Maggie Shober

Director of Utility Reform

Maggie Shober works to speed the clean energy transformation in the Southeast through analysis and advocacy. She has expertise in renewable energy, energy efficiency, coal retirements, energy market modeling, and transmission. In October of 2019, Maggie transitioned into Director of Utility Reform position and leads SACE’s technical work.

Prior to SACE, Maggie advised energy companies and utilities as part of Navigant Consulting’s Energy Practice. She also has hands-on experience in both federal and state policy. She holds a Master’s of Energy and Environmental Policy from the University of Delaware, and a BS in physics and environmental studies from Allegheny College.

Maggie's Recent Posts


Stakeholders request FERC hold Technical Conference on Southeast market issues

One thing has become clear from the various comments submitted to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on the Southeast Energy Exchange Market or SEEM: there is a strong desire for FERC…


SACE files response to TVA in FERC transmission access case

Back in January, four of TVA's local power company (LPC) customers filed a complaint at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the ability to pay TVA to use its transmission lines…


Southeast Energy Exchange Market (SEEM): What we know, Q&A-style

A number of utilities filed a proposal to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in February to create the Southeast Energy Exchange Market (SEEM). We haven't posted on SEEM for a while,…

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News & Resources


SEEM Filing: Limited Protest and Comment of Public Interest Organizations

On March, 15, 2021, SACE was one of several public interest organizations that filed a protest and comments on the proposed Southeast Energy Exchange Market. Public Interest Organizations: Energy Alabama, Sierra Club,…


Joint Comments Filed to North Carolina Utilities Commission on Duke's 2020 Integrated Resource Plans

Comments to NCUC on Duke's 2020 IRPs - Deficiencies of Coal Retirement Analysis and Clean Energy Modeling study by Synapse Energy Economics Filed March 1, 2021, by Carolinas Clean Energy Business Association,…