What's at stake at COP21?

CNN International talks to David Sandalow, former U.S. Under Secretary of Energy and now Inaugural Fellow at the Center on Global Energy Policy, about this week's climate meeting in Paris.

Selling SPR oil in budget deal bolsters our energy security

In his latest op-ed, Jason Bordoff explains why, on balance, the provision in this week’s budget deal to sell crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) increases, not decreases, U.S. energy security. 

The Water-Energy Nexus

Monday, December 7, 2015
4:30 pm - 5:45 pm

Faculty House, Presidential Room

The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a discussion on the water-energy nexus with Melanie Kenderdine, Director, Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis and Energy Counselor to the Secretary, US Department of Energy.  

Congress and Obama tap petroleum reserve to plug hole in the budget

Director Jason Bordoff and Fellow Bob McNally discuss the sale of crude oil from the nation’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve in the federal budget deal struck Tuesday with Steven Mufson of the WashingtonPost.

Columbia University's 11th Annual Student Energy Symposium

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - Friday, November 6, 2015
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Lerner Hall

Columbia University

The Center on Global Energy Policy was proud to support Columbia University's 11th Annual Student Energy Symposium. The Symposium is the largest student-run energy event in New York City, jointly organized by the School of International and Public Affairs' Student Energy Association, the Columbia Graduate School of Business' Energy Club, the Columbia Law School's Environmental Law Society, and the Columbia Engineering Energy Club.

David Sandalow Discusses the Clean Power Plan

Inaugural Center Fellow David Sandalow discusses the Obama Administration's newly announced Clean Power Plan with BBC World News. Watch here [video].



Enhancing Emergency Preparedness for Natural Disasters

The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a presentation and discussion of the National Petroleum Council (NPC) study, Enhancing Emergency Preparedness for Natural Disasters. Ms. Peggy Montana, CEO and President, Shell Midstream Partners, LP, presented the report’s key findings and recommendations. After her remarks, Bob Hallman, CGEP Fellow and former Deputy Secretary for Energy and the Environment for New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, provided his thoughts and reactions.

Climate One Podcast: Cheap Gasoline

Gas prices are plunging, and Americans can get back on the road again. What are the economic, geopolitical and environmental consequences of cheap oil? Jason Bordoff joined Climate One to discuss.

Climate Shock: A Conversation with Gernot Wagner

Gernot Wagner, Lead Senior Economist at Environmental Defense Fund
Monday, March 30, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

International Affairs Building, Room 1512
420 West 118th Street
New York, NY 10027

The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a presentation and discussion with Gernot Wagner, lead senior economist at Environmental Defense Fund, adjunct associate professor at Columbia SIPA, and research associate at Harvard Kennedy School. Mr. Wagner discussed Climate Shock, the new book he co-authored with Martin L. Weitzman which explores the known and unknown risks of a hotter planet and the economic forces that will shape future climate change policies.

Spencer Dale Interview Special

The Center on Global Energy Policy is proud to present a special feature interview with Spencer Dale, conducted by Bill Loveless. Spencer Dale is group chief economist of BP plc. He manages BP's global economics team, providing economic input into the firm's commercial decisions. BP's economics team also produces the annual Statistical Review of World Energy and Global Energy Outlook.


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