Professor, Tepper School of Business and Department of Engineering & Public Policy
Co-Director, Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center
When to call: Apt's work is focused on low-carbon electric power generation, security and reliability of the electric power system, energy storage, electric vehicles, transmission and distribution.
Jay Apt is a professor of technology at CMU's Tepper School of Business and Engineering and Public Policy. He is also the director of the Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center. Apt discusses his research about markets for electric power, security and reliability of the electric power system, and low carbon dioxide generation — including renewable energy sources.
Jay Apt is one of the many faculty experts at Carnegie Mellon University contributing to the work of the Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation. Apt discusses what electricity supply will look like in the 21st century.