Dr. Lou Browning
Technical Director

Dr. Lou Browning is an internationally recognized expert with more than 30 years’ experience. He has supported the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Ozone Transportation Assessment Group (OTAQ) in developing regulatory impact analyses for most of the mobile source rulemaking since 1992.

Dr. Browning has examined the feasibility of new technologies, such as hybrid electric vehicles, regarding fuel economy, cold startability, materials compatibility, exhaust and evaporative emissions, refueling challenges, and health and safety risks. He helped EPA apply to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for a North American emission control area (ECA) by preparing emissions inventories of more than 130 ports.