Jeff Trirogoff is President of Elements of Earth and Energy (EEE, Inc.) in Moorpark, CA (www.CALLeee.com)
Jeff graduated UCLA in 1993, in Business Economics and was inspired by Milton Friedman in his micro- and macro-economics classes. He works as a consultant in energy efficiency, water conservation and alternative energy, specializing in Photovoltaics and Advanced Energy Storage. He is fluent in solar technology and certified as a Photovoltaic Installation Professional with NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners). Since 2010, he has been trouble shooting residential and commercial photovoltaic and energy management systems. He continues to volunteer his time as a team leader for Grid Alternatives, a non-profit solar company, installing solar systems on low income family homes in Los Angeles and Ventura County. He spent 5 years as the trainer and mentor in energy efficiency, water conservation and alternative energy for Southern California Edison, Southern California Gas Company, ICF International and the Energy UpgradeTM program (EUC) from 2012-2016. He has continually inspired builders and contractors to go beyond the code in the Energy Efficiency Standards for each and every house they build or upgrade and provide the best, most up-to-date and energy efficient houses possible. He has an integrated systems approach, believing that, “the house and all of its components work as a system – a symbiotic relationship, with all aspects working together based on proper design and installation.” Since, 2016, he has been the construction manager of the largest affordable, residential subdivisions for farmers in California, consisting of 40 homes certified as Zero Net Energy by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) all electric with solar PV; Water Sense, Energy Star and Indoor airPLUS by Environmental Protection Agency’ LEED Platinum by U.S. Green Building Council; Energy Star for Homes; and Energy Builders’ Challenge Program. Since 2013, Jeff has been involved in designing and building residential and commercial Hydroponic and Aquaponic systems/gardens/farms to grow fresh, healthy, aromatic, delicious local fruits, vegetables and nuts full of vitamins, minerals and proteins, both indoors and outdoors. Jeff lives with his beautiful wife in Moorpark, CA.