Danielle Piluso will join Niagara College on February 19 as the new Energy Manager.
The two-year position is funded through an Embedded Energy Manager incentive grant that will see the Ontario Power Authority and Welland Hydro pay the salary for the position if certain targets are met.
Piluso is a recent graduate of McMaster University with a professional engineer designation and a passion for sustainability. For the past five years, she has worked at Maple Leaf Foods, where she implemented projects to improve energy efficiency.
At NC, Piluso will assess and identify areas where NC can improve its energy efficiency, and help to develop educational campaigns to reduce NC’s energy consumption.