2019 NAEM EHS and Sustainability Management Forum

Eli Levine, Program Manager, Better Plants & TIR Programs; The United States Department of Energy Advanced Manufacturing Office


Eli Levine, Program Manager, Better Plants and TIR Programs; The United States Department of Energy Advanced Manufacturing Office

Eli Levine leads the Department of Energy’s Better Plants Program and Challenge (Better Plants). With over 200 corporate partners, Better Plants is working with leading manufacturers to improve energy productivity in the industrial sector. Eli also leads the Technologist in Residence (TIR) program, designed to catalyze and strengthen long-term strategic relationships between industry and the National Labs, and the AIM Onshore Prize, strengthening manufacturing readiness for energy hardware innovators.


Before taking on the Better Plants responsibilities, Eli served as the Acting Director of the Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative (CEMI), a cross-cutting Department of Energy initiative to increase U.S. competitiveness in manufacturing by boosting energy productivity and leveraging low-cost domestic energy resources and feedstocks. Prior to that, he worked on energy issues in the Obama White House, at the Council on Environmental Quality and the Office of Management and Budget. Eli joined the Energy Department as a Presidential Management Fellow to help stand up the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) in 2010. He is a graduate of Washington University School of Law and Cornell University.

About NAEM

NAEM logo

The National Association for Environmental, Health and Safety, and Sustainability (EHS&S) Management (NAEM) empowers corporate leaders to advance environmental stewardship, create safe and healthy workplaces and promote global sustainability. As the leading business community for EHS&S decision-makers, we provide engaging forums, a curated network, peer benchmarking, research insights and tools for solving today’s corporate EHS&S management challenges. Visit us online at www.naem.org.

Copyright © 2019 NAEM. All Rights Reserved.

NAEM's Twitter Account NAEM's Facebook Account NAEM's Linkedin Account NAEM's Youtube Account

1612 K Street, NW Suite 1002

Washington, DC 20006

Phone: (202) 986-6616 or 1-800-391-NAEM

Email: programs@naem.org


See our privacy policy