Amisha Rai oversees Advanced Energy United’s policy and advocacy operation with a focus on maximizing the organization’s reach and impact on the ground, developing and building out both new and existing programs in the states. Prior to this role, Amisha expanded United’s footprint in the West, including setting the strategy for United’s work to establish a Western RTO, and spent years leading the organization’s efforts in California. She also spent several years in Sacramento as a lobbyist and policy advocate on energy issues during her time at the California Chamber of Commerce. She has extensive experience advocating in front of state lawmakers and regulatory officials and has spent time working on policy and statewide campaigns.
In the News
- Clean Energy Industry Applauds State Regulators’ Call for a Western Region Electricity Market
- Leading Energy Experts Call for Expanded Transmission and Distributed Resources, Western Regional Grid Coordination in Response to 2023 NERC Summer Reliability Assessment
- Sacramento Bee: California Could Keep the Lights on by Expanding Grid Across the West, Report Finds