Lynn Doan

Team Leader, Power and Gas Americas, Bloomberg News

As the team leader of Power and Gas in the Americas for Bloomberg News, Lynn Doan oversees a group of journalists who cover energy companies and energy commodities markets. Doan joined Bloomberg in 2011 as an energy reporter in San Francisco, where she wrote about oil, refined products, natural gas, electricity and carbon markets in the western U.S. She came to the role with nearly a decade of experience, having worked for SNL Energy, the Hartford Courant and the Los Angeles Times.

Doan earned her BS in Communication from Boston University.

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Superpower: How Renewables are Transforming America’s Energy Future

Aug 5 2019 - 6:30pm

What’s new in renewable energy?

In April, 23 percent of America’s electricity came from renewables, surpassing coal for the first time. Ten states, and Puerto Rico and Washington DC, have policies in place to run on 100 percent clean power in coming decades.

Achieving that presents a host of challenges, from updating an aging electricity grid to financing energy innovation to figuring out how to transport and store the renewable power. Fortunately, says author Russell Gold, we have the talent to take those challenges on.