Rick Counihan


Rick Counihan is Head of Energy Regulatory and Governmental Affairs for Google, the maker of the Nest Learning Thermostat and other Smart Home products. Rick has over 25 years experience in the energy and utility fields, with employment stints in state, local and federal government, as well as the private sector. Prior to Google, Rick was VP of Government Affairs for EnerNOC, a leader in demand response and energy management services for the commercial and industrial sectors.