As Business Development Engineer in the Clean Energy group, Vennela Yadhathi leads development of renewable projects at NYPA’s customers’ facilities. Her responsibilities also include providing technical guidance and oversight for such projects and support creating new business models for the group. Vennela has a decade of experience developing, designing and executing over 1.5GW of solar PV and energy storage projects both at utility scale and distribution level for C&I markets. In addition, she is well versed with the electric vehicle industry and worked on projects integrating electric vehicles into the grid (V2G). Vennela holds a Masters in Electrical Engineering from Missouri University of Science & Technology and is a registered P.E. in the states of Florida, Missouri and New York.and is a registered P.E. in the states of Florida, Missouri and New York.