Projects & Activities
author, Assessment of the Environmental/Social Impacts of
Renewable Generation Options for Puerto Rico, ongoing
Lead author, Reinventing Renewable Energy: Toward a Technology
Strategy for Increasing Security, Reducing Emissions &
Creating Jobs, published by American Council on Renewable
Energy (ACORE) and Electric Power Research Institute, 2009
facilitator and lead author, Consensus Statement from Cape
& Islands Stakeholders on Maximizing Community Benefits
from Offshore Renewables, June - November 2009
Strategic planning, analysis, and reporting for the R&D
portfolio of EPRI's
Technology Innovation Program, 1990-present.
Design and development of Cape & Islands Go Green Guide,
CIGoGreen campaign, and CIGoGreen:
A Call to Action & Report to the Community (www.cigogreen.org),
of EPRI White Papers on biopower technology (2009), geothermal
energy technology (2009) future of solar photovoltaic (PV)
technology and its potentially disruptive effects, July -
December 2007; and on PV integration issues and opportunities
facing utilities and other service providers, March - June,
Adjunct professor for class on renewable energy sources and
honors colloquim on sustainability at Cape Cod Community College,
Featured speaker, launch of clean energy internship planning
program by Cape Cod Economic Development Council and Cape
& Islands Renewable Energy Collaborative, June 2007
Author of EPRI Journal articles on carbon capture and
sequestration - "Closing the Fuel Carbon Cycle"
- and climate policy - "Climate Policy Gets Down to Business"
Coauthor of EPRI report on the possible role of renewable
energy sources in the U.S. portfolio of electricity generating
options for the carbon-constrained future (abstract),
November 2006 - January 2007
Author of recommendations
from Cape & Islands energy stakeholders delivered
to the transition team for incoming Massachusetts Governor
Deval Patrick and Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray, December
Contributor to and editor of EPRI report to Australian government
commission - Uranium
Mining, Processing & Nuclear Energy Review - evaluating
possible inclusion of nuclear power in the country's portfolio
of electricity generating options for the carbon-constrained
future, October 2006.
Author of EPRI's Phase II Climate Contingency Roadmap report,
a document for high-level industry decision-makers that lays
out the principles of efficient and effective climate policymaking
and highlights the critical roles of technology, timing, electrification,
and market-based policy.
Author of "Electricity"
and "Renewables" indicators for Cape Cod Sustainability
Indicators Project, released August 2006.
Editor of continuing series of EPRI technical reports on climate
change science, policy, strategic planning, and technology,
Policy design and review for energy/air quality elements of
Cape Cod Regional Policy Plan. January 2006 - present.
Design and production of Materials & Chemistry Report.
December 2005 - present.
Organization and facilitation of Cape
& Islands Ocean Energy Brainstorming Session. Westborough,
MA, May 19, 2006.
Panel member, "Nitrogen From the Air Decision-Maker Workshop:
How Important Is This Source to Coastal Pollution on Cape
Cod?" Yarmouth, MA, April 7, 2006.
Convenor and facilitator of "Beyond
Cape Wind" Community Planning Process for the Cape
& Islands region, 2005 - present.
Invited author of a Cape Cod Voice perspective addressing
Cape Cod's wastewater and energy futures from the present
through 2050, December 15, 2005.
Planning of, and speaker at, the "Land-Based Municipal
Wind Workshop: Clean Power Through Cooperation," Yarmouth,
MA, November 18, 2005.
Planning of, and plenary lunchtime speaker at, the "Shaping
Cape Cod's Energy Future" Conference, Hyannis, MA,
September 22, 2005.
Author of policy and technology content on the "Clean
Energy Information" website of the Massachusetts
Technology Collaborative (MTC).
Member of Cape Cod Sustainability Indicators Council and participant
in "Cape Cod 2020: Vision and Action for a Sustainable
Cape Cod" project.
Editor of Cape & Islands Energy Information Clearinghouse.
Author of MTC internal report on the status of and future
prospects for the clean energy cluster in Massachusetts, 2005.