Head, Solar and Energy Storage
Natural Power Consultants LLC
Shawn Shaw is the Global Head of Solar and Energy Storage for Natural Power. He brings over 15 years of experience in solar PV and energy storage system technology, incentive programs, policy, performance, and installation methods. Shawn has worked extensively in solar, evaluating a dozen state incentive programs (well over 10,000 PV systems), evaluating utility solar technical and market potential, developing installation technical requirements, and performing testing and performance analysis. In addition, Shawn specializes in installation quality management and has developed and run quality assurance programs for numerous incentive programs and financiers, totaling more than 6,500 hands-on inspections and deep analysis of those results to guide trainings for financiers, installers, local authorities, emergency responders, and utility personnel. Shawn currently leads a variety of due diligence and independent engineering projects on solar and energy storage projects around the world. Shawn has authored numerous conference papers and posters related to solar and energy storage and is a registered electrical (power systems) engineer in New York State (U.S.) with a background in applied physics and environmental economics.