Lisa Schwartz will lead Dept. of Energy

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Friday, November 30, 2012

Lisa Schwartz has been named director of the Oregon Department of Energy.

Lisa Schwartz will lead the 120-employee department charged with implementing the state's new 10-Year energy Action Plan, which outlines a road map for improving energy efficiency and clean energy infrastructure.

Schwartz has 25 years of experience in the energy sector. Most recently she was a senior associate at the Regulatory Assistance Project, a global nonprofit, where she advised states on clean energy programs. In addition, she worked with the Western Governors' Association on renewable energy and transmission initiatives.

Read more at Sustainable Business Oregon.

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