Executive Director, Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Doug Arent is Executive Director of the Joint Institute for Strategic Energy
Analysis at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).
Arent is Sr. Visiting Fellow at the Center forStrategic and International Studies, serves on the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Steering Committee on Social Science and the Alternative Energy Future, is a member of the National Research Council Committee to Advise to U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP), is a Member of the Keystone Energy Board, and is Associate Editor for the journal Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. Arent is a member of the International Advisory Board for the journal Energy Policy.
His research interests are centered in energy and sustainability, where he
has been active for more than 30 years. Arent has a Ph.D. from
Princeton University, an MBA from Regis University, and a bachelor’s of
science from Harvey Mudd College in California.