Arlington, VA (February 10, 2015) – GHT Limited (GHT), a leading DC metro area mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering firm, congratulates Principal Jeffrey Salay, PE, CEM, LEED AP on earning his Certified Energy Manager (CEM) credential from the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE).

According to AEE, the CEM certification “recognizes individuals who have demonstrated high levels of experience, competence, proficiency, and ethical fitness in the energy management profession.” AEE’s web site also states that the credential “has gained industry-wide use as the standard for qualifying energy professionals both in the United States and abroad. It is recognized by the U.S. Department of Energy, the Office of Federal Energy Management Programs (FEMP), and the U.S. Agency for International Development, as well as by numerous state energy offices, major utilities, corporations and energy service companies.”

About Jeffrey Salay, PE, CEM, LEED AP
Jeffrey Salay partners with building owners and operators to develop solutions for long-term energy efficiency. His focus is developing energy management strategies that can reduce the impact that building energy use has on the environment.

As Section Head of Building Energy Services in GHT’s Operations and Energy Services (OES) studio, Jeffrey leads the firm’s efforts to provide ENERGY STAR® benchmarking services, conduct ASHRAE energy audits and other energy studies, and design energy efficiency upgrades. He also applies two decades of experience as a mechanical engineer to support the design of high performance systems for commercial, government, residential, educational, and senior care facilities.

A Professional Engineer, Certified Energy Manager (CEM), and LEED Accredited Professional, Jeffrey earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland. He is a member of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). Jeffrey earned a certificate of training on The Commonwealth of Virginia Construction and Professional Services Manual (CPSM) from the Bureau of Capital Outlay Management (BCOM).

About GHT Limited
GHT helps optimize building performance. We provide sustainable mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering services for commercial office buildings, tenant interiors, and government properties, as well as institutional, hospitality, and mission critical environments. GHT's areas of expertise include MEP system design, commissioning, building energy services, and real estate advisory services. Based in Arlington, VA, GHT is one of the largest locally owned and headquartered MEP consultants in the Washington D.C. metro area. Since our founding in 1965, GHT has remained on the leading edge of technology to deliver sustainable MEP engineering solutions that balance comfort, efficiency, and purpose.

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