Speaker info

About the speaker

Harvey Braswell

Principal Engineer, ESS Head
VDE Americas

Harvey leads VDE Americas energy storage due diligence activity. VDE provides technical and financial risk due diligence consultancy to industry leading renewable energy financial institutions. Harvey is an advanced energy solutions leader with over 39 years of experience developing expertise in operations and maintenance (O&M), system integration, and construction across a wide range of energy platforms. Harvey led the development team for the installation of Bloom Energy solid oxide fuel cells. He later went on and built and led development and asset management teams at Advanced Microgrid Solutions for a portfolio totaling 63MW/345MWH of energy storage projects based on Tesla and Lockheed Martin Li-ion based, energy storage systems. The systems broke new ground by simultaneously reducing Host electricity costs and providing key capacity to the local electric utility, SCE.

Harvey holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering and is a certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt.

Breakout Session:
The Playbook: Maximizing Value, Minimizing Risk, Tuesday August 25, 12:45pm-1:45pm