Sonnen appoints lawyer and green energy advocate to push VPP deployment

Sonnen appoints lawyer and green energy advocate to push VPP deployment

Sonnen appoints lawyer and green energy advocate to push VPP deployment Energy Storage Journal

Residential storage and virtual power plant company Sonnen announced on April 23 it had hired Ani Backa as its US director of regulatory strategy and utility initiatives.

Backa, who is regarded as an expert in US utilities and regulations, will work directly with regulatory bodies and utilities across the country to promote the implementation and expansion of the sonnenCommunity VPP system.

Backa has been a lawyer in the energy sector and worked as attorney and government affairs manager for power and gas company Xcel Energy.

The German firm has manufacturing and engineering offices in Georgia, US.