Annie Tsai is a senior counsel and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is a member of the firm's Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) Team, and the Finance Practice and the Energy Industry Team. Annie focuses her practice on energy project finance, advising clients in the development, acquisition, and financing of renewable energy projects. Annie has vast experience in the electric power industry. Before becoming an attorney, Annie worked for Southern California Edison's Energy Procurement Group. She optimized the utility's multibillion-dollar conventional and renewables portfolio as a part of the energy trading team. Annie advised negotiation teams on the value and risks of power purchase agreements, resource adequacy capacity contracts, energy call options, and firm energy delivery contracts. She also managed the utility's California PUC regulatory proceedings related to energy procurement (renewables power, conventional power, natural gas, and greenhouse gas emissions).