Mr. Scott Sklar

Scott Sklar

Mr. Scott Sklar

Faculty member, Sustainable Urban Planning Program


Scott Sklar runs a global renewable energy technology optimization firm, The Stella Group, Ltd., for the last 22 years as well as sitting on the Boards of Directors of several national clean energy organizations. He has written and coauthored a wide range of books and articles over his 40-year career, and has two buildings off-the-grid in Arlington, Virginia, which he has students tour for his classes.

Sklar is Energy Director of GW’s Environment & Energy Management Institute (EEMI) and Director of GW's Solar Institute.

On June 19, 2014, Scott Sklar was awarded the prestigious The Charles Greeley Abbot Award by the American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and on April 26, 2014 was awarded the Green Patriot Award by George Mason University in Virginia.

  • Renewable Energy
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Quality
  • Water
  • Energy Risks
  • PSUS 6224: Sustainable Energy Production & Climate Issues
  • PSUS 6235: Renewable Energy & Critical Infrastructure