Summary of Experience
Daniel Dane has over twenty years of experience in the energy and financial services industries providing advisory services to power companies, natural gas pipelines, and local gas distribution companies in the areas of regulation and ratemaking, litigation support, generating asset divestitures, valuation, financial statement audits and analysis, and the examination of financial reporting systems and controls. He has also provided expert testimony on regulated ratemaking matters for investor- and provincially-owned utilities, including revenue requirements, the cost of capital, capital structure, lead-lag studies/cash working capital, and rate base development.
Mr. Dane has developed fairness opinions to Boards of Directors of companies entering into asset purchases and sales. He has led valuation modeling on multiple energy-related valuation assignments using the Income Approach, Cost Approach, and Sales Comparison Approach.
Mr. Dane has an MBA from Boston College, a BA in Economics from Colgate University, and is a certified public accountant.
M.B.A., Boston College
B.A., Economics, Colgate University
Licensed Securities Professional: NASD Series 7, 28, 63, 79 and 99 Licenses
Regulatory Commission of Alaska; Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority; Illinois Commerce Commission; Maine Public Utilities Commission; Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities; New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission; New Mexico Public Regulatory Commission; Nova Scotia Utility Board; Oklahoma Corporate Commission; Ontario Energy Board; Rhode Island Division of Public Utilities and Carriers; South Dakota Public Service Commission; Public Utilities Commission of Texas; Vermont Public Utility Commission
We were retained to review and opine as to the prudence of the client’s development of an overall commercial strategy for a refurbishment project at the client’s nuclear facility, as […]
We assisted the client with a review of the project management processes used to manage an extended power uprate-life cycle management project at the client’s nuclear generating facilities. This work […]
The Vermont Department of Public Service engaged Concentric to prepare an assessment of the financial aspects of the proposed transfer of the Vermont Yankee nuclear station from a subsidiary of […]
Concentric was retained to support three Southeastern U.S. electric utilities in responding to initiatives to deregulate state electric markets and prohibit the currently vertically integrated utilities from providing generation service […]
Concentric provided research, analysis, and expert testimony on the issues of earnings sharing, rate riders, rate design, cost of capital, and Energy Transition-related cost recovery to a Canadian electric utility […]
Concentric was retained to assist a U.S. energy services and delivery company in preparing a turn-key rate case for its Connecticut electric distribution company. We assisted in all aspects of […]
Concentric provided an expert report concerning litigation between a U.S. electric service company and the United States of America, acting by and through the U.S. Department of Energy, regarding spent nuclear […]
Concentric provided expert analysis on behalf of a client who was the subject of a tortious interference claim. The claim asserted that our client—through design, engineering, and materials supply changes […]