Emily Williams

CRN (2014)

Manager, industry data & analysis

American Wind Energy Association

Boston, Massachusetts

As the Director of Energy Supply for Altenex, Emily Williams oversees the Altenex Marketplace, building and growing relationships with over 600 renewable energy developers and connecting Altenex clients – Fortune 1000 companies, colleges and universities, and municipalities with renewable energy projects. Since joining Altenex in early 2016, she has originated over 1,200 MW of off-site wind and solar projects across the United States and Mexico and helped a major U.S. retailer design and implement an on-site solar portfolio across nearly 100 stores. She also speaks regularly on the renewable energy industry and corporate buyers at leading events from WINDPOWER and Solar Power International, to industry roundtables.

Prior to Altenex, Emily led the Industry Data & Analysis team at the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), managing AWEA’s analytic agenda, including wind project and manufacturer databases, jobs and market forecasts and quarterly reports. While at AWEA, she was on the core team for the Department of Energy’s Wind Vision: A New Era for Wind Power in the United States report, setting a pathway for wind power supplying 35% of U.S. electricity by 2050. Emily serves on the board of the Wind Energy Foundation and is a strong supporter of Women of Wind Energy (WoWE), currently serving on the national programming committee.