionate about creating a socially just, environmentally sustainable future for BC and believes technology will help smooth our transition to a 100% fossil-fuel free energy system.
A mechanical engineer by training, James works for a small consulting firm focused on building retrofit projects to reduce energy consumption and power demand.
James is an avid cyclist and has a great personal interest in the future of transportation in BC and the role of active transportation in cities. When he’s not working or volunteering, James can be found on his bicycle, often on his way to a brewery or a campsite near Vancouver.