Ashley Downes

For the last decade, Ashley Downes has spent her career helping establish Bernhard’s retro-commissioning service line and now spends countless hours traveling across the United States as a steward for healthcare facilities working to save them energy costs. She is currently a director in Bernhard’s engineering division. Her team focuses on hospitals and medical centers, which during the COVID-19 pandemic have been asked to do more and stretch their facility capabilities further. With Ashley’s guidance, they can make strategic systems improvements, shift use and utility, reconsider scheduled maintenance and see savings in utility spend.


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Commissioning May 3, 2022

Retro-commissioning taboo: The ugly truth of savings degradation and what to do about it

Evaluating and adjusting energy systems can enable a healthcare facility to focus on its mission: patient care.

By Ashley Downes
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