Guzman Energy Announces Hiring of Steve Beuning as Senior Director of Market Design and Integration
DENVER – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Guzman Energy, a Colorado-based wholesale electricity supplier, has hired Steve Beuning as a senior advisor, market design and integration. In this newly created role, Beuning will work with Guzman Energy customers to help them achieve their energy goals.
“Guzman Energy and our customers will benefit greatly from Steve’s experience in the wholesale energy markets,” said Christopher Miller, President of Guzman Energy. “Customers are asking us for reliable and economical energy, as well as good advice, as renewable energy sources play a larger role in energy portfolios. I can’t think of a better advisor than Steve Beuning because customers are adopting better energy solutions.
Most recently, Beuning was Vice President, Power Supply and Programs at Holy Cross Energy. In addition, Beuning spent 34 years at Xcel Energy, where he led market operations and gained experience in the design of wholesale electricity markets; integration of renewable energies; free access transmission system; production interconnection; congestion management and congestion coverage.
“Guzman Energy is an innovative company bringing new models to the electricity industry,” said Beuning. “I am delighted to join the Guzman Energy team to help communities mobilize their transitions to renewable energy and make them as efficient as possible. ”
Beuning served on the inaugural Energy Imbalance Market Board of the Independent System Operator of California and served for seven years on the Board of Directors of the Energy Systems Integration Group. He has also served on the engineering and standards committees of NERC. Beuning received a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and an MBA from Colorado State University.
About Guzman Energy
Guzman Energy is a wholesale electricity supplier dedicated to communities seeking affordable and reliable energy. We partner with co-ops, municipalities, businesses and tribes across North America to customize energy portfolios that make economic and environmental sense for today and tomorrow. Together, we are lighting the way forward.