Senior Manager, Transportation Initiatives
Expertise: Alternative fuel, electric, and zero-emission vehicles; state and federal policy to promote clean transportation; transportation infrastructure deployment and funding
Nick Nigro is the Senior Manager of Transportation Initiatives at the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES). He contributes to C2ES strategy on saving oil and reducing greenhouse gases from the transportation sector. Since joining C2ES in 2010, he has authored white papers on electric vehicles and federal transportation legislation, managed a comprehensive report on reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the U.S. transportation sector, and spearheaded a multi-year initiative on accelerating nationwide electric vehicle deployment.
Mr. Nigro spent six years as an engineer and manager in the high-tech industry at Oasis Semiconductor in Waltham, Massachusetts. He was a strategic part of Oasis, helping it grow from 15 to almost 100 employees in less than four years. He led projects with the largest impact on company revenue and developed a reputation for successful and timely client delivery.
Mr. Nigro holds a Master of Public Policy from the University of California Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.