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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Michael Friedlander
Managing Director, Investment & Portfolio Management at New York Green Bank
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Marley Urdanick
Energy and Utilities Consultant at PA Consulting Group
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Institutional Entrepreneurship and Renewable Energy in the U.S.
Entrepreneurship & Innovation
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Blueprint for Clean Energy
Management & Products
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Feasibility of Renewable Thermal Technologies in Connecticut
Finance & Markets
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What’s a truly smart grid?
Alstom's Lawrence Jones Connects Water, Energy, and Data
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Transportation ESCOs: Increasing Adoption of Electric Vehicle Fleets
Jan 26, 2017
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Internal Carbon Pricing - Practical Experiences from the Private Sector: Microsoft
Dec 13, 2016
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Master Class: Renewable Energy Project Finance
Nov 29, 2016
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