Thomas Nicholas Russo

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Russo on Energy LLC

Areas of Expertise

Global Energy Security, Physical & Financial Energy Markets and International Energy & Environmental Regulation

Tom Russo is an Energy and Environmental specialist in energy markets and regulatory matters. He also holds a CISSP and specializes in physical security and resiliency of natural gas, oil, and NGL pipelines and electric power facilities.

Before founding Russo on Energy LLC in May 2015, Mr. Russo worked as a Manager and Sr. Energy Industry Analyst at the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). During that time, he worked on natural gas and crude oil infrastructure and markets, NEPA environmental impact assessment, and hydropower matters. Earlier in his career, he worked on water resources issues in Iran and Peru.

Current Research

  1. Relationship between energy infrastructure investment, and oil, gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and electricity markets with energy security.
  2. Effects of energy and environmental regulation on oil, gas, and electricity development and the role of hydrogen, renewable natural gas, Responsibly Sourced Gas and Carbon Capture, Use & Storage technologies in the energy transition.


George Washington University, MBA, University of Alabama, MS


See the Russo on Energy LLC website for access to current publications.

Classes Taught

IAFF3180 Global Energy Security (Fall), IAFF 3183/6118 Global Electricity Markets (Fall), IAFF3180 Global Energy Markets (Spring), and IAFF3180 International Energy and Environmental Regulation (Spring)