Watch Northwestern alum John Romankiewicz's Report from the Field and find out more about his work and his extensive international experiences in green technology and sustainability.
John Romankiewicz recently joined the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory's China Energy Group as a senior research associate, where he is working on a broad range of projects including appliance efficiency standards and power sector research.
Prior to joining the group, John spent a year at the U.S. Department of State Office of Global Change, where he advised the Special Envoy for Climate Change on China issues. He also coordinated clean energy and climate cooperation programs under the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue, including the EcoPartnerships program.
From 2008-2010, John worked for Bloomberg New Energy Finance in Beijing and New York as a senior analyst, covering the CDM market and China's power sector. In 2007, he was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study renewable energy development in China and produced a bilingual video podcast called China's Green Beat. In 2006, he graduated with a bachelor's degree in materials science and engineering from Northwestern University.