Joneshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/People/DispForm.aspx?ID=26JonesKevin B. JonesDeputy Director, Institute for Energy and the EnvironmentProfessor of Energy Technology and Policy<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Jones_Kevin.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic InstituteMasters, LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at AustinBS, University of Vermont802-831-1054KBJONES@vermontlaw.eduSeeking solutions to the energy and environmental policy challenges facing the electric power industry has been the focus of his career. He has been at the center of the transformation of the electric power industry in the Northeast as the director of power market policy for the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) and as the former director of energy policy for the City of New York. LIPA is one of the largest municipal utilities in the country and is a leader in energy conservation and alternative energy technologies. While at LIPA, he collaborated on energy policy with both the Large Public Power Council and the New York Transmission Owners. He has also consulted on energy issues as an associate director with Navigant Consulting and Resource Management International. He received a PhD from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Lally School of Management and Technology, a masters from the LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin and a BS from the University of Vermont. While at RPI his doctoral research compared the market-based approach to regulating acid rain in the United States to the command and control approach of the European Union. Kevin also teaches the course Sustainable Energy Technology and Policy in the University of Vermont's new Sustainable Entreprenuership MBA program.Kevin Jones is the Deputy Director at the Institute for Energy and the Environment at Vermont Law School. At the IEE, Kevin leads the Smart Grid Project and the Energy Clinic and is co-author of the book from Praeger, “A Smarter, Greener Grid: Forging Environmental Progress through Smart Energy Policies and Technologies.”GP0|#29796484-c7b0-4e0f-b726-9521ae4574f3;L0|#029796484-c7b0-4e0f-b726-9521ae4574f3|Energy Law and Regulation;GTSet|#d472df4a-bfc1-44e1-aba0-d9d3ce47ddf9;GP0|#9d5912c4-0a10-4db9-8548-8166fb5c594d;L0|#09d5912c4-0a10-4db9-8548-8166fb5c594d|Clean Air Act;GP0|#ba6d469e-8295-4322-b545-6d3b9b38c368;L0|#0ba6d469e-8295-4322-b545-6d3b9b38c368|Climate Change;GP0|#43aef578-e784-445d-9bbd-499f4116e484;L0|#043aef578-e784-445d-9bbd-499f4116e484|Air PollutionGP0|#84094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97;L0|#084094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97|Faculty;GTSet|#f56df0fa-9bdb-4e22-abac-ddf5f696a71d;GPP|#d56ffc52-3a80-49e2-95fd-f49b2d4639a1Advanced Energy Clinic; Energy Clinic; Energy Regulation and the Environment; Environmental Economics and Market; Independent Research Project; LLM Research Project; Masters Externship; Three Essentials of the Electric Grid: Business Essentials

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              Promoting Clean Reliable Energy Through Smart Technologies and Polices: Lessons from Three Distributed Energy Case Studieshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3345Promoting Clean Reliable Energy Through Smart Technologies and Polices: Lessons from Three Distributed Energy Case Studies<div class="ExternalClass5CB59FAE11C44DF69949CF75638D1550"><p>​<span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">​</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">Kevin Jones, </span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">Samantha Ruiz (MELP '13),</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"> and</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"> Katie Thomas (JD/MELP '13)</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">, </span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"></span><em style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">Promoting Clean Reliable Energy Through Smart Technologies and Polices: Lessons from Three Distributed Energy Case Studies</em><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">,</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"> </span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">San Diego Journal of Climate and Energy Law, Volume 6, June/July 2015.</span></p></div>3345PublicationArticle
              The Urban Microgrid: Smart Legal and Regulatory Policies to Support Electric Grid Resiliency and Climate Mitigationhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3295The Urban Microgrid: Smart Legal and Regulatory Policies to Support Electric Grid Resiliency and Climate Mitigation<div class="ExternalClass1DDA0367877C4CCEAA930B66ED5DE80E"><p><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">​​</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">Kevin Jones, Dan Nugent, </span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">Sylvia Bartel</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">, Jonathan Hart,</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"> and Achyut Sherestha, </span><em style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">The Urban Microgrid:  Smart Legal and Regulatory Policies to Support Electric Grid Resiliency and Climate Mitigation,</em><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"> Fordham Urban Law Journal</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">, Fall 2014.</span></p></div>3295PublicationArticle
              The Future of Electric Power Transmissionhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3283The Future of Electric Power Transmission<div class="ExternalClassC34A3A3BE64242428D9045C44514F6C4"><p>​<span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">​Kevin Jones, </span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">Owen McClain, Shannon Clarke, Graham Jesmer, and Jim Cunningham, </span><em style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">The Future of Electric Power Transmission</em><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"> </span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;"> in ENERGY CHOICES: HOW TO POWER T</span><span style="font-size:12.6000003814697px;line-height:20.1599998474121px;">HE FUTURE (2014)</span></p></div>http://www.abc-clio.com/ABC-CLIOCorporate/product.aspx?pc=A3537C3283PublicationChapter

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              Group Net Metering and Community Solarhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3277Group Net Metering and Community Solar<div class="ExternalClass918E2DD3109D4B019C8CCB749F8962E4"><p>​<em>Group Net Metering and Community Solar</em>, Community Solar Forum, Montshire Museum of Science, Speaker, April 8, 2015.</p></div>https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/c3qemhsm8vep4kmmj9r2luc2ogs3277Presentation
              Smart Grid and Climate Mitigation: Savings and Emission Reductionshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3224Smart Grid and Climate Mitigation: Savings and Emission Reductions<div class="ExternalClassFDE676A1DD724C5491C8A5603BA43F0E"><p>​Panelist, "Smart Grid and Climate Mitigation: Savings and Emission Reductions," <em>National Summit on Smart Grid and Climate Change</em>, Washington, DC, December 2, 2014.</p></div>3224Presentation

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