Ben Schwartz

Policy Associate

Ben focuses primarily on representing the Clean Coalition in proceedings at the California Public Utilities Commission on microgrids and net energy metering. Ben is a fourth-year student at UCSB and uses his background in Environmental Studies and History of Public Policy to inform the diverse local, state, and national policy work he does at the Clean Coalition. In addition to working with the Clean Coalition, he is passionate about helping humanity solve the three greatest crises that exist today: climate change, water scarcity, and the lack of clean energy. Ben also works with the nonprofit the World Business Academy as producer for the New Business Paradigms podcast and joined the writing staff for the Academy’s Solutions News Radio Show as an assistant producer when the radio show began in January 2019.

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The Clean Coalition team is dedicated to accelerating the transition to renewable energy and a modern grid.