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National Grid Underscores its Commitment to the Clean Energy Transition with Launch of National Grid Renewables

Rollout of new National Grid Renewables brand emphasizes the important role renewable energy will play in the company’s efforts to decarbonize the energy system.

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Alliant Energy to Acquire 50 MW Solar Project

North Rock Solar anticipated to begin operation in 2022 and will bring economic benefits to local and Wisconsin state economies.

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Community Fund Established for 200 MW Crocker Wind Farm

The Crocker Community Fund will receive an estimated ~$40,000 per year for 20 years – ~$800,000 total – in local charitable funding.

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Michigan Solar Portfolio Begins Construction

MiSolar, a 40 MW solar portfolio, estimated to power 8,000 Michigan homes and offset CO2 emissions by 50,000 metric tons annually.

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PPA Announced: Big Rivers Signs PPA for Kentucky Solar Project

Unbridled Solar, 160 MW MISO solar project, is located in Henderson and Webster Counties, KY and estimated to enter operations in 2023.

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Solar Power Southeast

Event Date: November 9-10, 2020

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Headquartered out of Minneapolis, National Grid Renewables is a national leader in renewable energy project development, construction, operations, and ownership.

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Daniel Westerman

President, Renewable Energy for National Grid, Chairman of the Board

As President of National Grid’s competitive Renewable Energy business, Daniel is globally responsible for all non-regulated activities across Utility scale Renewables (wind, solar and storage), Distributed Energy Resources (solar, storage, grid services, energy management & other services), Metering (traditional & smart), and Electric Vehicle charging solutions. Having joined National Grid in 2014 as Group Head of Strategy, he has since held a number of operational and strategic roles with the company. Prior to National Grid, Daniel was an Associate Partner with McKinsey & Company, the global management consulting firm, and spent his early career in the Automotive sector. Daniel is a Director of Enbala Power Networks, a leading provider of intelligent software to manage distributed energy resources, an advisory board member to the Rocky Mountain Institute, a leading US-based energy think tank, and Habitat Energy, a UK battery optimisation software developer. He was also a contributor to the comprehensive review of the Australian Energy Market lead by the Chief Scientist. Daniel holds degrees in Engineering and Mathematics from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from the Melbourne and London Business Schools. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the IET. Born in Australia, Daniel now lives in Shakespeare country in England with his wife, two sons and their somewhat over-entitled dog.