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Jordan Gerow
Energy and Climate Law Advisor


Jordan Gerow is our Energy and Climate Law Advisor. He graduated magna cum laude from Pace University School of Law with Certificates in Environmental and International Law. He is also a graduate of the State University at Buffalo with a Bachelors of Arts in Economics. Prior to joining as staff, Jordan spent two years as a research assistant at the Pace Energy and Climate Center.
Jordan's work at the Center focuses on developing microgrids by engaging with communities that want to lower their energy costs, decrease their carbon footprint, and improve the reliability of their power service. He has written on the legal and regulatory hurdles to microgrid implementation. 
During law school, Jordan also worked in the prestigious Pace Environmental Litigation Clinic. He attended the Rio +20 negotiations at the United Nations on behalf of the Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka. He also traveled to India, where he worked with the Human Rights Law Network in opposing nuclear development in earthquake-prone regions.


Pace Applauds Publication of Clean Energy Standard Cost Study

April 8, 2016


Pace Energy and Climate Center Applauds Issuance of Clean Energy Standard

Cost Study, Demonstration of Net Program Benefits


What Would a Carbon Deal Cost in Political Horse Trading?

Don’t expect it to gain much traction, but Senate Democrats put forward a politically interesting package this week when they proposed what some are calling a “choose-your-own-adventure” carbon tax. The plan really sets forth a series of options on how to implement a carbon tax, how much to charge, and where to put the money once they have it.


Microgrids & District Energy: Pathways to Sustainable Urban Development

This report provides an introduction to microgrid concepts, identifies the benefits and most common road blocks to implementation, and discusses pr

Community Microgrids: Smarter, Cleaner, Greener

Community Microgrids: Smarter, Cle