Today’s energy conversation is all about diversity and alternatives. That’s why VHB’s team is versed in siting and permitting distributed generation facilities including wind, solar, and biomass/bio-gas facilities. Clients benefit from energy professionals whose deep knowledge of and ability to navigate regulatory requirements increases efficiency and reduces environmental impacts to get renewables projects up and running.

Kris Dramby is a Vice President at VHB and serves as the Energy Market Leader.

Kris Dramby, CWB, PWS, CE

Energy Market Leader


  • Applied Technologies

  • Climate Adaptation Planning

  • Construction & Operations Plan Development

  • Cultural Resource Surveys, Reporting, and Agency Coordination–Section 106

  • Due Diligence/Fatal Flaw Analysis

  • Entitlement Services

  • Erosion & Sedimentation Control Plan Development

  • Land Survey & Geomatics Analysis

  • Mitigation Consultation and Negotiations

  • Natural Channel/Wetland Design & Permitting

  • NEPA Documentation and Analysis

  • Public Involvement/Stakeholder Engagement

  • Rare, Threatened, and Endangered Species Surveys, Reporting, and Agency Coordination–Section 7

  • Regulatory Compliance & Monitoring

  • Section 404/401 Environmental Permitting and Agency Coordination

  • Site Investigation & Remediation

  • Stormwater Management

  • Transportation Studies and Planning

  • Tribal Consultation

  • Water Resources and Civil Engineering

  • Wetland and Stream Delineation & Jurisdictional Determinations

  • Wind Farm Siting and Assessment Studies

Read Renewable Energy Growth: Offshore Wind Investments Aim to Meet Rising Energy Demands


  • Avangrid Renewables

  • Bullrock Corporation

  • D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, LLC

  • Encore Redevelopment

  • Enel

  • Galehead Development

  • Green Mountain Power, LLC

  • Greenskies Renewable Energy LLC

  • NextEra

  • Ørsted North America

  • Pine Gate Renewables

  • RES America Developments, Inc.

  • sPower

  • Vanguard Renewables