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Bruce Oliver

President & Founder


Bruce R. Oliver is an economist and nationally recognized expert in the areas of energy and utility economics and regulatory policy. Mr. Oliver is the President of Revilo Hill Associates, Inc. which he founded in 1985. His firm, which is based in Fairfax Station, Virginia, operates a national consulting practice serving a diverse group of governmental and private sector clients. Mr. Oliver is a member of the Board of Directors of the AOBA Alliance, Inc. and serves as its economic and energy consultant.

Professional Experience
Mr. Oliver's more than 35 years of experience, has provided him opportunities for in-depth investigation of nearly all aspects of energy and utility markets from the exploration and development of energy resources, to the refining and generation of marketable energy products, to the transportation or transmission of those products to end-use markets, and the forecasting of supply, demand, and prices for those markets. Through his experience Mr. Oliver provides a highly integrated perspective on the operations and economics of energy and utility markets, as well as a rare, if not unique, combination of depth and breadth of understanding energy and utility policy issues.
Mr. Oliver has served as an expert consultant to AOBA on energy and utility matters for the last 28 years, and over that period, he has represented AOBA in regulatory proceedings and in legislative hearings in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. Prior to forming Revilo Hill Associates, Inc. in 1985, Mr. Oliver served in management and senior consulting positions for Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the Potomac Electric Power Company, ICF, Inc., the Resource Dynamics Corporation.
Mr. Oliver's other clients have included state regulatory commissions, utilities, state-funded consumer advocacy groups, municipal governments, federal agencies, commercial and industrial energy users, hospitals and universities, as well as suppliers of equipment and services to utility markets, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), the World Bank and the Architect of the Capitol. Projects for those clients have included analyses and forecasts of supply, demand, and prices for utility and non-utility energy markets, as well as work on electric, gas, telecommunications, water, and waste water utility rate cases.
To date, Mr. Oliver has filed nearly 400 separate pieces of testimony in nearly 250 proceedings before regulatory commissions in 24 jurisdictions, including: the states of Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, Connecticut, Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, Arizona, New Mexico, South Dakota, and California, the District of Columbia, the City of Philadelphia, the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), Guam, the Virgin Islands, and the Province of Alberta, Canada.