Jeffrey Ball, a writer on energy and the environment, is scholar-in-residence at Stanford University’s Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance. Ball writes a column on energy and the environment, called Resources, published biweekly online by the New Republic.
Bill Ritter Jr. is currently the Director of the Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE) at Colorado State University. The Center started February 1 2011 with Ritter as the founding Director. In addition to the Director the Center now employs an Assistant Director two Senior Policy Advisors and an Executive Assistant. Ritter was elected as Colorado's 41st governor in 2006 -- the first Colorado-born governor in more than 35 years.