Michael Worden is the Chief of Electric Distribution Systems at New York State Public Service Commission.
Michael has a BSE from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and an MBA from the University at Albany.
has 37 years of utility industry experience.
is responsible for New York State's Standardized Interconnection Requirements, which are applicable to small distributed generation facilities up to 2 MW.
is also responsible for the following activities at the NY PSC: utility electric emergency plan oversight, electric distribution system reliability, power system storm hardening and resiliency efforts, and development of smart grid and micro grids.