Elise Gout is a research associate for the Energy and Environment team at the Center for American Progress, focusing on climate policy. Prior to joining American Progress, Gout worked as a government contractor to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, where she primarily supported projects in water quality, water security, and climate resilience.¬†She has also researched the impact of natural disasters on vulnerable populations through her time at the Earth Institute and Sabin Center for Climate Change Law. She holds a¬†bachelor’s degree in sustainable development and a concentration in economics from Columbia University.

By Elise Gout
Investing in Clean Electricity to Build Back BetterCenter for American ProgressMarch 24, 2021
How the Biden Administration Can Modernize Environmental ReviewCenter for American ProgressFebruary 11, 2021
Bridging the Water Access Gap Through COVID-19 ReliefCenter for American ProgressAugust 5, 2020
Extreme Heat During the COVID-19 Pandemic Amplifies Racial and Economic InequitiesCenter for American ProgressJune 29, 2020