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Don McDonnell

Don McDonnell

Don McDonnell is CEO of McDonnell Group, Inc. the leading integrated research and marketing agency for the energy industry, which he co-founded in 2005. Don is a frequent writer and public speaker at events including DistribuTECH. He actively participates in utility working groups and research consortium including the NERC ES-ISAC Information Sharing Task Force, IEEE PES, The Georgia Smart Energy Society, and the Electric Light & Power Executive Conference Committee. Don founded and facilitates the private online Smart Grid Executive Forum in LinkedIn, which has more than 7,000 qualified members. Don’s 25-year career has included work in nuclear, energy trading, metering, outage management and T&D, following a start as an electrical and auxiliary engineering officer on board a U.S. Navy destroyer. He serves on the board of trustees of Goshen Valley Boys Ranch in Waleska, Georgia and on the board of stewards of Roswell United Methodist Church. Connect with Don on LinkedIn: http://linkd.in/1OqP7OZ

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Guest Blog: Three Takes on the Balanced Energy Future

Guest Blog: Three Takes on the Balanced Energy Future

We all face dilemmas in life. Last month, I spent two full days in Washington, D.C. addressing a trilemma: how does our electric power industry balance the sometimes conflicting, yet equally vital, goals of ensuring that our electricity becomes more ...

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