Director, Midwest Clean Energy
Areas of expertise: Energy policy, electricity markets
Dick Munson is EDF’s Director, Midwest Clean Energy, where he works to advance the use of clean energy in Illinois, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. Dick currently focuses on creating new financing opportunities for efficiency, on ensuring smart meters provide the real-time data that will enable consumers to cut energy and pollution, and on building the business case for efficiency within commercial buildings.
Dick previously served as the Senior Vice President of Recycled Energy Development. He is also the author of From Edison to Enron, a history of the electricity industry, and sits on the boards of Center for Neighborhood Technology, Greenleaf Advisors, Institute for Health Policy Solutions, Elevate Energy and Illinois Environmental Council.
MA from the University of Michigan; BA from University of California, Santa Barbara.
- From Edison to Enron, a history of the electricity industry.
- The Cardinals of Capitol Hill, a behind-the-scenes look at congressional appropriators.
- A Revolution in Power: Where We’ve Come from, Where We’re Headed