Jim Lucas is a Market Development Manager for the Southern California Gas Company. One of his group’s missions is to support, promote and further develop the biogas market by educating customers on the benefits of renewable natural gas and how to create value from their organic waste. Jim’s team also manages SoCalGas’ Biogas Conditioning/Upgrading Services Tariff, the Compression Services Tariff, and the Distributed Energy Resources Tariff.
Since starting with SoCalGas 22 years ago, Jim has held a variety of positions relating to Product Development, Project Management, Energy Efficiency, Pipeline Operations, Financial Analysis, and Engineering on both the regulated and unregulated sides of the business.
Jim received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California at Santa Barbara and his Masters of Business Administration from California State University, Fullerton. Jim is also a registered Professional Mechanical Engineer in the State of California.