• Collectively shared in the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize, awarded to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and former U.S. Vice President Albert Arnold (Al) Gore Jr. for work on climate change

    • Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), 2006 Energy Project of the Year (International)

    • Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), Bay Area Chapter: Appropriate Technology Champion of 2005 (USA)

    • Home Energy Saver and Home Energy Score website (Project leader)

    • Building Commissioning Association, Benner Award for research on the value of building commissioning (2021)

    • EETD Identity Brochure: Society for Technical Communications, Northern California chapter. "Technical Publications/Promotional Materials" (Project Leader) [PDF]

    • Berkeley Lab Director’s Award for Exceptional Achievement - Societal Impact - Home Energy Scoring Tool (2013)