Eric Hill is a member Rose Law Group’s renewable energy and automotive investment practice groups. He is also a member of Rose Law Group’s Coronavirus Task Force.
Eric’s practice is focused on regulatory issues related to electric, water, and gas utility companies. He is experienced with a wide range of utility issues, including rate cases, renewable energy standards, energy efficiency standards, and electric vehicle infrastructure development. In addition, he has experience with transmission line siting and utility service territory extension issues.
Before joining Rose Law Group, Eric was an Executive Consultant at the Arizona Corporation Commission. Eric’s work at the Commission was focused on complex utility regulatory issues, and he was involved in the development of statewide interconnection rules for distributed generation systems. As a representative of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners in the USAID partnership program, Eric was a presenter at the Technical Workshop on Interconnection in Mexico City, Mexico in 2015.
Prior to his time at the Commission, he worked in the Energy Efficiency division of Bonneville Power Administration (“BPA”) in Portland, Oregon. In this role, Eric was responsible for evaluating and auditing utilities’ compliance with federal energy efficiency programs. He worked with over twenty utilities throughout the Pacific Northwest, including oversight of all of BPA’s Direct Served Federal sites.
Eric is also an avid car enthusiast. Prior to becoming an attorney, Eric was employed by several automobile dealerships. Eric’s passion for cars and thorough understanding of automobile sales transactions led him to create Rose Law Group’s Automotive Investment practice group. He is happy to help facilitate the automotive hobby in his professional life.
Eric is a graduate of the University of Tulsa College of Law, where he was a senior staff member of the Energy Law Journal. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Utah. In his free time, he enjoys skiing, traveling, hiking and spending time in the outdoors.
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Electric vehicle tax credit rules create ‘chaos for consumers’; Eric Hill, automotive investment attorney at Rose Law Group, weighs in with shopping tip
By Lawrence Ulrich | The New York Times Designed to accelerate the shift to electric cars among other climate goals, the Inflation Reduction Act has in practice made buying such vehicles a lot more complicated. In August, the law ruled out the full tax credit of $7,500 for electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids assembled outside North America. That may make
Vintage cars, part of the pandemic hobby boom, priced collectors out. What can collectors do? Eric Hill, Rose Law Group automotive investment attorney, explains
By Rob Sass | The New York Times Budget-minded vintage car collectors, competing with Americans who took an interest in the vehicles as a pastime over the last couple of years, have found themselves increasingly priced out of the market for cars that were once considered cheap fun and are now in high demand. Undeterred, however, many buyers are determined
Eric Hill, Rose Law Group automotive investment attorney, talks with 12 News about Arizona’s new motorcycle law
By Channel 12 News PHOENIX — You might notice a lot of “lane filtering” on Arizona roads soon. That’s because a new law will soon let Arizona motorcyclists go between the lanes of traffic to get to the front of the line at traffic lights. Advocates say it’s actually safer than making motorcycles wait in between cars at stoplights. READ