Global Conference 2010
Vice President, Environment and Renewables, Electric Power Research Institute
Bryan Hannegan is Vice President for Environment and Renewables for the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), leading research into technologies and practices that enable cleaner and more efficient options for renewable power generation. Prior to joining EPRI in 2006, Hannegan served as the chief of staff for the White House Council on Environmental Quality and as an acting special assistant to the president for economic policy. During his tenure, he led the development of the president′s Advanced Energy Initiative and assisted federal agencies in their implementation of the Energy Policy Act of 2005. From 1999 to 2003, he served as staff scientist for the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hannegan holds a doctorate in earth system science and a master′s degree in engineering from the University of California, Irvine, and a bachelor′s degree in meteorology from the University of Oklahoma.