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Regulatory Consultant (Demand Side Analysis)

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

Serve as Dominion Energy (“DE”) expert with respect to cost/benefit assessment of all DE sponsored Demand Side Management (“DSM”) programs. 

Work with DE’s Energy Conservation representatives in the development of new DSM programs.  This includes assisting the Energy Conservation Department’s (“EC”) program designers;

Perform all companies/ benefit testing associated with any DSM programs that DE may be considering for implementation.  These cost benefit tests are the: (i) Participant Test; (ii) Utility Test; (iii) Total Resource Cost Test; and (iv) Rate Impact Test as these tests are defined in the California Standard Practice for Economic Analysis of Demand Side Programs and Projects.

Report all cost/benefit test results to EC and work with EC in revising programs to improve test results when appropriate.

Prepare expert testimony regarding DSM cost/benefit testing and testing results and serve as DE’s expert witness in all applicable DSM proceedings before the Virginia State Corporation Commission and/or the North Carolina Utilities Commission.  This includes active support for both the Company’s DSM and IRP proceedings. This function will also require interrogatory support and other activities associated with regulatory proceedings.

Responsible for the development and publication of the annual third party consultant report that reflects the result of the Evaluation, Measurement, and Verification of DE sponsored DSM programs.
Coordinate with third party consultants to assure the activities described above are performed timely.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Seven years or more of related experience.  Note:  A Master's degree can count towards one year of experience.

Knowledge of generation system planning methods and tools along with the concept of avoided generation capacity and energy costs.

Knowledge of electric customer demand and how those demand patterns change under various ambient and technological states.  

Experience in state and/or federal regulatory processes and proceedings are beneficial.

Experience as an expert witness, or clearly demonstrated proficiencies in the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of expert witnesses.

Well-developed oral and written communications, presentation, coaching, and teaching skills.

Problem solving and above average computer skills.

Education Requirements

Preferred Education:  Bachelor or Master Degree.  Demonstrated related experience may be substituted in lieu of preferred education.  

Preferred Disciplines:  Accounting, Economics, Finance, Data Science, Mathematics, Engineering.  Other disciplines may be substituted.

Working Conditions
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Test Description
No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here


Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  


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3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
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·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·18 states in the US
·100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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