The Team

Carlos Lopez, Sr.

Principal

Carlos E. Lopez, Sr. - Principal

Mr. Lopez is Ecom-Energy’s Principal. Prior to joining the Ecom-Energy Team, Carlos Sr. was responsible for developing and implementing integrated energy solutions for commercial, institutional and industrial clients at NORESCO, an Equitable Resources Company. His responsibilities included orchestrating energy efficiency programs, including demand-side management, performance contracting, information services and financial options.

Previously, Mr. Lopez was Manager – San Diego Region for AES New Energy. In this position, Mr. Lopez was responsible for working with clients to develop and implement energy initiatives associated with the deregulation of the electricity marketplace – including competitive direct access, distributed generation and information technology.

Mr. Lopez has worked extensively with healthcare providers and is a member of the California Society of Healthcare Engineering (CSHE), where he has given numerous presentations and seminars on the deregulation of the electricity market in California.

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Carlos Lopez, II

Associate Principal
Certifications: REP, CEP, BEP, CSDP

Carlos E. Lopez, II - Associate Principal

Mr. Lopez II is Ecom-Energy’s Associate Principal. Carlos is a member of AEE (Association of Energy Engineers) and CSHE (California Society of Healthcare Engineers), where he earned his CEP (Certified Energy Procurement Professional), REP (Renewable Energy Professional), BEP (Business Energy Professional), and CSDP (Certified Sustainability Development Professional) designations.

Mr. Lopez II joins Ecom-Energy after completing a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and a Minor in Biblical Studies from Barclay College in Kansas, where he also played soccer. Prior to finishing his education, Carlos II was a Case Administrator at Judicate West, one of the leading Alternative Dispute Resolution firms in California.

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Ryan De La Cruz

Director of Business Development
Certifications: REP, CEP, CMVP

Ryan De La Cruz - Director of Business Development

Mr. De La Cruz is Ecom-Energy’s Director of Business Development. Ryan is a member of AEE (Association of Energy Engineers) and CSHE (California Society of Healthcare Engineers), where he earned his REP (Renewable Energy Professional), CEP (Certified Energy Procurement Professional), and CMVP (Certified Measurement & Verification Professional) designations.

Prior to joining Ecom-Energy, Ryan was Principal of Omega Media – a marketing firm specializing in web design and development. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Management from California State University, Fullerton.

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Wesley Haugen

Manager, Projects & Procurement

Wesley Haugen - Manager, Projects & Procurement

Mr. Haugen is Ecom-Energy’s Senior Project Manager. Wesley comes to Ecom-Energy with over 15 years of experience in Finance & Commercial Real Estate. During his tenure, Wesley held assorted positions responsible for asset management protection, appraisal management, financial market review, policy creation, credit worthiness assistance and was a California State Licensed Real Estate Agent, Real Estate Appraiser and member of the Appraisal Institute.

Mr. Haugen attended California State University, Fullerton earning a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with an emphasis on Finance.


Matthew Dietz

EnerVisor Software Manager

Matthew Dietz - EnerVisor Software Manager

Mr. Dietz is the EnerVisor Software Manager for Ecom-Energy. Matthew comes to Ecom-Energy with over 11 years of experience in software and code development and implementation. He is a Microsoft Certified Specialist and worked as a certified teacher for Excel and data management. Prior to joining Ecom-Energy, Mr. Dietz served as the Principal System Administrator focusing on Network Engineering, and a Program Analyst within the Tustin Unified School District.

Matt received a PhD in Astrophysics from Chapman University after attending Hope International University and earning a Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies.

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Tiffini Dietz

Energy Analyst

Tiffini Dietz - Energy Analyst

Ms. Dietz is Ecom-Energy’s Energy Analyst. Tiffini comes to Ecom-Energy with several years’ experience in the health care industry along with an expansive IT background specializing in programing and data management.

Ms. Dietz attended Ohio Christian University graduating highest honors with a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry and Leadership. She also attended Southern New Hampshire University majoring in Creative Writing.

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Kirk Hampton

Director of Engineering

Kirk Hampton - Director of Engineering

Prior to joining the Ecom-Energy Team, Mr. Hampton spent 35+ years in the energy services industry selling, developing, implementing and monitoring energy services performance and retrofit contracts and projects. Positions included national, vice president, and regional management positions with Honeywell, Johnson Controls, New Energy Ventures, and several other private firms.

Furthermore, Kirk serves as a Certified Construction Quality Control Manager with extensive experience in the Federal Markets.


Dilip R. Limaye

Founder/Senior Advisor

Dilip Limaye - Founder/Senior Advisor

Mr. Limaye is Ecom-Energy’s Senior Advisor. Mr. Limaye was formerly President of SRC International (SRCI), a worldwide research and consulting firm specializing in efficient management and utilization of electricity, gas and other natural resources. In this position, Mr. Limaye directed a number of pioneering projects related to energy efficiency, demand-side management (DSM), on-site generation and cogeneration, energy service companies (ESCOs) and integrated resource planning (IRP).

Mr. Limaye was also the Founder and President of the International Energy Services Company (INTESCO), the first multinational ESCO. He guided INTESCO’s activities in Asia, Eastern Europe and Australia for 4 years. He has provided consulting services and technical assistance related to business strategies, financial plans, start-up and operation to 12 utility affiliated ESCOs in the U.S., Canada, and Sweden.