Matt Lucas

Managing Director Business Development
New Energy Risk
matt lucas

Dr. Matt Lucas leads business development at New Energy Risk, a subsidiary of AXA, the world's largest property insurer, where he focuses on facilitating project financing of cleantech projects using custom insurance solutions. Previously, Matt was a technology scout for Siemens TTB, its corporate venture & startup partnership group, focused on data analytics for industrial systems. He has also been an early employee at three hard-tech startups, all university spinoffs, with both technology and business development responsibilities. Prior to joining NER, Matt launched a pre-seed, nonprofit startup accelerator to support innovators converting waste-to-value, raising $10M in grants and equity. Matt received his Masters and PhD from UC Berkeley in Mechanical Engineering.

18 Nov
11:40
 - 12:20 Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Main Stream
Panel Discussion
  • Will we see the ITC be extended or the introduction of new subsidies such as in-lieu payments
  • Assessing the 2020 slowing down of investment tax credits and its impact on planning for 2021
  • Practical actions for developers to get your business in the state it needs to be to thrive post subsidies
  • What is the outlook for a section 201 extension?
  • How does the forced labor risk in Xinjiang potentially impact the solar supply chain?