Elizabeth Stuart is a Principal Research Associate in the Electricity Markets and Policy Group at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Liz conducts research and analysis on a range of policy and program issues related to Energy Efficiency and Demand Response, including Energy Services Company (ESCO) Industry and Market Trends, Evaluation, Measurement and Verification of Energy Efficiency and Demand Response Programs, and Technical Assistance to States on Energy Efficiency Programs. Liz also provides technical assistance to Federal facilities on incentives for financing energy efficiency, renewable and demand response projects under the auspices of the Department of Energy’s Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP).
Liz has been co-author or lead author on 8 LBNL reports and policy briefs whose topics include ratepayer-funded and Recovery Act-funded energy efficiency programs and policies, the energy efficiency services sector workforce and energy efficiency and green building labeling.
Liz serves on the Evaluation and Behavior Committees of the Consortium for Energy Efficiency and is a member of Women’s Council on Energy and the Environment.
Prior to joining LBNL in June of 2009, Liz garnered over 13 years’ experience as a project and department manager in the entertainment software industry and also worked in the City of Berkeley Mayor’s office on the Berkeley FIRST solar financing program and consulted for Environmental Defense Fund’s Climate Corps corporate energy efficiency program.
Liz holds a Master’s of Business Administration in Sustainable Management from Presidio Graduate School in San Francisco and a Bachelor’s degree in Radio/TV/Film from the University of Arizona.