Nicholas Cain


Senior Research Analyst

Nick is a social and environmental scientist who manages research projects for the Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP), the Self Generation Incentive Project (SGIP), and the California Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Project (CALeVIP). Before joining CSE, he was an energy analyst and technology entrepreneur. He holds a Ph.D. in environmental policy analysis from Claremont Graduate University and an MPA in environmental science and policy from Columbia University. He teaches as an adjunct instructor at USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy.