Target – Plan – Finance: A Framework for Climate Policy in Federal Infrastructure Legislation

How should the United States respond to the climate crisis? In this Insights@Questrom Expert Take, Professor of the Practice in Markets, Public Policy, and Law Peter Fox-Penner outlines his recommended framework for U.S. climate policy as lawmakers debate how best to address this critical issue.

ABOUT OUR EXPERT

PETER FOX-PENNER

Professor of the Practice, Markets, Public Policy, & Law

Peter Fox-Penner is Founder and Director of the Boston University Institute for Sustainable Energy and Professor of Practice at the Questrom School of Business, where he co-directs the Impact Measurement and Allocation Program (IMAP) on sustainable finance, sustainable energy and electric power. In addition, he is a Partner and Chief Strategy Officer of Energy Impact Partners, one of the largest dedicated clean energy private equity fund groups in the world and an academic advisor to The Brattle Group. He is on the global leadership council of the World Resources Institute and on the advisory boards of Mobility Impact Partners, the National Regulatory Research Institute’s Training Initiative, and PEACE. He is also affiliated with the Energy Futures Initiative. He formerly served as a senior official at the U.S. Department of Energy and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.