Hello world!

Hello world! My name is Matt Doiron and I’m a bit late to the scene with this blogging thing, but I will try to make up for it. I’m a mechanical/building engineer who specializes in building energy efficiency, energy modelling and solar energy.

I’ve worked for about 5 years modelling the energy use patterns of buildings and proposing ways to make them more efficient. I also have a Masters degree in Building Engineering, which involved studying the energy performance of a low-energy, solar house.

I intend to post on various topics related to areas that I know about and that I feel strongly about. I don’t pretend to have all the answers and some issues simply don’t have good solutions today, but the more we discuss them the better off we’ll be. Continue reading