Project Experience

Program Planning

  • Project manage California¬†utility efforts to select and contract with third-party energy efficiency program administrators (2008 to present).
  • Managed development of comprehensive gas, electric and demand response utility portfolios with annual budgets exceeding $60 million.

Demand Response

  • Wrote, on behalf of Minnesota investor-owned utilities, analysis of role Aggregators of Retail Customers (ARCs) should play in Minnesota (MN PUC¬†Docket No. E-999/CI-09-1449).
  • Supported utility participation in Midwest ISO Demand Response Working Group.
  • Managed regulatory aspects for large utility’s demand response program – portfolio of more than 1,000 MW of controllable load.

Regulatory Proceedings

  • Supported California utility energy efficiency Business Plan filings.
  • Wrote witness testimony supporting energy efficiency program filings in California, Minnesota, Colorado, New Mexico, and South Dakota.
  • Managed multiple large utility energy efficiency and demand response program regulatory filings.
  • Supported California utilities’ 2013-2017 energy efficiency program filings.

Integrated Resource Planning

  • Managed development and filing of energy efficiency and demand response portions of multiple Integrated Resource Plans – included cost effectiveness modelling.

Energy Efficiency Shareholder Incentives

  • Wrote witness testimony and developed utility energy efficiency shareholder incentive strategies.
  • Managed utility efforts to obtain regulatory approval for recovery of more than $50 million in shareholder incentives.