Austin Brandt, senior power supply planner at Cape Light Compact, will be the featured speaker at the Cape Cod Technology Council First Friday Breakfast March 6 at 7:30 a.m. at the Hyannis Golf Club on Route 132. Austin will discuss the creation and evolution of this important local resource and explain the technologies and concepts employed to deliver their programs to Cape and Islands homes and businesses.
The Cape Light Compact is a nationally recognized award-winning energy services organization operated by the 21 towns on Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard and Dukes County. The Compact’s mission is to serve its 200,000 customers through the delivery of proven energy efficiency programs, effective consumer advocacy and renewable competitive electricity supply. The Compact offers a comprehensive approach to energy services, including competitive electricity rates with green options, effective consumer advocacy, proven energy efficient programs, and energy education.
Brandt joined the Cape Light Compact in 2015 and, in his role as senior power supply planner, he manages the Compact’s Power Supply Program. Prior to joining the Compact, Austin worked in the municipal energy field and also served as a member of AmeriCorps Cape Cod. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he studied Environmental Science and minored in Marine Science. In his free time, Austin enjoys surfing and road cycling. He is also a member of the board of directors of the Cape Cod Technology Council.
The March breakfast is part of the monthly First Friday Breakfast series is open to the public. For more information or to register for this event, please visit the website at www.cctechcouncil.org.