Richard G. Newell
President and CEO, Resources for the Future
Dr. Richard G. Newell is the President and CEO of Resources for the Future. From 2009 to 2011, he served as the administrator of the US Energy Information Administration, the agency responsible for official US government energy statistics and analysis.
Resources Radio — Feb 27, 2024
Decarbonizing the Industrial Sector, with Jeffrey Rissman
Jeffrey Rissman discusses the sources of greenhouse gas emissions in the industrial sector, along with policies and clean energy technologies that can help the sector achieve net-zero emissions.
Working Paper — Jan 23, 2024
The Energy Transition and Local Government Finance: New Data and Insights from 10 US States
This working paper analyzes how fossil fuels and renewable energy contribute to local governments revenue in 79 US counties across 10 states.
On the Issues — Jan 19, 2024
On the Issues: New Magazine, City-Splitting Highways, and More
A biweekly newsletter connecting global current events, pressing climate and energy policy news, and economics research from RFF scholars. This week: US emissions trends, city-splitting highways, and more.