Mick Wasco

Installation Energy Manager

Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar

Mick Wasco is the Installation Energy Manager at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar. He is responsible for the installation’s energy and water efficiency, renewable, security, and behavior programs. Altogether, he ensures that MCAS Miramar achieves the energy and water requirements mandated by Congress and the President. At MCAS Miramar, the assets managed include over 1.5 MW of distributed PV systems, a 3.2 MW PPA for landfill power, central HVAC control system, advanced metering, a base-wide reclaimed water utility network, and smart irrigation controllers. The program has amounted to over $30M in projects over the last 3 years, and operates at an annual utility budget of $13M per year. Mick has a BS in Structural Engineering from the University of California, San Diego and is a licensed as a Professional Engineer in California for Civil.