Our New Advisory Board Member | Dr. Richard L. Ottinger, Dean Emeritus of Pace Law School.
The Renewables 100 Policy Institute is honored to welcome as our new Advisory Board Member Dr. Richard L. Ottinger, Dean Emeritus of Pace Law School. A longtime ardent environmentalist and energy advocate, Dr. Ottinger served for 16 years as a member of the United States House of Representatives, during which time he authored a substantial body of energy environmental laws. As Chair of the House Energy Conservation and Power Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee, he was a pioneer in educating Members of Congress and the public in the advantages of energy efficiency and renewable energy, a founder of the Environmental & Energy Study Group, the largest non-partisan bicameral Congressional organization, that continues as the independent Environmental and Energy Study Institute in Washington, D.C,, serving on its Board of Directors. [ bio ]