• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Kristen Panerali

World Economic Forum

Head, Clean Power and Electrification

Kristen heads the World Economic Forum's programs on Clean Power and Electrification.   At the Forum, she works with the most senior levels of business and government to deliver impact across the energy agenda.  She has 25 years of experience in the government and energy-related private sector.  Prior to joining the Forum, she worked in electricity sector strategy, acquisitions, project development and financing with the AES Corporation, AES Solar and SunEdison.  In the early part of her career, Kristen worked at the White House in various political roles including at the National Economic Council and Office of Management and Budget.  She has an MBA from IESE Business School in Spain.

Sessions With Kristen Panerali

Wednesday, 8 March

  • 07:30am - 08:10am (CST) / 08/mar/2023 01:30 pm - 08/mar/2023 02:10 pm

    Managing the Grid in a New Technology Environment

    New and developing energy sources are enabling us to get our electricity more cleanly, more efficiently, and in some cases, more affordably. However, what impact are these added sources having on the traditional electric grid? What are the new technologies emerging to enable a better managed grid, one that allows for new sources of reliable power without the threat of overloading it?