Energy Manager of Sutter Health
Wayne Bader, PE is the Energy Manager of Sutter Health. A registered Professional Engineer, he guides energy procurement, energy efficiency, emissions reduction and reporting strategies and activities for the healthcare system. Wayne’s background includes energy efficiency project development for engineering consulting firms; facility improvements in commercial, public housing, military, manufacturing and health care sectors; physical integrity engineering for a natural gas transmission pipeline; and sustainability consulting on products and processes for enhanced human and environmental health outcomes. Wayne is particularly interested in solutions that simultaneously reduce environmental emissions, improve operations and maintenance, and modernize facilities while reducing operating costs. This combination provides the best value to facility owners, the local community, and all stakeholders.
In early 2018 Sutter Health of California began an initiative to install on-site PV at six campuses as part of a pilot project intended to select a solar developer for their wider portfolio. This initiative was launched in an effort to meet Sutter Health’s emissions reduction goals by increasing the amount of renewable energy at […]