William Tobin is a program assistant at the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, where he focuses on energy and climate policy. William’s research efforts center on energy transitions in emerging markets; clean energy supply chains and critical materials; the future of oil and gas; and emerging technologies such as clean hydrogen and advanced batteries.

William is a co-author of the publication Alternative Battery Chemistries and Diversifying Clean Energy Supply Chains, and has been quoted in Radio Free Asia.

William is also active in planning and executing the Global Energy Center’s programming in Washington, D.C., as well as internationally at the UNFCCC Conference of Parties (COP) and the Atlantic Council’s annual Global Energy Forum.

William served previously for the US Department of State at a Regional Environment, Science & Technology, and Health Office; and for two members of the US House of Representatives.

He is a graduate of the University of Florida, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in biology.