Robert R. Nordhaus

In Memoriam

  • Advised and provided corporate counsel to an association of large state and municipal utilities on energy and environmental policy.
  • Advised clients on Clean Air Act compliance and climate regulatory matters.
  • Was outside counsel to Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future.
  • Provided legal analysis of energy and climate issues for two leading energy and environmental NGOs.
  • Prior experience included serving as General Counsel to two Federal agencies--the Department of Energy and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.


Historical Perspectives on §111(d) of the Clean Air Act

The Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 44 Issue 12 pp. 11095-11107

Energy Policy, 40 Years Later: Meeting Challenges — Both Old and New

The IHS Energy Daily, Vol. 41 Issue 185 pp. 1

Needed: Research Guidelines for Solar Radiation Management

Issues in Science and Technology, pp. 37

Nuclear Power at the Crossroads

The Environmental Forum, Vol. 30 Issue 2 pp. 34

Modernizing the Clean Air Act: Is There Life After 40?

Energy Law Journal, Vol. 33 Issue 2 pp. 365

Carbon Capture and Sequestration: Removing the Legal and Regulatory Barriers

(M. Granger Morgan, Sean T. McCoy, et al.) (2012)

DC Microgrids: Benefits and Barriers, From Silos to Systems: Issues in Clean Energy and Climate Change

Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (2010)


US Climate Policy: How We Got Here and What it Means for the Future

Resources for the Future
Washington, DC