Tim Bialecki

School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Master of Environmental Management, 2019

Tim is a Master’s of Environmental Management student at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies focusing on state and federal energy and climate policy. Before FES, he spent nearly five years working on federal energy and environmental policy in Washington DC, first in the U.S. Senate for Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and then at political consulting firm Signal Group. More recently, Tim has been working with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) helping to coordinate the state’s first large-scale procurement of offshore wind.

Authored Articles
Sun in the sky

Following the Sun

As of Q3 2018, the solar industry has deployed a total of 60 GW of capacity across the United States, according to the Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA). By now, solar PV is no longer seen as a risky investment, but a mature industry. For years, much of the activity in solar deployment has been concentrated in just a few markets like California, Arizona or Massachusetts. Unsurprisingly, the markets that have shown the greatest growth over the past decade have also become highly competitive both in terms of the sheer number of active solar developers and installers, but also in...