Director of Research
Mike Taylor is SEPA’s Director of Research and leads the department’s efforts to provide data and analysis on utilities and solar market development to SEPA staff, members and external stakeholders. Prior to joining SEPA in 2006, Mike spent seven years with the Minnesota Department of Commerce State Energy Office specializing in renewable energy policy and program development, including energy efficiency, solar, wind, biomass, biofuels, climate change, and utility regulation. While working for the energy office, he received over $1 million in utility funding to develop and operate Minnesota’s first statewide PV incentive program. Mike holds a Master’s in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy from the U. of Minnesota and a Bachelor’s in Environmental Biology from St. Mary's University of Minnesota.
Contact Mike Taylor via e-mail.