Last updated on: 5/1/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Kenneth P. Green, D.Env Biography

Title:
Senior Director of the Centre for Natural Resources at the Fraser Institute
Position:
Con to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

“The renewable energy industry simply does not have the capacity – at least not yet – to power large swathes of our fossil fuel–driven economy.”

“Obama’s ‘Green Jobs’ Plan Will Not Work,” The American magazine, Nov. 7, 2008

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Senior Director, Centre for Natural Resources, Fraser Institute
  • Former Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
  • Executive Director, Environmental Literacy Council, 2005-2006
  • Chief Scientist and Director, Centre for Studies in Risk, Regulation, and Environment, Fraser Institute, 2002-2005
  • Chief Scientist and Director of Environmental Program, Reason Foundation, 1994-2002
  • Environmental program analyst/writer, Hughes Aircraft Company corporate office, 1990-1994
  • Member, California Departmental Transportation Advisory Committee, 1996-2001
  • Expert reviewer, United Nations IPCC, Climate Change 2001, Working Group 1
  • Member, California REACH Commission, 1996-1999
Education:
  • D.Env (Doctor of Environmental Science and Engineering), Environmental Science and Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles, 1994
  • MS, Molecular Genetics, San Diego State University, 1988
  • BS, Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1983
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Will Alternative Energy Development Create More Jobs?