Our guest speaker, Michael Gilbert, has over 25 years experience working in cleantech sustainability and energy for government, industry, startups, management consulting and utilities. He is currently business development manager for one of the county’s largest investor owned utilities, serving over 10 million customers in New York City and Westchester with electricity, gas and steam. In this role, Michael helps develop project opportunities for energy efficiency, demand response, demand management, energy storage, distributed generation, customer resiliency, microgrids and electric vehicles. He is in a unique position from which to interact with building and business owners, technology developers, solution providers, financiers, and regulators.
Michael holds a BS in Agricultural Engineering and an MS in Environmental Engineering from Cornell University, and a MBA from the University of Connecticut. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and Certified Energy Manager, and is a frequent speaker on energy and business topics.