John R. Puskar, PE., has been practicing in the energy area for nearly 40 years. Mr. Puskar’s focus has been industrial fuels, combustion, boilers, and steam systems. Mr. Puskar is a licensed Mechanical Engineer in 6 states. Mr. Puskar is a co-author of AEE’s Certified Industrial Energy Practitioner Program and a CEM (Certified Energy Manager). Mr. Puskar has done more than 200 commercial and industrial energy audits over his career. Mr. Puskar’s body of energy-related work includes performance contracting with industrial clients on boiler and chiller retrofit projects.
Mr. Puskar is also the founder of CEC Combustion Services. This firm provided risk management audits, training, retrofits, and gas hazards management in more than 30 countries. Mr. Puskar grew the firm from himself in the upstairs of his house to 43 people and over $10MM in annual sales before selling the firm in 2011.