Vantage Energy Consulting, LLC


With over 25 years of experience, and in excess of 150 Utility Industry Assignments, Vantage is a Premier Diverse Utility and Energy Management Consulting Company. Our client base includes Municipal, State and Federal Utility Regulators

  • Utility Companies
  • Utility Consulting Firms
  • Law Firms
  • Emerging Technology Firms

Many of our consultants have worked with us for over 20 years and provide skills and disciplines in:

  • Utility Management (electric, gas, telco, water)
  • Utility Economics
  • Power plant management & operations research
  • Strategic Planning
  • Utility Accounting
  •  Engineering
  • Regulatory Compliance

Jean Gormley is the owner, Administrator and CEO of Vantage and Walter Drabinski is President and Project Manager.

Vantage Energy Consulting LLC is WBENC Nationally Certified, FL, NY and PA State Certified as a Women's Business Enterprise (WBE). Vantage is WOSB & CPUC Supplier Diversity Certified. We serve in both prime and subcontractor capacities.


Work is performed by our team of Highly Experienced Consultants – not interns or staff.

Safety is paramount and is followed in everyday operations and on all projects.

Comprehensive Cybersecurity protocols are in place and protect all data and communications.

Vantage is committed to Diversity and Sustainability.


Vantage provides a broad range of Consulting Services that address the regulated Utility and Energy Industry, including Management and Operation audits, Utility Strategic Planning Assistance, Fuel and Generation Procurement Support, Service and Affiliate Company Management.

  • Management and focused audits of utilities for regulatory agencies and corporate management;
  • new technology assessment, including integration of renewables such as wind and solar, energy storage, small generation systems, and high technology solutions using natural gas, LPG, LNG, and coal;
  • review and audit of emergency response programs, outage management systems, vegetation management, and distribution system standards and integrity;
  • expert witness support for rates & finance, mergers, regulatory, prudence, construction & energy related issues;
  • construction oversight, project auditing, risk management assessment in-service criteria development and testing, and cost and schedule analysis;
  • technical analysis and social assessment of conventional power, wind, and solar projects as well as other emerging renewable technologies;
  • affiliate compliance program development and auditing;
  • management of energy procurement processes acting as facilitator or independent monitor/evaluator;
  • general management and focused audits of utility management, fuel procurement, regulatory compliance and cost/schedule control; and
  • human resources support at all levels.


American Electric Power (Ohio Power)
Baltimore Gas & Electric
California ISO/FERC
Cleveland Electric Illuminating
Columbus Southern Company
Commonwealth Edison
Connecticut Natural Gas
Connecticut Light & Power
Consolidated Edison
Contel California (Verizon)
Curoil and Aqualectra (Curacao)
Dayton Power & Light Company
Delmarva (MD and DE)
Duquesne Light Company
Duke (Carolina, OH, KY & IN)
Entergy Mississippi Corporation
East Kentucky Power Cooperative
Entergy Corporation
Grayson Electric (Kentucky)
GPE-Westar Merger
East KY Power Coop
Kansas City Power and Light
Kentucky American Water Company
Kentucky Utilities and LG&E
Kentucky Utilities Company
Lake Worth Utilities
Long Island Power Authority (LIPA)
Louisville Gas & Electric Company
Mississippi Power Company
NorthWestern Energy
PG&E, SCE, SoCalGas and SDG&E
PECO Energy
Philadelphia Suburban Water Company
Public Service Electric & Gas Company
Public Service Electric & Gas Company
Public Service Electric & Gas Company
San Diego Gas & Electric Company
Seattle City Light
City of Lake Worth Electric
Southern California Edison
Southern California Edison
St. Vincent
Vermont PSC
Virgin Islands Water & Power Co


Audit Distribution Investment Rider & Power Purchase Agmnt.
Independent Monitor of SOS Energy Procurement
California Energy Crisis Audit of Operations
Fuel Procurement Review
Fuel Procurement Review
Outage and Reliability Audit
System Failure Analysis Review
Comprehensive Management Audit
Outage and Reliability Audit
Attestation Examination of Fees
Comprehensive Management Audits
Fuel Procurement Review
Independent Monitor of SOS Energy Procurement
Operations Review/Monitor of SOS Energy Procurement
Audit of Affiliate Transactions
Fuel Procurement Audit
Fuel Procurement Review & New Technology Assessment
Affiliate Transactions Review for SEC and PUCs
Fossil Generation Maintenance Planning Practices Attestation
Comprehensive Management Audit
Merger Analysis and Testimony
Environmental Compliance Plan Review
Construction Review and Prudency Testimony Comprehensive
Operations Review
Merger Support
Comprehensive Operations Review
Long term assignment providing Technical Support
Audit of Emergency Management Program
Comprehensive Operations Review, Regulatory Support
Peer Utility Organization and Structure Comparison
Fuel Procurement and Plant Efficiency Audit
Power Plant Construction Review
Audit of Attestation Fees
Analysis of DSM for CPUC
Nuclear Prudence Review
Independent Monitor of SOS Energy Procurement
Comprehensive Operations Review of Restructuring
Nuclear Prudence Review
Generation and Environmental Planning for Rate Case
Fourteen other direct assignments over an eight year period
Eight assignments over a six year period
Comprehensive Operations Review
Assistance w energy contracts, power planning supply,
Audit of Reliability Investment Incentive Mechanism
Audit of T&D Construction Program
Management Audit and Generation Operations Review
Telco Market & Performance Assurance Plan Analysis
Comprehensive Management Audit

Phone: 305-744-3440
[email protected]
mobile: 352-973-3134
[email protected]
mobile: 305-394-0784

Main Office:
1609 Carrera Dr.
Lady Lake, FL 32159

Women's Business Enterprise


541618 – Utilities Management Consulting Svcs
541618 – Telecom Management Consulting Svcs
541611 – Admin Management Consulting Svcs.
EIN: 27-2585037 / UEI: NKWLTL4KESF1
DUNS: 080230735

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