Address
1374 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80523

Phone
970-581-9945

Email
dan.zimmerle@colostate.edu

Website

About Daniel

Daniel Zimmerle is a Senior Research Associate in the Energy Institute at Colorado State University (CSU). Zimmerle was a principal investigator on three major studies of methane emissions in the natural gas supply chain, and for METEC, the ARPA-E MONITOR test facility at CSU.  Additionally, Zimmerle also has major research programs looking at microgrids for remote communities and the integration of distributed generation into power systems. Zimmerle also leads research programs for remote community microgrids and the integration of distributed generation into power systems. Additionally, Zimmerle has been (or is) PI on four major studies of methane emissions in the natural gas supply chain, and leads the CSU METEC test facility for the ARPA-E MONITOR program. Prior to CSU, he served as the Chief Operating Officer at Spirae, Inc. and worked 20 years at Hewlett Packard and Agilent Technologies including experience as both a division general manager and R&D manager.  He has lead organizations in several business areas, including computer systems, test systems, and consumer products.  Organizations included personnel in the US, Ireland, Singapore and other countries.

He holds a BSME and MSME from North Dakota State University.

Expertise

electric power systems, rural electrification in the developing world, methane emissions