Ben Kessler, bkessler@ors.sc.gov

Ben Kessler joined the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff – Energy Office in March 2019 and is currently the Clean Transportation Specialist. Within this role, he serves as Coordinator for the Palmetto Clean Fuels coalition, providing technical assistance to stakeholders and coordinating events for outreach and education about alternative fuels. Additionally, Ben manages GIS systems, the Energy Efficient Manufactured Home programs, and assists in developing energy policy. Prior to the Energy Office, he worked for the West Virginia Environmental Council and the Sierra Student Coalition. Kessler holds a B.A. in Environmental Geoscience and a Minor in Political Science from West Virginia University.