Sustainable Energy Committee

Leaders Events and Meeting Archives Links
Mission and Goals:

  • Highlight, build awareness and grow brand of regional and Virginia-based sustainable and clean tech businesses, technologies, assets and solutions
  • Bring together and convene diverse public and private sector stakeholders to grow and support our regional and statewide clean tech and energy ecosystem
  • Provide feedback and advice to NVTC's Executive Committee where there is consensus on advancing sustainable energy-related public policy issues and initiatives in Virginia
  • Provide a forum to:
    • Educate, highlight, promote and share experiences regarding how technology and clean tech solutions can help advance corporate and public sector energy sustainability goals
    • Discuss and provide thought leadership regarding impediments, solutions and best practices in addressing the responsible, secure and resilient deployment of sustainable energy technologies and solutions
    • Provide networking opportunities for NVTC members to meet potential partners, customers, investors in the sustainable energy and clean tech space

Committee Leaders


John Stephenson
Senior Manager - AWS Public Policy

Leadership Board:

Katharine M. Bond
Senior Policy Advisor for Strategy and Execution
Dominion Energy

Patrick Buckley
Director of Development
Open Road Renewables

Edward Palmieri
Policy and Partnerships Director
Facebook Sustainability

Dan Rodriguez
Origination, Corporate Renewables
First Solar, Inc.

Craig Schultz
Principal - Renewable Energy

Staff Liaison:

Troy Murphy

Upcoming Events and Meetings

Committee Events - Northern Virginia Technology Council

To Be Announced
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Northern Virginia Technology Council - Event Calendar

Virginia Secretary of Natural Resources Matt Strickler Presents at the Inaugural NVTC Sustainable Energy Committee Meeting

NVTC Launches New Sustainable Energy Committee