Oliver Hoad is a Senior Energy Consultant at APPI Energy, managing the cannabis and CEA division. Oliver assists organizations in formulating and implementing strategic and sustainable energy strategies. These strategies include; alternative energy generation and storage systems (prime power and backup), negotiation and management of electric and natural gas power agreements, Renewable Energy Credit (REC) procurement, community solar, project funding, risk management, and demand response. Sustainable energy strategies and development are a driving force within his personal and professional mission. Before joining APPI, Oliver worked at Tesla and SolarCity, developing and managing solar systems and battery storage projects. Oliver graduated from Nottingham Trent University with a BA in Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management.