Strategic Climate & Energy Policy Experts

Shaping policies that benefit generations to come

Strategic Climate & Energy Policy Experts

Shaping policies that benefit generations to come


We are your one-stop policy, advocacy, and business development shop working at the state, national, & international levels.

Energy Efficiency

We were instrumental in securing passage of $9 billion in home energy rebates in the IRA and are experts at advancing energy efficiency policies and programs for homes, businesses, and government facilities.

Utility & Grid Solutions

The clean energy revolution requires resilient solutions, smart grids, demand response, access to data, and a team like ours who can put it all together to support client goals.


We have helped clients secure hundreds of millions in funding for programs and projects that advance clean and efficient energy.

Clean Energy Finance

We help clients figure out the financials and deploy tools such as revolving loan funds and green banks.

Clean Transportation

From fuel economy to electrification strategies, we have experience developing and advocating policies that drive clean transportation.

Tax Policy

Our connections and expertise make us effective lobbyists for tax policies that advance a clean and efficient energy future.

Renewable Energy

Our experienced team offers clients unparalleled knowledge and expertise in navigating the clean energy landscape.

International Climate Policy

We have decades of experience with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change process, including engaging in negotiations, leading delegations, and guiding clients.

Contractor Training

From securing federal training funds to establishing state apprenticeship programs, we deliver on clients' needs for expanding the clean energy workforce.

For over a decade, we have secured climate & clean energy policy wins for our clients.


For over a decade, we have secured climate & clean energy policy wins for our clients.

Our Accomplishments

Over the past 13 years, we’ve worked with our clients to develop and execute policy strategies that drive meaningful action on climate and clean energy. Some recent highlights include:

  • Inflation Reduction Act – We secured a historic $9 billion investment to make homes more energy efficient & create energy efficiency jobs as part of 2022’s groundbreaking climate change law.
  • Journeyman Bill – On behalf of HVAC contractor trade associations, we secured passage of a bill designed to support a well-trained home performance workforce in Maryland.
  • Appropriations – We secured hundreds of millions of dollars in appropriations wins for clients, including $50 million for a hydrogen pilot project, tens of millions for building efficiency, and $5 million for EV workforce development.

  • Data access –On behalf of a not-for-profit advocacy group, AnnDyl secured provisions in two Department of Energy programs requiring recipients to provide access to utility usage data. 

Our Story

CEO Kara Saul Rinaldi understands that climate change represents both the biggest challenge and the biggest opportunity of our time. She founded AnnDyl Policy Group in 2010, naming it after her children — Annabella and Dylan — to underline the firm’s commitment to leaving a healthy planet and prosperous economy for future generations. Today, AnnDyl is widely regarded as one of the country’s most effective and experienced energy efficiency, climate and clean energy policy strategy firms.

Our policy strategies are designed to catalyze the world’s transition to a clean energy economy.

We don’t just skip on the wavetops of policy. As professionals with a wealth of experience in government, industry, utilities, and nonprofits, we serve our clients in deep, creative, and strategic ways. Our clients range from NGOs and trade associations to climate finance firms and start-ups. We are committed to their success because they are committed to protecting the planet.

We offer a customizable selection of services designed to help clients reach their policy, membership, & business goals.

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