Transportation & National Defense Forum Speakers
Director of Government Programs,
Scott Provinse is Director of Government Programs for SunEdison.
Scott began his career at SunEdison as Associate General Counsel focusing on Power Purchase Agreements with commercial and government customers. In 2009, Scott moved full time to the business side of the company to focus exclusively on programs for government customers. Scott has actively negotiated all of SunEdison’s DOE/NREL PPAs, DOL PPAs, Navy and Air Force PPAs, as well as SunEdison’s GSA efforts, including its 1.1MW PV Plant at the Denver Federal Center. Scott is currently working with the Navy, Air Force and Army, among others, on innovative programs to provide cost effective solar energy to federal clients. Scott speaks regularly on renewable energy and the federal market.
Scott holds a BSS from Cornell College and a JD from the University of Houston Law Center. Prior to joining SunEdison, Scott ran his own yacht and marine business splitting time between the Caribbean, the East Coast and the Mediterranean. Prior to sailing, Scott practiced law as a litigator with Bracewell & Patterson in Houston, Texas, and served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Harvey Brown, Jr., 152 Civil District Court in Harris County, Texas. Before attending law school, Scott worked extensively with a variety of health human and services organizations in Chicago and Texas.
Sun Edison LLC is North America's largest solar energy services provider. SunEdison provides solar-generated energy at or below current retail utility rates to a broad and diverse client base of commercial, municipal and utility customers. The company headquarters are located in Belmont, California. Sun Edison LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MEMC Holdings Corporation, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc.