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John Marchand

EDF Renewable Energy
Vice President, Valuations & Transactions

John Marchand is Vice President of Valuations & Transactions for EDF Renewable Energy (EDFRE). In this position, he has driven the installation of several thousand megawatts of EDFRE operating Wind and Solar projects.  As head of VaT’s Power Marketing team he is responsible for the negotiation of all offtake related transaction structures including Power Purchase Agreements, VPPAs, DBS, Develop, Build and Sell agreements, Hedge Agreements etc., and  has significant involvement in EDF Renewable Energy’s M&A, project acquisition, program which has acquired several thousand megawatts of wind, solar and other development projects.  He is also responsible for managing EDFRE’s Valuation and Analytics (Structuring) team, which does financial modeling, the Transmission services group, which does PROMOD and other risk modeling, and the Risk Management group.  Based in San Diego he and his teams work across all US Markets, Canada and Mexico.


Mr. Marchand joined EDF Renewable Energy in 2008, and brings 19 years of unregulated electricity industry experience primarily in the structured origination of complex transactions in the wholesale electricity sphere.  He was instrumental to a number of innovative Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC) energy structures including the first Grant County Hydro purchase and the first long-term three-way wind, firming, and banking structure.  John is graduate of Trinity College CT and Columbia Business School.