Houston Chapter Holds Lunch ‘n’ Learn on “Navigating Renewable Energy Policy”

December 19, 2017 • Chapter Update, Stories About WRISE

On December 14th, the Houston Chapter hosted a successful Lunch and Learn on Renewable Energy Policy. Panelists shared their insights on the current energy policy landscape, as well as efforts the industry has undertaken to promote stability and growth for wind and solar resources. Their discussion highlighted recent policy challenges and opportunities and explored our industry’s approach to navigating them. Additionally, panelists provided details on current policy initiatives that interested members of WRISE can get involved in to help effectively advocate on behalf of our industry.


  • Lynnae Willette, Manager, Regulatory & Legislative Affairs, EDF
  • Beth O’Brien, Manager, External Affairs, Pattern Energy Group
  • Vanessa Tutos, Director, Government Affairs, EDP Renewables
  • Moderator: Jessica Adkins, Partner, BRACEWELL LLP