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Aaron Levine

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Aaron Levine is a member of the Technology Systems and Sustainability Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Legal and Regulatory Analyst
On staff since 2012
Phone number: 303-275-3855
E-mail: aaron.levine@nrel.gov

Areas of expertise

  • Environmental laws and regulations
  • Energy facility siting and transmission laws and regulations
  • Natural resource leasing and acquisition
  • Legal impacts on renewable energy development
  • Legal and policy research

Primary research interests

  • Renewable energy and transmission project development

Education and background training

  • LL.M in environmental and natural resources law and policy (specialization in energy law and policy), University of Denver College of Law, Denver, CO, 2012
  • J.D. with environmental and natural resources law certificate, University of Kansas School of Law, Lawrence, KS, 2010
  • B.A. in political science and philosophy, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 2006

Prior work experience

  • Regulatory Analysis RPP, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO
  • Law Clerk, Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Topeka, KS

Selected publications

Young, Katherine R. and Aaron Levine. "Regulatory and Permitting Information Desktop (RAPID) Toolkit." Geothermal Resources Council Transactions 38 (2014): 887-91. NREL/CP-6A20-61888.

Young, Katherine R. and Aaron Levine. "Geothermal National Environmental Policy Act Database on Open Energy Information." Geothermal Resources Council Transactions 38 (2014): 883-86. NREL/CP-6A20-61795.

Young, Katherine R., Kermit Witherbee, Aaron Levine, Adam Keller, Jeremy Balu, and Mitchell Bennett. "Geothermal Permitting and NEPA TImelines." Geothermal Resources Council Transactions 38 (2014): 893-904. NREL/CP-6A20-61973.

Full list of Aaron Levine publications (NREL)