Travis Lowder is a renewable energy analyst at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado. He concentrates mainly on PV project finance and risk management, and on U.S. renewable energy financial policy. He is a co-organizer of the Solar Access to Public Capital working group, an industry body convened by NREL to speed the securitization of solar asset cash flows in the marketplace. He also works with the Department of Energy to engage decision-makers in U.S. Native American Tribes to facilitate the deployment of renewable energy technologies on tribal lands.