Markets We Serve

Electric Utilities

Working to Solve the Grid's Growing Pains

Maintaining operational reliability is job number one for EDCs, municipal utilities and cooperatives — and today that mission is more challenging than ever. The path forward requires creativity and the cultivation of capabilities. Whether you’re responding to changing energy needs or government regulation, ProtoGen is uniquely positioned to help with a suite of consulting, program, training, and technical services.

Services:

  • Market Visioning and Planning
  • Program Development and Administration
  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control
  • Research Projects
  • Technical Training
  • Financial Modeling and Analysis

Clean Tech

Helping Emerging Tech Live Up to its Promise

Succeeding in the clean tech space is hard, no matter how good the idea or product. There are pitfalls at every turn, from R&D and prototyping through piloting, commercializing, and maturation. ProtoGen has helped innovators, investors, manufacturers, and R&D firms overcome the challenges of each. Tell us about your tech, and let’s implement a strategy to advance it.

Services:

  • Product Research
  • Financial Modeling and Analysis
  • Pipeline and Market Development
  • Grant Writing

Labor & Education

Serving Your Mission by Thinking Beyond the Blueprint

As energy systems change, so do the skills needed to build and work on them. Developing that hands-on know-how is mission critical – but requires significant investments in facilities, equipment, and curricula. You need a partner who can make the most of your budget. With capabilities in both research and construction, ProtoGen thinks beyond the blueprint and sees what traditional EPCs can’t.

Services:

  • Vision planning
  • Turnkey Facilities Development
  • Equipment Testing and Analysis
  • Research Project Development and Execution
  • Training Program Development and Administration
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Government

Navigating to a Sustainable & Equitable Energy Future

Energy is in the midst of a sea change, and government is a big ship to steer. Navigating to a sustainable, equitable future will demand aligning technical possibilities with thoughtful policy. With decades of combined experience in distributed energy projects, training, and workforce development, ProtoGen is proud to offer its expertise to meet the needs of state and federal agencies, as well as local governments – from solar, wind and storage, to smart inverters, microgrids, and markets.

Services:

  • Research Projects
  • Technical Training
  • Market Visioning and Planning
  • Financial Modeling and Analysis
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • RFP Development
  • Program Development and Administration

Private Industry

Distributed Energy Expertise Across the Entire Project Lifecycle

Engineers and builders. Banking, insurance, and finance. Professional services. Commercial and industrial companies. ProtoGen has helped hundreds of clients overcome their energy challenges, always with a transparent, consultative approach and a skillfully executed solution. Whether you build, own, maintain, or service distributed energy systems, get in touch to learn how we can help – even if it’s just for a second opinion.

Services:

  • Vision Planning
  • Basis of Design/Conceptual Design
  • Project Management
  • Financial Modeling and Analysis
  • Technical Training and Development
  • Owner’s Rep and O&M
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Senior Housing

  Your Unique Perspective Demands a Unique Energy Strategy

Energy is the very essence of long-term planning – controlling costs, ensuring its availability and adequacy, aligning it with your organization’s mission and values. New combinations of well-understood technologies are making it possible to meaningfully advance these goals in support of your overall business case. For the senior housing sector, there has never been a more compelling time to evaluate the options. We've helped both small and large mission-focused organizations find clarity and resolution on a topic that can be endlessly complicated.

Services:

  • Integrated Energy Visioning & Planning
  • Consulting
  • Basis of Design/Conceptual Design
  • Financial Modeling and Analysis
  • Engineering and Construction Management
  • Technical Training and Development
  • Asset Management