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NextEra Insights Inc.

Why choose us​

In depth knowledge from diverse jurisdictions in Canada and USA

We have operated in single zone energy market framework of Alberta, regulated vertically integrated framework of Indiana, and zonal energy market framework of Texas.
We have worked for Consumers, Prosumers, independent system Operators, and Utility.

We continuously follow trends, developments, issues, discussions, proceedings, and decisions across jurisdictions.
We understand similarities and differences between the many types of political, legislative, regulatory, industry, and business landscapes.

We apply our in depth knowledge to translate and adapt industry best practices for our Client’s business area and jurisdiction of operation.

Broad experience and multi-disciplinary skillset

We are skilled in most relevant disciplines: public policy, management, legal, economics, engineering, finance, accounting, and information technology.
We integrate diverse expertise, perspectives, and views to create, test, refine, and deliver robust solutions.

We have worked in environmental standards, integrated resource planning, reliability standards, demand side management, permit and license, commercial, retail, operations, forecasting, analytics, need assessment, rules, consultation, compliance, connection, energy storage, terms and conditions, and rates areas.

We value and leverage Client’s understanding of its business, industry, and jurisdiction.
We look to work collaboratively and utilize Client’s resources to save time and money.

Excellent ideation, innovation, critical thinking, problem solving, and communication

We are independent thinkers. We start with a clean slate and first principles.

We provide structure and focus to develop concepts into well defined options.

We are adept at directional qualitative analysis for strategy development, and detailed quantitative probabilistic analysis for business case evaluation.

We effectively transform and visualize voluminous data into actionable insights.

Our Team

Raj Sharma has a Master of Science degree from Texas A&M University and a Bachelor of Technology degree from IIT Bombay. Raj has a professional engineer (P. Eng.) designation from the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists, and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGA) and Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate from the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Raj has worked as an engineering economist in policy, regulatory, markets, environmental, strategy, planning, rules, tariff, rates, and compliance areas for over 20 years. Raj has filed expert evidence and appeared before regulatory tribunals in USA and Canada.

Raj regularly volunteers as a soccer coach and at APEGA events such as Science Olympics.

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Pooja Sharma has a Master of Arts in Economics degree from University of Ottawa and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree from Rochester Institute of Technology. Pooja recently earned a diploma in Business Administration with Finance concentration from the McMaster University.

Pooja’s areas of expertise are policy research, policy analysis including socio-economic impacts, strategic planning, project appraisal, and project management.

Pooja regularly volunteers for the school, library, and school council.