UpEnergy Group

Evan Haigler


Evan is a Principal and Co-founder of UpEnergy. He has been a leader in the carbon finance and cookstove sector since its inception, contributing to the Voluntary Gold Standard Methodology for Improved Cookstoves and Kitchen Regimes V.1 and leading revisions for Version 3. Evan developed the first Voluntary Gold Standard Cookstove Project and is Co-Chair of the Carbon Finance Working Group at the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves. Evan holds an MS in Environmental Health Sciences from the University of California, Berkeley and a BS in Molecular, Cellular, and Development Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.