Manager, Distributed Generation Group
Andre Wellington currently manages Con Edison's Distributed Generation (DG) Group and also serves as the Utility's DG Ombudsman. The Distributed Generation department at Con Edison serves to guide the processes and policies of interconnecting distributed generation to the utility's distribution system. The department also provides guidance in the design of DG rates and tariffs, forecasting of DG penetration and general policy regarding different DG technologies. Mr. Wellington has over 14 years of experience in the utility industry covering various areas. Prior to his position in the Distributed Generation department, Andre held positions in Con Edison's Smart Grid department, Demand Response group and Substation Field Engineering group. Andre holds an MBA from the New York University – Stern School of Business and a BS in Mathematics from Morehouse College and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Andre is originally from Queens, NY but currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.