New York State Energy and Research Development Authority
Michael Razanousky received his undergraduate degree in electric power engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and has his master's degree from the University at Albany. He has 30 years of experience in managing energy programs and projects in the commercial and industrial sectors. He is presently a project manager at the New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA) in their Technology Innovation group and has developed and managed their Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Smart Grid Research and NY Prize Microgrid Programs.
The New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA) is a public benefit corporation created in 1975 by the New York State Legislature. Its mission is to use innovation and technology to solve some of New York's most difficult energy and environmental problems in ways that improves the State's economy. NYSERDA is committed to public service, striving to be a model of what taxpayers want their government to be: effective, flexible, responsive, and efficient. This commitment is reflective in more than 200 national and international awards that NYSERDA has received over the years.