Eric Hittinger

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Assistant Professor
Public Policy
585-475-5312 Office: 1-1309

Eric Hittinger holds a PhD is in Engineering and Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University, and a MS in Macromolecular Science and BS in Polymer Science and Engineering from Case Western Reserve University.

Professor Hittinger has a background in electricity system policy, operation, and economics, with a focus on understanding the benefits and limitations of energy storage and renewable electricity sources.  His research often uses techno-economic modeling of electricity systems to understand the effects of system policies and interactions. 

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Energy Policy, Policy Analysis, Decision Analysis, Climate Change