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Jeff Quigley

VP of Sales

About Jeff

Jeff is the VP of Sales for Virtual Peaker. He has spent his entire career in energy and data analytics where he has led teams working with utilities, government agencies, oil and gas companies, and financial institutions to help drive growth strategy and manage energy transition. He has worked with a team of analysts in developing an integrated resource plan (IRP) for a major U.S. vertically integrated utility, with a focus on load forecasting, locational marginal pricing (LMP) prediction, and long-term grid reliability. He has also managed the development of marketing and growth strategy for one of the four largest global oil and gas firms with a focus on the long-term viability of the Asian market-entry strategy.

Written By Jeff

demand flexibility

(Can’t Get No) Satisfaction? Communicate & Increase Demand Flexibility Participation

In 2019, we reported on the results of the J.D. Power 2019 Electric Utility Business Customer Satisfaction Study, a nationwide […]

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demand response programs

Residential Demand Response Programs Need Better Device Control

Utility resident demand response (DR) programs have evolved in many ways over the years. Initially focused on direct load controllers […]

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VP of Sales
Virtual Peaker Helps GMP Build First-in-the-Nation Back-Up Battery

3 Things You Need to Turn a Demand Response Pilot into a Program

Demand response (DR) programs are critical in optimizing energy consumption and ensuring grid reliability. While pilot projects provide valuable insights, […]

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Why Is Grid Modernization so Expensive?

Why Is Grid Modernization so Expensive?

In 2023, Southern California Edison (SCE) requested a base revenue requirement of $10.3b by 2025, which is about $.19b or […]

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A kWh Saved is a kWh Saved 2

A kWh Saved is a kWh Saved: Why Energy Efficiency Still Matters

In 2022, the U.S. consumed 4,050 terawatt-hours of electricity, a figure that has continued to rise over time and promises […]

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VP of Sales
demand flexibility

How To Manage Generation & Transmission Demand Flexibility Programs Under a Single Umbrella

During the heatwave of summer 2023, generation and transmission (G&T) cooperatives effectively met demand with few interruptions to service. This […]

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Renewable Energy Innovation

Renewable Energy Innovation Is for Every Utility

Huge strides in energy storage, peak management, and smart grid technological innovations are all around us. Historically, demand-side management initiatives […]

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VP of Sales
Resilient Electric Grid

Building a Better Grid: Climate Change, Energy Security, & Grid Resiliency

Climate change has cut an ominous path in recent years, from wildfires to unprecedented temperature extremes. These events have challenged […]

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VP of Sales
distributed energy resource management system

Why Your EV & Distributed Energy Resource Management System Strategy Should Be All-In-One

In addition to temperature extremes, electrification efforts like distributed energy resources (DERs)—including electric vehicles (EVs)—increase demand on the grid. Fortunately, […]

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