John Moore is co-founder and principal of Stratus Energy Group where he serves a broad range of utility and developer clients with transmission planning, resource marketing and market design issues. He is a veteran of the energy marketplace with over 40 years of experience and is a registered professional engineer in Texas. Mr. Moore has completed supply contract audits, power systems analyses, transmission system planning studies, merger assessments, utility asset sale and acquisition studies, and operations reviews addressing reliability and market issues. He is currently active in both utility-scale electric storage and demand response market development. As an expert witness, Mr. Moore has submitted testimony and sat for cross-examination on a variety of power related issues including transmission line CCN proceedings, market pricing levels, and power plant development cost prudence. Prior to the formation of the Stratus Energy Group, Mr. Moore was a principal with Navigant Consulting Inc. He serves on the Board of the Gulf Coast Power Association, the Advisory Board for the University of Texas Center for Global Energy, International Arbitration and Environmental Law, and the Advisory Board of ANB Systems. John and his wife Patty have two married children and three grandchildren.