Policy & Advocacy Director
Energy Storage Association
Jason Burwen is the Policy & Advocacy Director of the Energy Storage Association. Previously, Jason was the Associate Director for Energy Innovation at the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington DC, where he was also staff director for the American Energy Innovation Council, a group of CEOs led by Bill Gates advocating for federal investments in clean energy technology development. Jason has also previously consulted to utilities on demand response program design and evaluation and worked at the California Public Utilities Commission on renewable energy procurement. Jason is an alumnus of the Goldman School of Public Policy and the Energy and Resources Group, both at the University of California, Berkeley. As a native Californian, he's thrilled that the energy storage industry gives him ample opportunities to return to the West Coast.