VP, Sustainability and Managing Director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability

Trane Technologies

Scott Tew is the VP of Sustainability and Managing Director of the Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability (CEES) at Trane Technologies, which is responsible for forward-looking sustainability initiatives aimed at reducing resource demand of products and minimizing resource use within company facilities. In addition, Scott serves as a featured speaker and thought leader in linking public policy, economic impacts and sustainability. His recent efforts have led to the development of world-class initiatives including the creation of a green product portfolio, personalized employee engagement, unique research on unmet needs in the green space, and sustainability-related solution concepts like building a $300 house. Prior to this role, Scott led high profile programs to advocate for energy efficiency, green buildings and global greenhouse gas emissions standards and policies. He plays key roles in several important groups including: the Alliance to Save Energy; the North Carolina New Schools Energy & Sustainability Council; and the U.S. and India Green Building Councils. Scott holds graduate and undergraduate degrees in environmental science and ecology from Livingston University.