Energy Overview

An abundance of cheap, fossil energy has made the modern economy possible. Today's challenge is retrofitting global energy infrastructure with renewables—making the transition to a clean energy economy. The dilemmas posed by this transition are novel, multidisciplinary and wickedly complex. They also present immense opportunity.

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Ryan Laemel
Associate in the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) at Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI)
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Tsvetan Tsvetanov
Assistant Professor of Economics at The University of Kansas
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The Impact of Government Policies on the Mix of Intermittent & Dispatchable Sources of Electricity Generation
Finance & Markets
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Joint Degree Leadership Development Series
Management & Products
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Seeking Heat
Uncovering the potential of renewable thermal technologies in Connecticut’s climate ambition
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A Simple Prescription for Increasing Electric Vehicle Adoption
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Renewable Thermal Alliance Day Meeting-Sept 27th
Sep 27, 2017
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Carbon Pricing In Brazil: A conversation with CPFL, Itaú Unibanco and Vale
Jun 08, 2017
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