ABB_id2059
in News Departments > People
print the content item

Summit Blue Consulting LLC, a provider of utility and energy consulting services, has appointed Frank Stern as principal. Stern, who will lead work in the areas of utility resource planning, climate change policy analysis and renewable resources, is a recognized industry expert who has led major assignments for utilities, independent generators, and state and regional energy agencies.

"[Stern's] recent work includes assessing the potential for renewable energy, analyzing energy efficiency and demand response, pricing renewable energy credits, analyzing trends in integrated resource plans, developing models used for generation asset and contract valuation, and estimating distributed generation potential," says Kevin Cooney, CEO of Summit Blue.

Stern previously held management positions with PA Consulting Group and Hagler Bailly Inc.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015

Trachte_id2056
Latest Top Stories

The Song Remains The Same: AWEA Says Stable Policy Can Protect U.S. Wind Investment

Although the U.S. wind industry added more than four times the amount of wind in 2014 compared with 2013, predictable policy is needed to sustain its long-term success.


High Net-Worth Investors Claim 'All Of The Above' On Energy, Renewable And Otherwise

According to a recent Morgan Stanley poll, high-dollar investors favor investment in renewable energy technologies, such as wind and solar.


U.S. Wind Power Installations Surpassed 4.7 GW Last Year, Although China Still Leads

Bloomberg New Energy Finance reports that U.S. wind installations came back in a big way from a disappointing 2013.


IRS Specifies Performance, Quality Standards For Small Wind Turbines

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued guidelines creating safety and performance standards for small wind turbines to be eligible for the 30% investment tax credit.


Hot Times North Of The Border: Canada Tops Previous Record For Installed Wind Capacity

For the second consecutive year, Canada's wind market has bested the country's previous mark for new installations.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015