Tia Hansen

Tia Hansen

Acting COO of the MIcrogrid Investment Accelerator

Tia Hansen is the Acting COO of the MIcrogrid Investment Accelerator and is a sustainability professional with over a decade of experience advising companies on both the technical and business aspects of energy access, renewable energy development and climate change risk and mitigation. Prior to MIA, Tia was the Director of Rural Electrification at the Institute of Transformative Technologies where she led the design of a productized mini-grid for the rural Indian market. She holds a BE in Chemical Engineering from Dartmouth College, a MS in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Stanford University, and a MBA from University of California, Berkeley – Haas School of Business. She also is licensed as a Professional Engineer – Mechanical (PE) and a LEED Accredited Professional.

Finance Panel Discussion

The finance panel will be a conversation regarding the challenges and opportunities of financing of microgrids and energy storage, both nationally and internationally. The world class experts on this panel have worked on the finance of small village level microgrids to large utility scale large utility scale projects in the United States.  The panel will […]