Victor Franco

Principal Scientific Engineering Associate
(510) 486-5147

Victor H. Franco is a Principal Scientific Engineering Associate for the Energy Efficiency Standards Group at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Victor is currently working on the standards for consumer water heaters, consumer furnaces, consumer boilers, commercial furnaces, pool heaters, and direct heating equipment products, as well as the test procedures for residential furnaces and boilers.

Victor has 19 years of experience in standards and test procedures for consumer furnaces and boilers, consumer water heaters, furnace fans, pool heaters, direct heating equipment, clothes dryers, room air conditioners, hearth products, commercial boilers, commercial furnaces, and commercial water heaters.

In addition, he develops life-cycle cost analysis and national impact analysis methodology, and analytical tools spreadsheets for these products in support of the DOE's standards rulemaking process.