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Biography
Publications

Mr. Chupka is an economist with more than 25 years of public and private sector experience analyzing energy markets and regulation and assisting energy clients and counsel in a broad span of commercial analysis, regulatory proceedings, and litigation support. His recent work has focused on the litigation in Clean Air Act matters, utility integrated resource planning, electricity and fuel procurement policies, contract evaluation and litigation, and the analysis of clean energy policy design and impacts.

He formerly served as the Acting Assistant Secretary for Policy and International Affairs at the U.S. Department of Energy, and was the Associate Director for Air, Energy and Transportation at the White House Office for Environmental Policy.

Representative Engagements
Report
Policy Brief - EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan: Implications for States and the Electric Industry
June 2014
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Presentation
Power Market Prices, Nuclear Generation & Greenhouse Gas Policy
February 4, 2014
Presented at the EUEC 2014 Conference
Report
Independent Evaluation of SCR Systems for Frame-Type Combustion Turbines: Report for ICAP Demand Curve Reset
November 1, 2013
Marc Chupka and Anthony Licata
Prepared for the New York Independent System Operator, Inc.
Presentation
Natural Gas Price & Environmental Regulation: Effect on Utility Cost and Coal Consumption
March 14, 2013
Presented at the Kentucky Industrial Utility Customers 2013 Energy Conference, Lexington, KY
Presentation
Causation and Effect: Emissions Analysis in Retrospective NSR Cases
January 29, 2013
Presented at the Energy, Utility and Environmental Conference, Phoenix, AZ
Presentation
Natural Gas Price & Environmental Regulation: Effect on Utility Coal Consumption
January 14, 2013
Marc Chupka, Metin Celebi, Charles Russell, and Quincy Xuefeng Liao
Presented at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, DC
Presentation
Modern Integrated Resource Planning for a Low-Carbon Future
December 12, 2011
Presented to the United States Energy Association, Global Workshop on Low Carbon power Sector Development, Washington, DC
Report
Comments of Marc W. Chupka, before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Docket No. AD12-1-000
December 9, 2011
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Presentation
Emerging Environmental Regulations and Impacts on the U.S. Coal Fleet
April 26, 2011
Presented at the ELCON Spring Workshop, Washington, DC
Presentation
Emerging Environmental Regulations and Impacts on the U.S. Coal Fleet
January 24, 2011
Presented at the EUCI Conference on Coal Markets
Presentation
Myths and Realities of Shale Gas Deposits: Implication for the Electric Market
August 27, 2010
Presented to the Texas Bar Association, Public Utilities Law Section Conference, Austin, TX
Article
Plugging In: Can the grid handle the coming electric vehicle load?
June 2010
Published in Public Utilities Fortnightly
Report
2010 Integrated Resource Plan for Connecticut
January 2010
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Report
2009 Integrated Resource Plan for Connecticut
January 2009
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Report
Transforming America's Power Industry: The Investment Challenge 2010-2030
November 2008
Prepared for The Edison Foundation
Presentation
Uncertainty, Volatility and Risk: Cap & Trade Economics
July 8, 2008
Presented to the Aspen Institute Energy Policy Forum, Aspen, CO
Report
2008 Integrated Resource Plan for Connecticut
January 1, 2008
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Newsletter
Reviving Integrated Resource Planning for Electric Utilities: New Challenges and Innovative Approaches
2008
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Article
Sticker Shock!
December 2007
Marc Chupka and Gregory N. Basheda
Published in Public Utilities Fortnightly
Report
Rising Utility Construction Costs: Sources and Impacts
September 2007
Marc Chupka and Gregory N. Basheda
Prepared for The Edison Foundation
Article
Behind the Rise in Prices
July 2006
Published in Electric Perspectives
Report
Why Are Electricity Prices Increasing? An Industry-Wide Perspective
June 2006
Published by The Edison Foundation
Article
An Upward Climb
September 2004
Marc Chupka and Gregory N. Basheda
Published in Electric Perspectives
Presentation
Renewable Energy Credits: Policy Design and Price Volatility
April 8, 2003
Presented at the Second Annual Green Trading Summit, New York, NY
Article
Surviving the SIP Call: Fossil Plant Economics Under NOx Control
1999
Marc Chupka and James C. Letzelter
Published in Public Utilities Fortnightly