• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

John Lochner


Vice President of Innovation

John Lochner joined NYSERDA as Vice President, Innovation in 2019. Mr. Lochner founded Headland Advisors, which advises on and structures investments in sustainability-focused opportunities.  As an investor in and advisor to businesses in water, energy, and sustainable resource management, he formerly served in leadership and advisory positions at Natural Resources Defense Council and Locus Energy.  His experience in renewable energy includes work as a consultant to the Department of Energy, as a Board member, Treasurer, and Member of the Executive Committee of the Solar Energy Finance Association (SEFA), and as an investment banker in the Global Energy Group at Credit Suisse, where Mr. Lochner executed transactions across the traditional and renewable power sectors. Mr. Lochner is a graduate of Duke University and received an MA from Harvard University and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Sessions With John Lochner

Thursday, 9 March

  • 01:00pm - 01:30pm (CST) / 09/mar/2023 07:00 pm - 09/mar/2023 07:30 pm

    Developing a Northeast US Hydrogen Hub

    Along with a coalition of private companies, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Connecticut propose to create a northeast hydrogen hub. Join New York’s lead agency and two key partners to discuss their plans for a coordinated, multi-state approach to a hydrogen hub in the nation’s densest urban core.