Simon Lomax
Payne Institute Communications Associate and Editor-at-Large

Simon Lomax is a former energy and climate reporter for Bloomberg News and Argus Media with more than two decades of experience in journalism, government and public affairs. He spent 15 years as a reporter and editor in Australia and the United States before moving into consulting, media relations, column writing and think-tank work. During his career, Simon has worked with a wide spectrum of groups, including industry trade associations, business coalitions, environmental organizations and cleantech developers.

As a Congressional Fellow with the American Political Science Association, Simon worked on climate legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives in the mid-2000s. Today, as an independent consultant based in the Denver Tech Center, he continues to collaborate with various stakeholders on ways to support technological innovation and accelerate the energy transition.