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February 14, 2014
KMBZ Power Lunch 1600 interviews Polsinelli Shughart Energy Vice Chair Alan Anderson about a firm study that addresses the economic impact of wind energy. Anderson was interviewed about his testimony before the Joint Committee on Energy and Environmental Policy, the Senate Utilities Committee and Luke Hagedorn's testimony before the House Standing Committee on Energy and Environment on 2/14/2013.

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About Alan Claus Anderson

Alan Claus Anderson is the vice chair of the firm's national Energy practice group. He has extensive experience representing and serving as lead deal counsel and outside general counsel to public and private companies in the energy industry. He advises domestic and international oil and gas, wind and solar companies in all phases of the development and finance process. Mr. Anderson also regularly represents oil and gas companies and serves as their outside general counsel. He advises them in the full range of activities including reviewing, structuring and negotiating acquisitions and joint development projects both domestically and internationally. A former in-house counsel at a publicly traded oil and gas company, Mr. Anderson has been selected for membership in the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.

Mr. Anderson also represents developers, lenders, investors and suppliers in renewable energy projects throughout the country that represent more than 3,500 MW in wind and solar projects under development and more than $2billion in wind and solar projects in operation. He has also has significant experience assisting non-United States companies on their entry into the United States market, including one of the largest German solar companies on its entry into the United States and successful projects throughout North America.

An active participant in the energy industry, Mr. Anderson is a frequent speaker and writer on energy issues. Mr. Anderson has also been selected to lead two United States Department of Energy projects related to distributed solar finance issue and electric vehicle deployment as well serving as the Chair of the Kansas City Area Development Council's Advanced Energy and Manufacturing Advisory Council