Mark Lane joined THG Energy’s management team as Executive Vice President of Demand Response Services in January 2013. Lane is recognized as a pioneer in the field of demand response and holds patents pertaining to ADR technology and its application. Mr. Lane’s background includes over 29 years of experience in building automation, thermal dynamics and energy management. He has held the position of: President for RTP Controls, an automated demand response provider; Division President for Micro Thermo, a subsidiary of United Technology; and Director of Sales for Emerson Climate Technologies. Lane’s other patents include a unique secondary refrigerated case design, now used in many of today’s supermarkets. Lane invented THG’s automated demand response system, including both hardware and software design.