Kate Konschnik directs the Harvard Environmental Policy Initiative (EPI), a policy shop producing robust legal analysis and innovative environmental policy content for regulators and stakeholders.
EPI lawyers have shared their research with the Secretary of Energy’s Advisory Board, the National Research Council, the National Governor’s Association, the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC), the American Public Power Association, and other national and regional policy and research organizations. Kate is also a lecturer on law at Harvard Law School. Previously, Kate served as chief environmental counsel to Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), and as a trial attorney in the environmental enforcement section of the United States Department of Justice.
Contributions to HumansandNature.org:
Fracking May Not Violate Human Rights, but That Doesn’t Get Us Off the Hook
A response to “Does fracking violate human rights?”
The Harvard Environmental Policy Initiative
Learn more about Kate Konschnik’s work.