Bryan Jungers conducts research on emerging, energy-efficient, and distributed energy resource technologies. His main areas of expertise lie in electric vehicles, electric motors, batteries and energy storage, distributed generation, controlled environment agriculture, and renewable power systems. Bryan brings to the company over 10 years of professional experience as an energy engineer and research analyst, including for the Electric Power Research Institute, California Energy Commission, and University of California at Davis. His industry knowledge, combined with hands-on experience, enable him to address member needs from a holistic, systems-oriented perspective. Bryan worked as both a research manager and product manager before entering his current role. He holds a BS in environmental engineering from Humboldt State University and an MS in civil and environmental engineering from the University of California at Davis.

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Will legacy car companies ever truly embrace EVs?

Bryan Jungers
April 12, 2021

In our first episode of PowerTalking, lead analyst Bryan Jungers chats with E Source’s chief instigation agent, Bill LeBlanc, and electric vehicle (EV) advocate Chelsea Sexton. Their rich dialogue covers the future of EVs—from car battery size to market penetration.

The what and why of technology transfer: Redefining success to meet today’s challenges

Bryan Jungers
May 13, 2020

Where do good technologies and program measures come from, and how do we know them when we see them? In this web conference, we’ll discuss environments that nurture innovation and how utilities are fostering them.

Innovation and emerging tech: Let the best idea win

Bryan Jungers
May 6, 2020

Just because something’s new doesn’t make it good. When it comes to choosing technologies for your utility programs, now is the perfect time to slow down and plan for the future you want, rather than simply accepting whatever new technologies come your way.

Transportation electrification: Are you missing the boat?

Bryan Jungers
December 24, 2019

EVs are here, but it could be decades before they dominate the market. Your utility can—and should—promote EV purchases among your customers, but what else can you do to drive transportation electrification in your territory?

From lab scale to customer sales: Innovative strategies for driving tech-transfer initiatives

Bryan Jungers
December 11, 2019

New and emerging technologies can help you revolutionize your utility’s programs and services, but technology alone cannot save you. At Forum 2019, we asked Brian Barnacle from Energy Solutions a few questions about fostering technology innovation and helping tech teams develop soft skills.