Tom Rutigliano

Senior Advocate, Sustainable FERC Project, Climate & Clean Energy Program

Tom Rutigliano works to ensure our wholesale power grid supports a clean energy future. He advocates with grid operators and before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for fair treatment of clean resources and against hidden subsidies for fossil fuels. His regional focus is the PJM interconnection, covering the Mid-Atlantic and parts of the Midwest. Prior to joining NRDC, Rutigliano worked in the private sector, helping to integrate new technologies into wholesale power markets. He holds a bachelor's in philosophy from Eugene Lang College and a master's in energy and environmental policy from the Harvard Kennedy School. He is based in NRDC's Washington D.C. office.