Last updated on: 3/3/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Warren D. Reynolds, PhD Biography

Title:
Solar-Hydrogen Energy Consultant
Position:
Pro to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

“Yes, I am clearly pro as I am currently designing a 500 MWe solar power plant for a client.”

Email to ProCon.org, Feb. 19, 2009

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Solar-Hydrogen Energy Consultant
  • Former technical advisor, San Diego County Public Health Department’s Hazardous Materials Management Division
  • Recipient, IR-100 award
  • Former owner of a hazardous waste remediation company
  • Former division manager, Lockheed Engineering and Management Services
  • Former Research Manager, National Center for Toxicological Research
  • Former Nuclear Engineer, General Electric Vallecitos Nuclear Center
  • Former Summer Research Fellow, US Naval Research Lab
Education:
  • PhD, Chemistry, University of California at Los Angeles
Other:
  • Author of over 280 reports, technical papers and presentations for both industry and Government
  • Holder of 3 patents and several patent applications on a municipal refuse total conversion process
  • Holds an Engineering license (California, class A) and a hazardous waste remediation license (California)
Quoted in:
  1. Should Hydrogen Be the Dominant Energy in the US?