An update on merchant energy storage: Key investor considerations
Storage technologies are facilitating the integration of variable renewable energy (VRE) resources and will play an increasingly critical role in the future....
Patrick Augustine is a vice president in CRA’s Energy Practice. He specializes in market analysis and strategy development within the electric utility and power market sectors.
Mr. Augustine is experienced with power market dispatch systems and utility planning tools and has performed market assessments and other economic analysis throughout North America in support of utilities, project developers, investors, and lenders in their planning, project development, and financing efforts.
Mr. Augustine is a frequent writer and presenter in the power market space and has testified before state utility commissions in Indiana, Ohio, Wisconsin, Michigan, and Kentucky on various electric resource planning and power market analysis topics.
Mr. Augustine has significant experience developing power market modeling approaches and integrating key market drivers such as fuel prices, environmental policy, and market design changes into economic analyses that evaluate expectations for power market prices, asset valuations, and utility cost and risk profiles.