Asset Optimization

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Dalen Copeland

Vice President, Business Development, Asset Optimization

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Dalen Copeland leads the business development group for EDF Renewables Asset Optimization throughout the Americas. Dalen’s career at EDF began as legal counsel in 2006. In 2010, she joined the company’s Rotation Training Program where she conducted and completed rotations in Asset Management, Program Management and Operations and Maintenance before accepting a permanent position as the Director of Business Development in 2012. In 2015, she was promoted to Vice President where she leads sales, marketing, and customer account management efforts. Additionally, she oversees the business analytics, administration, and strategic growth for the Asset Optimization group throughout the Americas.

Dalen Copeland leads the business development group for EDF Renewables Asset Optimization throughout the Americas. Dalen’s career at EDF began as legal counsel in 2006. In 2010, she joined the company’s Rotation Training Program where she conducted and completed rotations in Asset Management, Program Management and Operations and Maintenance before accepting a permanent position as the Director of Business Development in 2012. In 2015, she was promoted to Vice President where she leads sales, marketing, and customer account management efforts. Additionally, she oversees the business analytics, administration, and strategic growth for the Asset Optimization group throughout the Americas.

Prior to EDF Renewables, Dalen worked in corporate and securities law for several international law firms including Paul Hastings, LLP and Foley & Lardner, LLP. She obtained an BA degree from Bryn Mawr College, an MS degree in Organization Development from Pepperdine University and received her Juris Doctor from Tulane University.

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Marty Crotty

Executive Vice President, Asset Optimization

An energy industry veteran, Marty has held positions in leadership as Chief Operating Office, President and CEO. He has spent the last four years in the Asia region, including India, Vietnam, Philippines and Sri Lanka responsible for growing a portfolio of assets, with a focus on achieving operational excellence.

An energy industry veteran, Marty has held positions in leadership as Chief Operating Office, President and CEO. He has spent the last four years in the Asia region, including India, Vietnam, Philippines and Sri Lanka responsible for growing a portfolio of assets, with a focus on achieving operational excellence.

Marty holds a Masters degree in Engineering Management, Major in Environment and Energy from George Washington University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resource Management, from New School for Social Research.

In his leisure time, Marty enjoys surfing, playing guitar, riding his motorcycle and spending time with his wife and family, including seven grandchildren.

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Qing Fang

Vice President, Operations

An experienced leader in renewable and fossil fuel power businesses, Qing Fang (goes by Fang) has held various leadership positions as Regional Operations Director, Asset Management Director, Project Development,Director, Plant Manager, and President of Wind Generation with the AES Corporation.

An experienced leader in renewable and fossil fuel power businesses, Qing Fang (goes by Fang) has held various leadership positions as Regional Operations Director, Asset Management Director, Project Development,Director, Plant Manager, and President of Wind Generation with the AES Corporation.

During the 21 years of working at AES, Fang has had the opportunities to work in operations, construction and business development functions in both US and Asia. Prior to joining AES, Fang worked with Babcock & Wilcox, an US based power boiler manufacturer, in various engineering and manager’s roles. Fang holds an MBA Degree from The McCombs Business School at University of Texas in Austin and a Master’s Degree in Thermal Engineering from Tsinghua University in China.

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D.L. Rouse

Vice President, Operations Support Services, Asset Optimization

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D. L. Rouse joined EDF Renewables in 2010 as a Senior Project Manager in the company’s Development division. From 2012-2015 he served as Director, Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance. In 2015 D. L. became the VP of Operations Support Services. In this role he oversees the full suite of operational support functions including: Supply Chain, Quality Control, Health, Safety & Environmental Compliance, and Training.

D. L. Rouse joined EDF Renewables in 2010 as a Senior Project Manager in the company’s Development division. From 2012-2015 he served as Director, Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance. In 2015 D. L. became the VP of Operations Support Services. In this role he oversees the full suite of operational support functions including: Supply Chain, Quality Control, Health, Safety & Environmental Compliance, and Training.

D. L. has over 22 years of international Energy Industry experience. Prior to EDF, he held variety of positions at ExxonMobil and Chevron, working throughout Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Canada, and the United States.

D. L. holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering from New Mexico State University and an MBA in Leadership from John F. Kennedy University.

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Dan Summa

Vice President, Generation

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Dan Summa serves as the Vice President, Generation where he is responsible for managing EDF Renewables wind, solar, and storage assets in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

Dan Summa serves as the Vice President, Generation where he is responsible for managing EDF Renewables wind, solar, and storage assets in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

In his role, Dan manages EDF Renewables approximately 5,800 MW in wind, solar, and storage projects as well as EDF Renewables relationships with its debt and equity partners. Prior to joining the company in 2011, he worked for Invenergy, LLC as an asset manager and served eight years in the navy as a surface warfare officer (nuclear).

Dan is a Commander in the U.S. Naval Reserves and was recalled to active duty in 2012 for 10 months in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Ocean Engineering from the United States Naval Academy and an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

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