Authors

Whit Fulton is the founder and CEO of ConnectDER™. ConnectDER devices enable easy, safe, low-cost, and rapid connection of distributed energy resources (DERs) to the power grid, via a connection to a collar that installs between the electric meter and meter socket. Whit founded ConnectDER™ to give inventors a place to solve meaningful problems and...

Melissa Stark is a Managing Director at Accenture with over 26 years of experience in the utilities and broader energy industry focusing on R&D/technology, investment and decision support, and operations and supply chain.  Melissa is Accenture’s Global Lead for Renewables focusing on wind, solar, hydropower, batteries, renewable gas, and hydrogen.   She has authored more than...

Mona Dajani is Global Chair of Energy & Infrastructure and Partner, Pillsbury Law.

Danish Sunasra is a recent mechanical engineering UG who likes to read, write, and learn about the Energy Industry, be it the politics, or technology, or the economy. He is looking to work in the energy efficiency sector and aid the effort to combat climate change. Follow him on Linkedin – Danish Sunasra

Jennifer Cornejo is a Senior Associate in the Environmental and Natural Resources Practice Group of the Houston office of Vinson & Elkins.  Her practice focuses on identifying and managing allocation of environmental risks identified in the course of business transactions, including those related to environmental permitting, regulatory compliance, and remedial issues.  She also routinely advises...

Matthew T. Dobbins is a Partner in the Environmental and Natural Resources Practice Group of the Houston office of Vinson & Elkins.  His practice focuses on environmental risk management, particularly in the context of large M&A transactions, project financings, and other investment opportunities.  He frequently counsels clients on complex regulatory issues arising from infrastructure development,...

Lucia Woo is an Environmental Planner at LaBella Associates, DPC, a full-service engineering firm with renewable energy service offerings from pre-development to post-construction phase.

Dr. Laura Sherman is the President of Michigan EIBC and IEI. She most recently served as the organization’s Vice President for Policy Development and as a Senior Consultant at 5 Lakes Energy. In that capacity, she supported Michigan EIBC’s policy platform, including ongoing regulatory engagement at the Michigan Public Service Commission, policy initiatives, and legislative efforts.

Stella Damstra is a freelance copywriter for ClimateLaunchpad, the global green business ideas competition currently running in 58 countries. Fixing climate change, one start-up at a time.

Priya Aggarwal works in cleantech in the Bay Area and writes on topics related to the environment, energy and climate change. She tweets at @priyaggarwal28.