April Anderson

Adaptive Planning Solution Lead | Black & Veatch

April Anderson is Adaptive Planning Solution Lead within Black & Veatch’s Smart Integrated Infrastructure business. She manages the development and application of software that helps clients evaluate and understand forward planning strategies. April brings solutions to energy, grid, water, wastewater, and community domains.

April coordinated Black & Veatch’s evaluation of Hawaiian Electric’s aggressive plan to achieve 100% renewable generation before 2045. The Black & Veatch team investigated the role of demand response and distributed energy resources in maximizing the use of renewable generation and pioneered strategies for agnostically valuing grid services needed to meet system response requirements in a high renewable future.