Brian Ambrette

Brian Ambrette
School of the Environment, MEM, 2014 Yale School of the Environment, FDCE, 2022

Brian Ambrette is Senior Climate Resilience Coordinator with the Maine Governor’s Office of Policy Innovation and the Future. Brian has a two decades of climate, community, conservation, and nonprofit experience in New England and the Mid-Atlantic. Previously, Brian was the Director of Strategic Initiatives and Coastal Resilience Program Manager at the Eastern Shore Land Conservancy in Maryland. He holds a Master of Environmental Management degree from Yale University’s School of the Environment and a bachelors degree from Middlebury College.

Authored Articles

Policy Memo: Bring Batteries for a Virtual Power Plant and a Virtuous Cycle

Battery storage systems and virtual power plants offer an opportunity for individual ratepayers to improve energy reliability and contribute to Maine’s clean energy goals. Maine has several options for protecting and incentivizing ratepayers, especially low-income ratepayers, to own battery storage systems and join virtual power plant programs.