Richard Green

Richard Green

Richard Green is Professor of Sustainable Energy Business at Imperial College Business School.  His research is on the implications of low-carbon generation for electricity markets.


Richard Green holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Cambridge, where he worked for ten years before moving to professorships at Hull, Birmingham and now Imperial College London.  He has spent a year on secondment to the Office of Electricity Regulation, and held visiting positions at the University of California, MIT and the World Bank.

Research interests

  • Decarbonising electricity
  • Investment decisions in the electricity industry
  • Economics of energy storage
  • Market power in electricity wholesale markets
  • Energy regulation