US offshore wind trailblazer Stephanie McClellan joins RCG28 March 2019
New York, United States – Thusday, 28th March – Sector-specialist advisory firm, The Renewables Consulting Group (RCG), today announces the appointment of Dr Stephanie McClellan as a Director in the company’s New York office. Dr McClellan will lead RCG’s public sector renewables practice in North America, as well as contributing to the firm’s broader global advisory services.
Dr McClellan is a highly-respected leader in renewable energy and brings substantial public and private sector experience, most recently from the Special Initiative on Offshore Wind (SIOW), a leading policy and industry advocacy group for offshore wind power in the United States.
RCG recently worked with SIOW on a report detailing supply chain opportunities for the United States offshore wind market: “Supply Chain Contracting Forecast for U.S. Offshore Wind Power“.
She is known for her strategic vision in offshore wind and for her success in catalyzing the development of state policies to advance large-scale offshore wind. Dr McClellan’s strategic leadership backed by key analytical support has led policymakers to create markets on the East Coast of the US.
Commenting on Dr McClellan’s appointment, Doug Pfeister, RCG’s Managing Director for North America said:
“We are thrilled to welcome Stephanie to RCG. Her reputation and experience as a leader in the US offshore wind industry will allow RCG to deliver great value for our customers. The market is growing rapidly; we are forecasting over 18 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity contracted by 2030, requiring nearly US$70 billion in capital expenditure. Stephanie is an incomparable addition to the team as we lead clients through the challenges and opportunities presented by this growth.” – Doug Pfeister, Managing Director, North America.
Reflecting on her appointment, Dr McClellan added:
“I couldn’t be happier to be joining the team at RCG. These are exciting times in the renewables industry, and I’m looking forward to working directly with clients at this pivotal point in the industry’s growth. RCG’s unique combination of strategic thinking and technical expertise, along with its exceptional global team, makes it stand out from other firms in the sector.” – Stephanie McClellan, Director, New York.
RCG’s continued growth means the firm is able to put an experienced team – including senior personnel – on any renewable energy engagement. The result is the swift and efficient delivery of management consulting and technical advisory services.