Loudoun County Public Schools - Energy Specialist 2

Mr. Mike Barancewicz

Energy Specialist | Loudoun County Public Schools | Ashburn, Virginia

Loudoun County Public Schools
Ashburn, Virginia

Mr. Mike Barancewicz

Energy Specialist

Mr. Mike Barancewicz, CEM CEP CSDP CDSM CEA, has 26 years of energy experience. He worked with Dominion Virginia Power for 16 years and has served LCPS 10 years. He served as a BOMA Tidewater Region Vice President. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Old Dominion University.

Mr. Barancewicz sits on the Board for the Virginia Energy Purchasing Governmental Association and Chairs the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Committee. He participates on the Metropolitan Washington Council of Government’s Energy Advisory Committee and is an alternate for the Climate Energy & Environment Policy Committee.

Virginia - Loudoun County Public Schools - Energy Specialist 2

Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS), the fourth largest school district in the Commonwealth of Virginia, serves more than 60,000 students across 10 high schools, 13 middle schools, 51 elementary schools, a technology center, and an alternative education school, representing over 9.1 million square feet.

LCPS received ENERGY STAR recognition for showing continued dedication to improving its energy efficiency while educating students about the importance of being good environmental stewards.

Key achievements include:

  • Earning ENERGY Star Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award in 2014, 2013 & 2012 and Partner of the Year in 2010 & 2011.
  • Performing energy audits at four schools and identifying and resolving more than 190 issues, reducing district annual utility expenses by $86,000 in these four schools alone.
  • Earning ENERGY STAR Leaders recognition in January 2010 for improving its portfolio-wide energy efficiency by 10 percent.
  • Earning the ENERGY STAR for 24 buildings in 2009 for a total of 25.
  • Virginia School Board Association Certified Green Schools 2011, First Place Winner (Student population 10,001 and up), Platinum Certification

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