Colin Meehan is a clean energy analyst who serves as EDF's project director on Austin's Pecan Street Project, where he is developing a protocol that will translate changes in energy use within the microgrid into power plant emission outcomes.
Colin also works at the Texas Legislature, Public Utilities Commission and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) on legislation, rules and technical protocols for bidding demand response and other microgrid capabilities directly into wholesale markets.
Before joining Environmental Defense Fund, Colin worked as an energy settlement analyst and nodal market implementation expert for the Lower Colorado River Authority. He also worked as a wholesale energy analyst for ICF International where he analyzed the economic impact of renewable energy and energy emissions policies such as the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
Colin received a B.A. in math and economics from the University of Rochester in New York.