Opening a market with good policy and completing initial deals is the beginning of significant change.

Aaron Kraus

Vice President of Market Development & Strategy

Aaron’s Nuveen Green Capital Story

Aaron has more than ten years of experience in the energy policy and markets space. Prior to Nuveen Green Capital, he was a Director of Policy and Electricity Markets for SolarCity, one of the largest solar and energy storage developers in North America. He led national policy activities for the Commercial and Industrial (C&I) segment of the market. He focused on legislative and regulatory activities while building broad coalitions of partners and stakeholders. In addition to federal, state and local government affairs matters, he worked on project diligence and market development.

Earlier in his career, he was a member of the energy practice of Booz Allen Hamilton, where he worked on third-party financing mechanisms for renewable and energy efficiency projects, natural gas procurement, and energy-related legislative and budget matters for the U.S. Department of Defense.

Aaron received his graduate degree from Johns Hopkins University and his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland.

Christopher Ercoli (r), Aaron Kraus (2nd from r), Rick Allen (l) from Pugliese Associates  and Senator Mario Scavello (2nd from l) join Office of Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf at the signing ceremony for legislation to update the Commonwealth’s Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard.