State Regulation & Policy

Energy policies and policy formation processes are integral to informing utility planning, investment decisions, retail pricing, and customer behavior.

Policy issues commonly addressed in energy system planning, such as benefit-cost analysis and alternative ratemaking, are closely linked to economic development and environmental policies.

Daymark Energy Advisors regularly advises industry stakeholders on strategic responses to legislation and rulemaking matters, taking into account the regulatory environment and the many viewpoints of stakeholders.

Our Capabilities
  • Renewable Portfolio Standards
  • Grid Modernization Policy and Regulation
  • Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
  • Competitive Transmission
  • Distributed Energy Resource Planning
  • REC Pricing
  • Alternative Ratemaking
  • Gas-Electric Coordination
  • Benefit-Cost Analysis
  • Stakeholder Facilitation
Transmission System Divestiture

Midcontinent South , Arkansas

SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony on a utility’s proposed spin-off of its transmission business to an independent transmission company.

Grid Modernization Integration

West, Hawai'i

SCOPE: Advise coop how to most beneficially integrate distributed energy resources (DER) into the grid through the design of interconnection procedures, right-sizing requirements and tariffs.

Renewables Policy Options

Southeast , North Carolina

SCOPE: Lead a stakeholder process and conduct analysis and report assessing policy options to advance renewable energy, energy efficiency, climate change, and economic development goals.

Energy Infrastructure Economic Impact

Northeast, New England

SCOPE: Conduct research and evaluation of the economic costs of underinvestment in electric and natural gas infrastructure in terms of market, economic, and environmental policy.

Jobs Impact of Renewables

Southeast , North Carolina

SCOPE: Conduct a regional economic analysis of state renewable energy policy to assess its impact on employment levels in the state.

Utility Strategic Reorganization

Midcontinent South , Arkansas

SCOPE: Evaluate and provide expert testimony regarding a utility’ plan for a strategic reorganization to exit a system agreement and join a regional transmission organization.

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Marc D. Montalvo
President, Principal Consultant
"Just a quick note to thank you for your efforts in putting together great testimony on behalf of OHA. Another example of why Daymark is my 'go-to' for consulting."

William L. Humes, Of Counsel
Oklahoma City