Advisory Board

Bill Tyndall is senior vice president for Duke Energy and leads policy and strategic initiatives focused on creating new business opportunities for the nation’s largest utility. Previously Tyndall served as the head of Federal Policy and Regulatory affairs where he managed all aspects of federal policy at Duke Energy, including the groups responsible for federal government affairs, federal regulatory relations, and federal environment and energy policy.  He is based in Washington, D.C.  Prior to joining Duke Energy, Tyndall served as a managing director at Natsource LLC, a company that provides asset management, origination, and advisory services in the energy space.  He was responsible for structuring investments into the firm’s investment vehicles and identifying new investment opportunities in clean energy.

From 1998 to 2006, Tyndall served in various leadership positions at Cinergy Corp.  He served as vice president for corporate development and strategy, where he was responsible for mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, as well as development of corporate growth initiatives.  Tyndall also served as vice president of environmental services and federal affairs, working closely with government regulators and testifying before Congress, state utility commissions and other government entities.  From 1995 to 1998, Tyndall served as the minority counsel to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce where he advised then-Ranking Member John Dingell and other Democratic members of the Committee on issues involving the Clean Air Act and other environmental statutes.

From 1990 to 1995, Tyndall served as a senior counsel and then as a senior policy advisor at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, where he worked on Clean Air Act issues.

Tyndall received a bachelor’s degree with honors from Stanford University and a juris doctor degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.  He also completed the Stanford University School of Business Executive Program in 2000.

Duke Energy (DUK) is the largest electric power holding company in the United States with more than $100 billion in total assets.  Its regulated utility operations serve approximately 7.1 million electric customers located in six states in the Southeast and Midwest.  Its commercial power and international business segments own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a growing portfolio of renewable energy assets in the United States.