NORESCO Leadership Team: John Evarts

Get to know our Associate Vice President, Engineering and Commissioning

John Evarts

Associate Vice President, Engineering and Commissioning

Mr. Evarts, Associate Vice President of Engineering and Commissioning, has been a part of the NORESCO team since 2002 with a primary focus on Central Plant Design and Commissioning. He has more than 30 years of experience in the engineering, construction, commissioning, and operations of energy conservation projects. His expertise is in the design, installation, startup, and testing of a wide range of Central Utility Plants, Cogeneration Systems, Microgrids, HVAC Retrofits & Control Systems.

Mr. Evarts is responsible for NORESCO’s Central Plant Design group and NORESCO’s Commissioning group. He leads these highly trained engineers and commissioning agents who design and commission a broad array of complex mechanical and electrical systems in commercial, institutional, and industrial facilities. Under his leadership, this team has refined their approach over hundreds of Design-Build projects and dozens of Central Utility Plant Projects. Mr. Evarts has participated in the development and implementation of hundreds of energy conservation projects for Federal and private sector customers throughout the United States as well as several projects in Cuba and Japan.

LEED AP and Certified Energy Manager credentialed, Mr. Evarts earned an AS in Mechanical Engineering at Vermont Technical College and is a Registered Professional Engineer in Vermont.



NORESCO helps customers create modern, sustainable and healthy buildings, campuses and communities, while saving energy and water, and optimizing operational and capital budgets. NORESCO is also a leader in the effort to address the modern energy infrastructure challenges facing the nation and our world, including decarbonization, electrification, grid flexibility, sustainability and resiliency. Through its projects, NORESCO has guaranteed more than $5 billion in energy and operating cost savings at more than 10,000 facilities throughout the U.S. and abroad, while reducing customer CO2 emissions by more than 25 million metric tons, equivalent to planting 1.4 million acres of forest.

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