Columnists: Austin Whitman

Austin Whitman is the director of regulatory affairs at FirstFuel Software, where he helps clients use technology to meet strategic and regulatory needs, advocating for smart energy policy. Prior to FirstFuel, he worked in energy consulting, finance and technology. He has an MBA and MEM from Yale University.

What SB350 Means for Utilities in California and Beyond

California’s next big energy law has arrived. Years in the making, the Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015, also known as SB350, was officially passed last month to drastically reduce the state’s greenhouse gas emissions. The bill assures that energy efficiency and renewable energy will be a mainstay of California’s energy strategy and   …Continue Reading