Foster Energy Management Co


 Providing our clients with the power to be independent


Professional CredentialsPhoto of Craig A. Foster, P.E.

Craig A. Foster, P.E.

Craig Foster, the Founder and President of Foster Energy Management, has over 33 years experience as an engineer and manager.  His experience spans many areas of facility design, optimization and management including Energy  Management Auditing and Implementation, Utility Management,  Building Design and Operation, Water Treatment and Waste Water Treatment Plant Design and Operation, and Solar Thermal Installations.  Craig has worked for a gas and electric utility, as an engineering consultant, and in facilities management and engineering for a major manufacturerIn addition, he has 15 years experience managing Environmental, Health, and Safety programs in an industrial setting.

Mr. Foster's depth of experience allows him to take a broad view of projects the company performs.  This broad view translates into a practical approach to each project that is sensitive to the business needs of the client.  He is dedicated to helping his clients develop their own expertise and independence as appropriate to their particular situationSuccess is measured by the development of that independence, not by the number of return engagements.


As Technical Consulatant for Ohio Interfaith Power and Light since 2011, Mr Foster has completed or supervised the completion of over 30 ASHRAE Level I, Level II, and Level III energy audits.
Led the Green Factory Activities (utilities and waste management) for a 1.8 million sq. ft. auto assembly plant with emphasis on process savings (pumping, heat recovery, etc.).

Led the ISO 14001 Certification for a 1.8 million sq. ft. auto assembly plant.

Mechanical Project Leader for construction of a 1.4 million sq. ft. automotive engine plant.

Acted as Energy Audit Project Leader for six U.S. military bases in Europe.

Developed expertise in the Building Loads and System Thermodynamics (BLAST) modeling program to analyze existing building energy use profiles.



Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Ohio
Member - Association of Energy Engineers
Member - American Society Of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers
Member - American Solar Energy Society

Full Resume available on request.

Utility Bill Analysis
Walk-thru Energy Audits
Feasibility Studies
Project Management
Waste Management