About RenewablesBiz


Our History and Brands

Energy Central, headquartered in Aurora, Colorado, and established in 1996, is the leading resource connecting professionals in the global power industry to news, events, databases, insight and analysis. Using websites, research and analysis services e-newsletters, direct marketing channels, live events, print publications and employment services, the company delivers critical business information to top executives, managers, leaders and industry influencers. Energy Central consists of: 

EnergyBiz® Leadership Forum: This is the industry’s only event that brings together all the major influences on energy. The best and brightest leaders representing power industry executives, policy makers, regulators, consumers, and members of the financial and legal communities, along with thought leaders from outside the industry, tackle the formative issues impacting energy, from its generation through its consumption.

EnergyBiz magazine: An Eddie Award-winning, bimonthly publication for C-level executives and their direct reports, EnergyBiz examines the formative trends and strategies of the energy industry. Get your FREE Subscription.

EnergyCentral.com: The Internet hub for electric power professionals, providing news, analysis, information and job opportunities related to the energy industry. Get your FREE membership to the industry’s largest online community.

EnergyCentralJobs.com: The nation’s leading job board and employment resource for energy professionals as well as the go-to hiring partner for power companies.

IntelligentUtility.com: A companion for Intelligent Utility magazine, this website provides a deep look at the smart grid and the systems, process and people necessary to delivering information-enabled energy.


Intelligent Utility® magazine: This bimonthly magazine explores the strategies and realities of delivering information-enabled energy and building a smart grid, focusing on people, process and technology, economic models, finance, and public policy. The magazine is a companion piece to the Intelligent Utility website and daily e-newsletter. Get your FREE subscription.

Knowledge Utility CIO Summit:  The annual event brings together the largest collection of utility chief information officers (CIOs) in North America.  In a relaxed environment, CIOs can network with their colleagues, learn of new solutions from their peers, both inside and outside of the utility industry, and walk away with high-impact knowledge take-aways.

RenewablesBiz.com: The leading online source of news, insights, analysis, community and employment related to the business of renewable energy. Topics covered include solar, wind, marine, geothermal, distributed generation and energy storage.

Sierra Energy Group, a Division of Energy Central: Sierra provides information technology (IT) and smart grid research, analysis and consulting services to leading electric and natural gas utilities and vendors to the industry.


For more information on how we can solve your marketing and talent sourcing and acquisition challenges, please call 1-800-459-2233. Or send an e-mail to sales@energycentral.com.

For detailed advertising and marketing information, please visit the Advertising section of the Energy Central site.

Energy Central staff contributors include:

Carly Stonehouse Assistant Editor cstonehouse@energycentral.com
Mark Johnson VP/Content mjohnson@energycentral.com
Dan Wilson Technology Director dwilson@energycentral.com

Recent Insight Article Contributors

Aaron HillsAladdine Joroff
Alex DzurickAlex Griffiths
Angela SunAnjan Lahiri
Anuja NakkanaAreg Bagdasarian
Arvo EilauBob Ashworth
Bob OrnsteinBrad Smalldridge
Brian CrowBruce Baccei
Burak Omer Saracoglu, PhD.C. Troy Ross
Camilo PatrignaniCharles Botsford
Charles Y. ChenCharlie Hewitt
Chuck CordrayClaude Cahen, PhD
Corrie BastianDaniele Loffreda
Danielle BenderDarshan Goswami
David BonkDavid L. Suter
David WrightDavis Swan
Day ChahroudiDebsankar Pramanik
Delfin RodillasDennis Wamsted
Devon BassDiana Husmann
Don HallgrenDoug Napodano
Dr. Alicia PowersDr. Dimitri Daskalakis
Dr. Henri WinandDr. Marcel Lamoureux
Dr. Trevor BowmerEdward J. Tirello, Jr.
Eileen UngerEmma White
Energy Central ContributorEran Eshed
Erdal KaraEric Leiserson
Essie SnellFerdinand E. Banks
Fiona JamesonGerald Conn
Glenn BoothGrant Lanthorn, P.E.
Guy StarrHarry Valentine
Irina ZerchaninovaJan Moore
Jasvir GillJeff Rambharack
Jehmal Terrence Hudson, Esq.Jerry Jackson
Jess DodsJesse Grossman
Jim BellJohn Cameron
John CrayJohn Egan
John GustafsonJohn Redding
Jonathan EnglishJonathan Rogers
Jonathan SanderJoshua Smith
Joyce TamKatrina McMurrian
Keith MitchellKeith Norton
Kevin ClarkKevin Herring
Kimberly KlemmKristian Kiuru
Letha TawneyLindsay Berkstresser
Lisa WoodLuigi Brambilla
Mallory SassMark Hill
Mark ReisnerMark Sardella, PE
Mark V. Burlingame, CPA, PMP, MBAMartin Tampier, P.Eng.
Mei ShibataMia Papanicolaou
Michael A. Nicoloro, P.E.Michael Goggin
Michael HintonMichael James Widico
Michael SchwartzMike Karlskind
Mukul SarkarNaseem Javed
Navneet TrivediNishant Jain
PJ DavisPandurang (Pradeep) Naik
Patrick FlynnPrasanth Kumar
Puneet GuptaRafael Herzberg
Rajesh KambaladinneRasika Athawale
Reji Kumar PillaiRichard Goodwin, Ph. D., P.E.
Rick BarnettRob Washington
Rod LenfestRoger Ford
Ronald WilloughbyRoss McConnell
Roy PalkRyan Franks
S. Jasjeet SinghSalvatore Salamone
Sean MorashSeyi Fabode
Shashi DhungelSheri Givens
Shlomi PalasSir Roy Gardner
Stefanie MattesonStephen Heins
Stephen M. SobleSteve Ehrlich
Steve HambricSteve Schultz
Stuart McCafferty, PMPSuzanne Jones
Sven LindstromTakafumi Arai
Terry JarrettTim Emrich
Tim TaylorTodd Haycock
Tony SlevaUdi Merhav
Ulla PetterssonVanessa Edmonds
Vincent PalmieriWalter Scheib