Michelle Davis

Principal Analyst, Solar


  • United States
  • Power and renewables

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Michelle Davis is a Principal Analyst at Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables. She leads the US distributed solar practice at Wood Mackenzie, including the quarterly publication of the Solar Market Insight report in collaboration with SEIA (the Solar Energy Industries Association). She also leads research coverage of the commercial solar market and tracks the competitive landscape of installers, financiers and technology providers.

Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Michelle held various research positions focused on renewable energy, covering topics ranging from the energy-water nexus to utility investments in electric-vehicle charging stations. 


She has a BS in Biology from Arizona State University and an MBA from Antioch University with a focus on sustainability.

Selected research

Report: U.S. Solar Market Insight

Report: US residential solar finance update H2 2019

Article (2019): The Sunnova IPO - 3 Strategies for Success