William Murtha

William Murtha
Emissions Markets and Policy Reporter, Argus Media
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Master of Environmental Management, 2016

William Murtha is Emissions Markets and Policy Reporter at Argus Media. At Yale, he explored avenues to ramp up funding for conservation that tap the potential of the private sector. Prior to arrival at Yale, Will worked on water policy issues for The Nature Conservancy, where he advocated for restoration funds for the Gulf in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon spill and built support in Congress for over twenty of the organization’s projects with the Army Corps of Engineers and Bureau of Reclamation. He served in the U.S. Navy as a hospital corpsman and deployed to Iraq. He also served in the U.S. Peace Corps as a natural resources volunteer in Ecuador. Will is a graduate of Georgetown University and hails from Vermont.

Authored Articles

Get in Line: New Mexico’s Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit

Commercial wind and solar developers looking to sign up for New Mexico’s Renewable Energy (REPTC) in the near future will have to take a number and get in line. The program has been so popular that production tax credits for solar are maxed out through 2022. All...