Rama Zakaria

Senior Manager, Regulatory Policy & Analysis


Areas of expertise:
Federal energy and environmental regulation, wholesale power markets, carbon pollution from the power sector

Rama is a member of EDF’s Climate and Energy, Legal and Regulatory team where she provides policy and technical analysis on energy and environmental regulations.


Prior to joining EDF, Rama worked at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission where she was advisor to former Chairman Norman C. Bay. Prior to that, Rama was Deputy Associate Director for Energy and Climate Change at the White House Council on Environmental Quality, where she focused on policy and technical issues related to the Clean Power Plan.


  • MEng, Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Chemical Engineering & Chemistry