Michael Chang

Michael Chang

Deputy Program Manager
Hawaii Energy
Michael Chang brings a broad range of energy experience gained from 18 years in the energy industry, working for Hawaiian Electric Company, Johnson Controls and now Hawaii Energy. He has helped businesses and federal agencies identify ways to cut energy costs, implement energy-saving actions and achieve energy efficiency goals. Michael has served as Honolulu branch manager and service manager at Johnson Controls as well as commercial energy efficiency program manager and federal account executive at Hawaiian Electric Company. Michael holds a mechanical engineering degree and an MBA from the University of Hawaii. He is past-president of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Hawaii Chapter. At his previous position, Michael planned and implemented $20 million in energy efficiency projects for city, state and federal facilities; each project saved at least 30% in energy use.