Arthur Haubenstock is General Counsel and Vice President, Government & Regulatory with 8minutenergy Renewables, one of the largest developers of utility-scale solar and storage in the United States. He has helped shape the current energy landscape through legislation, regulation and policy from both the solar and utility perspectives, in addition to negotiating power purchase and storage contracts, obtaining project financing and permitting, and addressing strategic and project-specific environmental matters. Arthur has worked for independent power producers, technology innovators, major utilities, and governmental agencies. He has also served on the boards of several renewable energy-related organizations, including the Center for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Technologies (“CEERT”), the Large-scale Solar Association, the Solar Energy Industries Association, and the advisory board of The Vote Solar Initiative. His work with a wide range of energy and environmental interests provide the insights helpful to navigating regulated energy markets, complex transactions, and project development issues.