Episode 3: Lisa Jacobson
On this podcast, host Jon Powers sits down with Lisa Jacobson, President of the Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE). BSCE is a 55 member trade association representing the energy efficiency, renewable energy, and natural gas industries. This episode discusses the 2017 Sustainable Energy Factbook published with Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
At BSCE, Lisa Jacobson advises states and federal policymakers on energy, tax, air quality, and climate change issues. She is a member of the Department of Energy’s State Energy Efficiency Steering Committee, the United States Trade Representative’s Trade and Environment Policy Advisory Committee, and Gas Technology Institute’s Public Interest Advisory Committee. Prior to her position with the BCSE, Ms. Jacobson was a legislative aide to the U.S. Congress. She received a Master’s in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a Bachelors degree in Political Science from the University of Vermont.