Michael's research focuses on energy and climate policy, on carbon markets and offsets, and on state and local energy and climate initiatives in the US. He brings over 20 years of professional experience in energy and environmental analysis and capacity building. He has worked throughout North America, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Europe with support from government agencies, development banks, foundations, utilities, and non-profit groups.
Michael received an M.S. in Energy and Resources from the University of California, Berkeley in 1984.