Top 10 U.S. Social Media Influencers in Energy & Environment

Using our extensive media database, we compiled a list of the top 10 social media influencers throughout the United States and operating in the Energy & Environment space. Our solution makes it easy to find — and connect with — the influencers that matter to you.

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*Data as of July 2022

Naomi Klein

1. Naomi Klein


Bio: HTCE. On 🔥. This Changes Everything. The Shock Doctrine. No Logo. Gloria Steinem Chair in Media, Culture and Feminist Studies at Rutgers U. Not that Naomi.

Followers: 698K

US Top Social Media Influencers in Energy Environment

2. Prof. Katherine Hayhoe


Bio: Not suspicious, just Canadian. Climate scientist, Chief Scientist @nature_org, polisci professor, knitter, pastor’s wife, @joinsciencemoms. UN Champion of the Earth

Location: Texas Tech University

Followers: 223K


3. Anas Alhajji


Bio: Keynote Speaker and Woodworker. Everything Energy |English/Arabic Tweets| #Oil_History

Location: Dallas, USA

Followers: 120K


4. Amy Harder

Bio: I’m executive editor of Cipher @CipherClimate by @Breakthrough
Energy, with my weekly Harder Line column. Former @Axios, @WSJ, @UChiEnergy, @nationaljournal.

Location: Dallas, USA

Followers: 53K


5. Jesse Jenkins


Bio: Macro-energy systems engineering, optimization, and policy w/a focus on electricity. Prof @EPrinceton (MAE) & @AndlingerCenter. PI of ZERO Lab. Personal account

Followers: 59K


6. Mark Z. Jacobson


Bio: Prof-Civil & Env Engineering; Director-Atmos/Energy Program; Research-climate, air pollution, clean/renewable energy; Cofounder-Solutions Project/100% Movement

Location: Stanford University

Followers: 36K


7. Daniel Yergin


Bio: Author: The New Map: Energy, Climate & Clash of Nations – amzn.to/3hnySbC; The Quest; The Prize; Pulitzer Prize winner; Vice Chairman S&P Global

Followers: 34K

Jason Bordoff

8. Jason Bordoff


Bio: Co-Founding Dean, @ColumbiaClimate; Founding Director, @ColumbiaUEnergy; Prof of Professional Practice, @ColumbiaSIPA; fmr energy advisor to Pres @BarackObama

Location: New York, NY

Followers: 32K

Alexander Kaufman

9. Alexander Kaufman


Bio: Senior reporter @HuffPost, on the climate, energy, and environmental politics beat. Reach me via: alexander.kaufman@huffpost.com, DMs, or the link below

Location: Queens

Followers: 27K

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10. Heidi Cullen


Bio: Comms Director @MBARI_News. Climate change, human health, ocean conservation. #scicomm. Author of The Weather of the Future. Lover of Labs. (she/her)

Location: Moss Landing, CA

Followers: 22K


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