MSc (Greenwich), MPA (Columbia)
Associate Research Fellow| Climate Change
Mr. Joseph Nyangon is an Associate Research Fellow (Global Climate Change Law and Policy) at the OGEES Institute. At OGEES, he conducts interdisciplinary research on energy and climate change policy, with particular focus on market-based instruments; cap-andtrade schemes; carbon taxation; information disclosure; command-and-control regulation; and voluntary action. He has published widely and led projects in the areas of energy policy, cleantech financing and green infrastructure investment for leading organizations, including the United Nations in New York and EKO Asset Management Partners, a New York-based investment and advisory firm focused on discovering and monetizing unrealized or unrecognized environmental assets.
A certified Project Manager, TED Fellow and SIPA's Environmental Fellow at Columbia University, Mr. Nyangon is the Founder of Sacital Inc., a New York based energy and infrastructure investment advisory firm focused on the emerging markets.
Mr. Nyangon holds a Masters in Public Administration (MPA) degree in Environmental Science and Policy from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) and the Earth Institute, MSc in Computing Systems from the University of Greenwich, and BSc (Eng.) from the School of Engineering at the University of Nairobi. He is a Ph.D. researcher in energy and environmental policy at the Center for Energy and Environmental Policy (CEEP) at the University of Delaware.
Research Interests: Climate Change Law and Policy; Energy Finance; Electricity Markets and Regulations; Global Environmental Markets; Projects and Project Finance; Technology and Innovation.