About Iconergy

Iconergy is a company comprising experienced energy engineering and design build professionals who have come together through their shared commitment to excellence in program and project management—not just technical skills and delivery. Too often energy engineering and design/build firms (and the individuals that work for them), believe that having the right technical answer is enough. It's not.
Iconergy is founded on the principle that how customers are treated and cared for is just as important as the BTUs being calculated correctly or that projects are delivered on time and on budget.

Contact Iconergy today to experience this philosophy first-hand.


Doug Hargrave, GGA, CEM - President

Doug’s energy management and sustainability work began in the mid-1990s as a junior engineer working with pioneers of the industry. Through his work on public policy, government and utility programs, as well as individual projects, Doug has experience in all facets of energy management and sustainability as it applies to the commercial and industrial sectors.
At Iconergy, Doug shapes programs and projects by developing and refining our clients’ goals, and then guiding Iconergy’s overall performance in meeting or exceeding those goals. In addition, Doug directly manages select programs and projects, including government (federal, state, local) and utility energy efficiency programs, diversified energy management programs and projects for large commercial and industrial entities, and performance contracts. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis as well as a variety of industry certifications in energy management, sustainability, and process efficiency.


Carl Hurst, P.E. -Director of Business Development

Carl brings extensive experience in developing and implementing sustainable and efficient operational improvement projects for public and private sector customers. Throughout his career, he and his teams have been responsible for energy efficiency, renewables, and performance contracting projects totaling over $500M. At Iconergy, Carl focuses on business development, primarily through shaping performance contracting, renewables, and design-build projects. Carl has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado State University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Colorado. He is a past Co-Chair of the Colorado Energy Services Coalition. Carl’s 30+ years of experience working with customers in the energy industry in Colorado and nationally help to ensure that we exceed our clients’ expectations on every project.



Erik Jeannette, P.E., CCP - Director of Engineering

Erik has more than 20 years of experience in the energy efficiency industry. He holds both Bachelor and Master’s degrees in building systems engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Prior to practicing as a building commissioning and energy efficiency consultant he successfully engineered and programmed building automation solutions.
As Iconergy’s Director of Engineering Erik leads Iconergy’s engineering teams and provides management and technical expertise on a variety of projects, including retro-commissioning, monitoring based commissioning, controls design, energy modeling and M&V projects. Throughout his career he has made energy efficiency and facility operations the focus of his work, and he enjoys working on projects that push the envelope of energy efficiency and control strategies. Erik is an established industry leader and controls design engineer who has served many K-12, university, hospital, federal, and Fortune 500 industrial and commercial clients.


Pete Salmon, P.E., CxA, BCxP, LEED AP - Commissioning Team Lead

Pete combines his technical expertise with a proactive communication style to provide his clients with best-in-class service. Pete has over a decade experience in commissioning new and existing buildings for a wide range of industries, including K-12, laboratories, higher education local and state government, and healthcare. His clients appreciate his reliability, responsiveness, and commitment to advancing their mission-critical agendas. He is able to integrate with complex project teams and serve as a facilitator to ensure high performance for buildings at the time of project completion. He provides hands-on support to align the diverse priorities of owners, engineers, design teams, occupants, and contractors and he sets expectations with clients and teams early in the project and regularly discusses any changes needed as construction progresses. Pete has an established reputation for excellence and for earning repeat business with many clients. Pete has a Masters in Building Science from the University of Colorado and a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Science and Technology from James Madison University.

Scott Shulda

Scott Shulda, CEM, Director of Design Build Operations

Scott brings over 20 years of experience in providing clients a fully integrated approach to development, design, and construction services that advances project success. With Scott’s design and construction background he also brings extensive experience in risk management, project incentive programs and financial modeling. Scott’s work has mainly focused on energy and sustainable projects including energy performance contracting, turnkey design-build projects, renewable energy, and other non-traditional financial based projects. Throughout his career Scott’s main emphasis has been to work on technically challenging projects with performance-based outcomes that drive improved organizational energy and operational efficiencies. Scott has a proven track record of successful customers many of which include State, K-12, Higher Education, municipal, and private commercial clients. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering from the University of Kansas, a Master of Business Administration from Baker University, and is a Certified Energy Manager.


Lianne Elkins, CPA, Controller

Lianne started as an auditor in Big 4 public accounting and has held various executive finance and accounting rolls over her 30+ year career. Her passion is to share her knowledge and provide advice and guidance to Iconergy in all their economic, financial and accounting matters. Lianne is well-versed in the enterprise resource planning and project management industry, which enables her to provide and ensures accurate and timely monthly close activities and oversee the financial health of the Company. This benefits the client as she has active insight into on-going project expenses and eliminates the need to reconcile long after project completion. Each individual project gets the unique attention they require to assure tasks are properly billed and expensed. She continues to add value by streamlining and implementing process improvements to better meet the needs of Iconergy and our clients as the market continues to evolve. She graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Our Team

Iconergy has an experienced team of engineers, construction managers and professionals who average more than 15 years of experience each. All of our team members share a commitment to technical expertise and unparalleled customer service.