Lynn Price is a Senior Advisor in the Energy Technologies Area of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Ms. Price's research is focused on energy efficiency and greenhouse gas mitigation, with an emphasis on industrial applications, materials efficiency, and China. Ms. Price was initially hired at Berkeley Lab in 1990 by Dr. Art Rosenfeld. She was Deputy Group Leader of the International Energy Studies Group from 1998 to 2007, Deputy Group Leader of the China Energy Group from 2011 to 2012, Group Leader of the China Energy Group from 2012 to 2016, Department Head of the International Energy Analysis Department from 2016 to 2017, and Acting Division Director of the Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division from 2016 to 2017. In 2020, Ms. Price was awarded Berkeley Lab's Lifetime Achievement Award.
Since 1994, Ms. Price has been a member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007. She was a lead author of the IPCC’s Second, Third, Fourth, and Fifth Assessment Reports on Mitigation of Climate Change and served as a U.S. government expert for the recently-released Sixth Assessment Report. Ms. Price has provided technical and policy-making assistance related to related to energy efficiency and climate change mitigation on a variety of projects since the early 1990s for the U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. State Department, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, World Bank, United Nations Industrial Development Organization, U.S. Agency for International Development, California Energy Commission, California Air Resources Board, Energy Foundation China, ClimateWorks Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Oak Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, and others.
Ms. Price has a BS in Geography and an MS in Environmental Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.