Jesse is a graduate student and researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he is a candidate for a Masters of Science in Technology & Policy. At MIT, Jesse works as a researcher with the "Utility of the Future" project and is an MIT Energy Initiative Energy Fellow and a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow.
Jesse worked previously as the Digital Community Strategist at TheEnergyCollective.com, as Director of Energy and Climate Policy at the Breakthrough Institute, and as a Policy and Research Associate at the Renewable Northwest Project.
His writing and research has been featured in invited testimony before the United States Senate and in numerous major media outlets, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Time Magazine, Newsweek, and National Public Radio. His op eds and articles have appeared in the pages and on the websites of Discover Magazine, Scientific American, Forbes, Atlantic Monthly, The Hill, San Francisco Chronicle, Baltimore Sun, Yale Environment 360 and other publications. His media appearances include National Public Radio, MSNBC, Fox News, Bloomberg TV, and KQED "Forum."
You can follow Jesse on Twitter @JesseJenkins.