Director, Energy and Climate Practice
3 Degrees, Inc.
Kourtney Nelson joined 3Degrees in 2016 as a Director in the Energy & Climate Practice, where she guides companies in their pursuit of carbon emissions reduction strategies and renewable energy purchases. As the head of 3Degrees’ Transaction Center of Excellence, Kourtney supports the company’s global customer base in the solicitation, analysis, selection and negotiation of renewable energy purchases, with a focus on PPAs and VPPAs. Kourtney’s clients include cities, universities and Fortune 500 clients, all seeking to take action on their climate change goals. She has a genuine passion for renewable energy transactions and enjoys educating her clients and helping them determine the best-fit solution for their company's unique needs. Prior to 3Degrees, Kourtney spent 14 years in the renewable energy industry, including managing renewable energy project development with industry leader, Avangrid Renewables (fka Iberdrola Renewables). She holds a BBA in Finance from the University of Portland.
Tuesday, September 25
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM