Energy Advising And Consulting

What is in scope Includes:

  • Finding and producing conventional and unconventional oil and natural gas reserves, as well as locating and developing geothermal and hydrogen resources.
  • Progressing various renewable energy sources, including utility-scale solar having overnight storage and a smaller footprint.
  • Extraction, in ppm, of lithium and other critical minerals from oilfield waste waters.
  • Assist Venture firms and others in assessing new technology and guidance in making investment decisions.
  • Assist energy startups commercialize and accelerate their time to market.

Overview and Advisory Service Areas:

Rusty (John R.) Gilbert formed JR Gilbert Energy LLC in late 2020 and has extensive experience in the energy business with a proven track record in providing near term business value. This can involve upstream, midstream and downstream business sectors as well as numerous renewable energy options. Often, this involves assessing and applying innovative technology solutions derived from early to late-stage energy startups. Business processes also need to incorporate technology innovation in a timely basis to be useful and valuable.

In the United States, we are at critical cross-roads in effectively being able to develop our remaining conventional and unconventional reserves, while reducing emissions in the process. In concert, we need to continue to mature and commercialize our various renewable energy options to help reach our Net-0 goals. A mix and collection of energy sources is required to meet our country’s growing energy needs and provide for a secure national defense.

JR Gilbert Energy LLC HAS worked with various companies and universities since its formation, including those listed


Rusty (John R.) Gilbert

Owner, JR Gilbert Energy LLC

Rusty Gilbert is President and owner of JR Gilbert Energy LLC after serving more than 40-years with Chevron and Gulf Oil. In his last Chevron assignment, as General Manager of new Technology Deployment and Adoption in Chevron Technology Ventures (CTV), he successfully led the implementation and use of externally developed innovative technology solutions across Chevron’s up-mid-downstream businesses.

In Pittsburgh, PA (2013-15), Rusty’s team applied new technology applications to unconventional plays, reducing cost and increasing recovery. A rotational assignment in Cabinda, Angola (2010-12) involved mentoring CABGOC national staff to become proficient earth scientists before being assigned to asset teams. While in Business Development (2008- 10), he led a multi-disciplined reservoir management team in preparing for a large bid round in Iraq. While working out of TX & CA, held numerous leadership assignments in strategic and applied R&D teams, which supported Chevron’s worldwide shale plays and provided subsurface support for many of the major capital projects. Other leadership and subsurface assignments involved exploration, production and new ventures campaigns on and offshore Alaska, California, Texas, Angola, Namibia, and southeast Asia (China, Bangladesh, Thailand, India).

Rusty has a BS degree in geology (Honors) from Rutgers University and a MS degree in geology from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. Prior to graduate school he worked for NJ’s Dept of Environmental Protection and Water Resources group. Outside of work, Rusty is involved with family and recreational activities. In 2018, he created the “Patriotic Colors” mobile app and online store to help support American patriotism.

Listen to Rusty Gilbert on this Podcast by Brownlee Wealth Management: a measured perspective on the subject of ESG

Contact Us

Phone: 713-304-1834


Operating out of Houston, Texas