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Jiayin Song

Sr. Associate


  • China

Jiayin Song is a senior associate at Rocky Mountain Institute’s Beijing Office. She joined RMI in April 2015, and helped set up RMI’s Beijing office and RMI’s China’s city program. She has developed expertise in multiple areas including passenger mobility transformation (with a focus on autonomous vehicles and mobility as a service) as well as industry and city peaking work. In the summer of 2016, she transferred to RMI’s Boulder office and finished a 3-month overseas rotation in RMI’s Mobility Program on the Boulder Electric Mobility as A Service project.

Prior to RMI, Jiayin Song was in a three-year General Management Trainee Rotation Program at Mars China, as a strategy manager in Mars Petcare China.


B.Sc., Environmental Science, Fudan University

MS, Environmental Management, Duke University



Authored Works
Outlet Blog Post

China’s Move Away from Voluntary Green Certificates: Implications for Corporate Renewable Procurement

On March 23, 2018, China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) released for comment a draft of a groundbreaking national policy, the Renewable Portfolio Standard and Assessment Methods (the “draft policy”), that would create a market for renewable energy certificates (RECs). The new REC market is a positive signal and could be…