Portrait of Mark Bolinger

Mark Bolinger

Electricity Markets and Policy Group
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road MS 90-4000
Berkeley CA 94720
(603) 795-4937

Mark Bolinger is a Research Scientist in the Electricity Markets and Policy Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.  Mark conducts research and analysis on renewable energy, with a focus on cost, benefit, and market analysis as well as renewable energy policy analysis and assistance.

Since joining LBNL, Mark has authored or co-authored more than 150 reports and articles, including 16 articles published in seven different archival journals.  Mark regularly presents the findings of his work to national audiences, and in 2010 was invited to testify before the Committee on Ways and Means of the U.S. House of Representatives as part of a hearing on energy tax incentives.

Previously, Mark worked at Bridgewater Associates, Inc. developing and implementing investment and trading strategies in global credit and foreign exchange markets for portfolios of institutional clientele.

Mark holds a masters degree in Energy and Resources from the University of California at Berkeley, and a bachelors degree from Dartmouth College.

This publications database is an ongoing project, and not all Division publications are represented here yet.



Barbose, Galen L., Ryan H. Wiser, and Mark Bolinger. Designing PV Incentive Programs to Promote Performance: A Review of Current Practice In Case Studies of State Support for Renewable Energy. Berkeley: LBNL, 2006. Download: PDF (616.6 KB)
Wiser, Ryan H., and Mark Bolinger. Federal Tax Incentives for PV Potential Implications for Program Design In California Public Utilities Commission San Francisco, California March 16, 2006. Berkeley: LBNL, 2006. Download: PDF (230.24 KB)
Bolinger, Mark. Hedging Future Gas Price Risk with Wind Power In UWIG Annual Meeting Arlington, Virginia April 6, 2006. Berkeley: LBNL, 2006. Download: PDF (331.62 KB)
Bolinger, Mark, and Ryan H. Wiser. "State Clean Energy Funds Support Utility-Scale Projects." North American Wind Power, no. June 2006 (2006): 5. Download: PDF (202.98 KB)
Bolinger, Mark, and Ryan H. Wiser. The Impact of State Clean Energy Fund Support for Utility-Scale Renewable Energy Projects In Case Studies of State Support for Renewable Energy . LBNL, 2006. Download: Case Study PDF (357.45 KB); Data File PDF (609.5 KB)