Robert Broderick


Robert Broderick

Principal Member of Technical Staff

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Robert Broderick / 505-844-8161


Robert Broderick has led Sandia’s Distribution Grid Integration Program since 2012, a program that has produced leading research on the grid integration of distributed energy resources (DER). Prior to working for Sandia National Labs, Robert worked as a consultant for TRC Engineers, Inc. focused on solving problems for PV project developers and performing comprehensive grid integration studies for utility clients. Robert worked at PNM (largest IOU utility in New Mexico) as the manager of renewables and developed and managed the successful customer-side PV program, which is expected to achieve over 20 MW of new PV installations in PNM’s service territory. Robert also worked as a senior power engineer in PNM’s Distribution Planning Department and Customer Generation Department. Robert took a lead role in writing New Mexico’s new interconnection standard utilizing industry best practices and IEEE 1547.


  • Masters of Science in Power Systems Engineering from New Mexico State University
  • Bachelors of Arts degree in Physics from University of Colorado at Boulder

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