|Connecticut Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection|
|March 2011 - February 2014|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed by||Gov. Dannel P. Malloy (D)|
A January 2013 article in Governing named Esty as one of the top state Democratic officials to watch in 2013.
Before becoming commissioner, Esty was a professor of environmental law and policy at Yale University. He has also served as director of the Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy and the Center for Business and the Environment. Prior to entering academia, Esty worked in a number of senior positions at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and practiced law in Washington, D.C.
- Harvard University, B.A.
- Oxford University, M.A.
- Yale University, Law degree
Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection (2011-2014)
Esty served as Connecticut Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection from 2011 to 2014.
Esty was appointed as Connecticut Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection by Governor Dan Malloy in February 2011 and was later confirmed by the Connecticut General Assembly. He served in this position until his resignation, effective February 3, 2014.
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- Global Environmental Governance Project, "Daniel Esty Appointed Commissioner of Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection," February 10, 2011
- Norwalk Daily Voice, "Staffer Promoted To Lead Connecticut Energy, Environment Department," January 26, 2014
- Governing, "State Democratic Officials to Watch in 2013," accessed January 25, 2013
- Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection, "Commissioner Daniel C. Esty - Detailed Biography," accessed October 2, 2012
- Global Environmental Governance Project, "Daniel Esty Appointed Commissioner of Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection ," February 10, 2011
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