Michael Panfil is a senior attorney and Director of Federal Energy Policy for the EDF Clean Energy Program, whose work includes federal, state, and regulatory efforts across the country to design a more environmentally friendly, economic, and efficient electric system. Michael also engages on efforts to reduce emissions throughout the United States by advocating for the deployment of smarter technology, improved design standards, and sustainable practices.
Michael principally focuses on issues before and involving federal agencies, with experience on Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Order 745, FERC Order 1000, and EPA’s Clean Power Plan. He is also actively engaged in matters before and involving regional ISO/RTOs, as well as state public utility commissions in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Illinois.
Michael’s previous engagements include advocating for demand response, smart grid technologies, and time-variant pricing enhancements in California and New York.