Larissa Koehler

Senior Attorney, Energy


Areas of expertise:
California energy law and policy, electric transportation, UK transport and air quality policy

As a Senior Attorney in EDF’s Energy program, Larissa engages in multiple regulatory proceedings at the California Public Utilities Commission, including those around electric vehicles and distributed energy resources, to break down barriers to accelerating clean energy in the state. She also works on policy analysis and legislative advocacy on key energy issues in California.

Since 2018, Larissa has been on temporary assignment in London, where she has been focused on electrification of transport, improving air quality through UK legislation and implementing EU policy to minimize methane emissions in the energy sector.


Larissa has long been passionate about environmental preservation and pursued that interest by majoring in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Princeton and focusing on environmental law while at George Washington University.


  • J.D., George Washington University Law School
  • A.B., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University

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