Jose Rivero Brings Beyond Efficiency to Truckee

Beyond Efficiency Truckee

Jose Rivero brings Beyond Efficiency’s mission to empower people to create enduring human-centered buildings to Truckee.  After a decade of designing and building Zero Net Energy in the Bay, it was time to plant his young family in the mountains and embrace the challenge of decarbonizing Truckee’s building stock.

Beyond Efficiency (BE) was founded in Berkeley by Katy Hollbacher in 2009 to provide technical consulting services for high-performance building projects. The BE team specializes in commercial, educational, mixed-use, multifamily and single-family residential projects and provides a full suite of energy modeling, systems consulting, engineering, green certification and rating services including: energy modeling + optimization; audits + benchmarking; mechanical systems guidance + engineering; enclosure durability analysis + detailing; low-water plumbing design; passive house + zero energy consulting; LEED + GreenPoint Rated rating + consulting; and specialized technical training for building professionals. Please call Jose at 530-208-5716 or visit for more information.