Principal, NorthBridge Energy Partners
Peter Kelly-Detwiler is an independent energy consultant with 27 years of experience in electricity markets. As a principal at NorthBridge Energy partners, Peter currently provides strategic consulting to a variety of companies, with a focus on integrating new technologies into the evolving electric power grid. Recent clients have ranged from start-ups to established multinational energy holding companies. Peter is a frequent keynote speaker, workshop presenter, and panel moderator at various energy conferences. He contributes to Forbes.com and other publications, having written over 250 energy-related pieces. Over the length of his career, Peter has held a series of executive positions, including SVP of Constellation Energy's Demand Response unit, overseeing a business that ultimately grew to 1,700 MW of dispatchable load, with annual revenues exceeding $80 million. He also ran Constellation Energy's New England Operations unit, taking that retail energy business unit from zero to over $1 billion in annual revenues. He holds granted or pending patents related to Smart Grid demand response applications, and is currently working on a book addressing innovation and disruption in the electric power industry.