Hon Xing Wong is a Research Associate at the Center on Global Energy Policy. His research areas of interests include climate and energy transition risks, and electrification of the transportation sector. He also supports the Natural Gas Research Initiative. Prior to joining the Center, he was an Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps Fellow where he worked with New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) on electric bus projects. Previously, he was a chartered engineer at BP in various engineering and site-operations roles across different geographical regions; namely, Angola, Egypt, and the North Sea. He holds a Master of Public Administration from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and a Master of Engineering in chemical and environmental engineering from Nottingham University.