Isabel Wood

Isabel Wood

  • Climate-Aligned Industries

Isabel is an associate in RMI’s Climate-Aligned Industries Program focused on carbon dioxide removal (CDR). She researches different CDR approaches, industry bottlenecks, and policy implementation to incentivize widespread investment and address obstacles.


Before working on Climate-Aligned Industries, Isabel interned for the US Program, where she examined EV battery and green steel supply chains and equity and workforce policy in the United States. She also interned with the Rachel Carson Council, a conservation nonprofit, where she contributed to communication efforts.

As the president of her university’s environmental union, Isabel led efforts to update the environmental curriculum, create widespread campaigns for environmental justice, and shape university goals for sustainable procurement and operations.


BA, Environmental Sciences and Policy, Duke University