Board of Directors

Pierre Langlois, President

 

Mr. Langlois is a senior expert with over 20 years of experience in the energy sector and more specifically in the development and implementation of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects and programs in Canada and internationally. He is recognized as one of the leading international experts in the development and implementation of innovative energy efficiency financial mechanisms and in the start-up and operation of Energy Service Companies (ESCOs).

His international experience has led him to work in more than 35 countries on projects carried out or financed by international. Mr. Langlois has also worked for several important electric utilities including CEMIG (Brazil), Démász (Hungary), Électricité de France (EDF), EDP - Electricidade de Portugal (Electricity of Portugal), HEP (Croatia), Hydro-Québec, the Société Algérienne de l’Électricité et du Gaz (Sonelgaz) and the Société Tunisienne de l’Électricité et du Gaz (STEG) . Over the course of his career, he has acted as member of the board of directors for several ESCOs throughout the world and for some international organizations such as the Efficiency Valuation Organization (EVO).

His work for Econoler was recognized many times. Among others, he has received an award at the Clean Technology Award 2000, given by the Climate Technology Initiative (led by the International Energy Agency) and the OECD at the Hague convention on climate changes (COP 6)

 

Pierre Baillargeon, Vice President

 

Mr. Baillargeon is a senior expert with over 25 years of experience in many energy efficiency-related sectors. Over the last 8 years, he has also gained a vast experience in the Kyoto mechanisms through his participation in several studies, and practical projects related to carbon credits transactions, and through the development of a many PINs and PDDs.  His international experience has led him to work in more than 40 countries, on projects carried out or financed by international. He has also worked for several important electric utilities including CEMIG (Brazil), Démász (Hungary), Electricity of Portugal (EDP), HEP (Croatia), Hydro-Québec and the Société Tunisienne de l’Électricité et du Gaz (STEG).

His work for Econoler International was recognized many times. Among others, he has received an award from the Association of Consulting Engineers of Canada (ACEC) as well as an Award of Excellence from the Korean Government for a project carried out in South Korea. He has also received two awards from the Association québécoise pour la maîtrise de l’énergie and two Gala Energia for projects to increase energy efficiency in a copper smelter, which he supervised.

 

Jean Domingue, Administrator

 

Mr. Domingue is the President of XEOS Imaging Inc., a North-American leader in high-resolution digital imagery offering solutions to simplify the management of linear infrastructures and territories. 

Holder of a master’s degree in project management and having been a shareholder of a large Canadian engineering firm for many years, Mr. Domingue has contributed to the development and the setting up of a great number of consulting services firms throughout his carreer. He has particularly distinguished himself in the development of specialized market segments that combined added-value and technology.

 

Réal Laporte, Administrator

 

Mr. Laporte is a graduate from l’École Polytechnique de Montréal. Throughout his career, he has been recognized for his skills in large-scale projects management, both locally and internationally. He has worked as a project engineer with Lavalin, an internationally renowned firm, for twelve years before founding in partnership Soprin Inc., a firm that rapidly became a leader in engineering and new technologies. Mr. Laporte is now a member of several boards of directors for private businesses and community-related associations.