Director, Policy & Electricity Markets, SolarCity
Betty Watson is Director, Policy & Electricity Markets at SolarCity. Ms. Watson’s work includes policies for battery storage, microgrids, and utility business models for distributed resources, particularly on the east coast. Before joining SolarCity, Ms. Watson worked in the Office of Energy Policy and Innovation at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, where she advised the Commission on wholesale electricity markets and transmission policy. Prior to that, she completed an Energy and Environment Fellowship with the Regulatory Assistance Project, working on energy regulatory issues in the United States, European Union, China, and India. She received her Master of Environmental Management degree, in the Energy Concentration, from The Nicholas School at Duke University.