Troy Helming

Our services

Consulting, writing, and speaking

I offer a range of consulting services--all designed to help your renewable energy project reach its potential. Financial analysis, project viability review, utility grid interconnection study process consulting, solar development, wind development, solar & wind permitting and related development work, and feasibility studies are available to help you quickly ascertain whether your project opportunity is worth additional time and resources.

I offer public speaking services at a fixed rate per engagement or per day, plus travel expenses.  

Need a director for your Board of Directors for solar or related energy?  I serve on 2 Boards now and am willing to take on 1-2 more director roles.

I offer these services:

  • Solar & wind project development, assessment & feasibility
  • Interconnection consulting
  • Permitting for solar or wind projects / farms
  • Community solar garden program design or project site development
  • Public speaking
  • Report, white paper, and technical writing.
  • Expert witness
  • Biodiesel services, including glycerin biodiesel & RIN sales, feedstock procurement
  • General clean energy project advice.
  • Break dancing.
  • Making you smile.

Sample Prior Speaking Engagements
Event Location Speech Title
Southern California Edison's Solar Development Workshop (8/15/2014)  Santa Anna, CA Interconnection Challenges in California
Infocast Solar Power Finance Summit (3/20/2013) San Diego CA Small Utility-Scale Solar PV
OPAL Clean & Green Alternative Investment Summit (12/4/2012 9:30 am) Agenda
Ritz Carlton, Laguna Beach CA The Role of Utilities in Renewable Energy - with an emphasis on small solar utility projects. Presentation
American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law
Executive Counsel Group Meeting (10/2012)
 Laguna Niguel, CA Small-scale Utility Solar PV
on Distribution systems
Pacific Renewable Energy Conference Maui, HI Wind Energy and storage options
Krystal Planet Annual Conference Overland Park, KS How The Freedom Plan will impact the coming Clean Power Revolution
EUCI Renewable Energy Conference Denver, CO Wind Energy's coming development and its impact on the SPP ISO system


The Clean Power Revolution
(2nd Edition published 2014; original edition published 2005) 
Caveman Country
(Coming soon) 
Kindle e-book:  Hard copy
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