Tim Daniels, Principal
Mr. Daniels is a co-founder of Hudson. He takes the lead on certain development, real estate and commercial matters.
Along with his Hudson Energy colleague, William Moore, in 2014 Mr. Daniels co-founded an affiliated solar energy company that has developed and financed the first utility scale solar projects in South Carolina, including four that are now in operation (see Adger Solar). For Adger Solar Mr. Daniels managed the site selection process; the utility interconnection process; and the negotiation of power purchase agreements.
More recently Mr. Daniels co-founded Dakota Power Partners, a renewable energy company that is focused on utility-scale solar development in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest. For Dakota Mr. Daniels oversees a number of its projects in New Jersey and Delaware.
Prior to co-founding Hudson, Mr. Daniels served for three years as Senior Vice President of Market Development for Deepwater Wind. In addition to managing many aspects of external affairs for the company, he oversaw Deepwater’s development activities in the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut markets.
Earlier Mr. Daniels served as Vice President of Energy Policy for Constellation Energy, supporting the company's wholesale and retail commodity businesses, and its project development group in Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and the six New England states. Mr. Daniels also served as the solar and smart grid "Subject Matter Expert" for policy for Constellation's deregulated businesses across all North American markets.
From 2004 to 2006, Mr. Daniels served as the Assistant Vice President for Energy Policy for the New York City Economic Development Corporation. Earlier he held senior positions at several distributed generation development and technology companies including Northern Power Systems and RealEnergy, and also served as the Legislative Director of the Northeast-Midwest Congressional Coalition and the Congressional Task Force on Manufacturing.
Mr. Daniels has also served on numerous boards and advisory groups, including three years as the Chair of the Board of Directors for the Alliance for Clean Energy New York – the State's leading clean energy trade association.
Mr. Daniels earned a BA in Political Science from Emory University and a MS in Environmental Science and Policy from Johns Hopkins University.