Sustainability

Clean Power Plan Commentary from Around the World

David Sandalow
Climate Change
Renewables
Sustainability

David Sandalow offers his reaction to the global commentary surrounding the Obama administration's recently announced Clean Power Plan.

U.S. lays out new environmental standards

David Sandalow discusses President Obama's Clean Power Plan with CNN.

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].

 

 

Is the Paris Climate Conference Already a Success?

David Sandalow
Climate Change
Sustainability

June was a big month for climate diplomacy with announcements from China, Brazil, the US and the Vatican, among others. In his latest commentary, David Sandalow, Inaugural Fellow at the Center on Global Energy Policy, argues that the 21st annual Conference of Parties to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change, set for Paris in late November, is already in part a success.

The Future of the Renewable Fuel Standard

Panel Discussion
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

SPECIAL LOCATION IN WASHINGTON, D.C. National Press Club 529 14th Street NW Washington, D.C. 20045

The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a presentation and discussion on the future of the Renewable Fuel Standard.

The Oil Price Crash and the Shifting Energy Landscape

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
8:00 am - 11:30 am

Columbia Club

15 West 43rd Street

New York, NY

The Center on Global Energy Policy and the Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy hosted a discussion of the oil price crash and shifting energy landscape. This half-day event brought together experts from Columbia University to discuss the policy issues and opportunities presented by the dramatic change in oil prices.

If Fossil Fuel Subsidies Are So Bad, Why Are They So Common?

Dr. Joseph Aldy, Non-Resident Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy
Thursday, April 2, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building Room 1501

The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a presentation and discussion on the energy, environmental, and economic impacts of fossil fuel subsidies, the political economy that sustains these policies, and the potential opportunities for reform fuel subsidies, especially during a time of low oil prices.

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.

The Powerhouse: A Book Talk with Steve LeVine

Steve LeVine, Author of The Powerhouse and Washington Correspondent, Quartz
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:00 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 author Steve LeVine on his new book, The Powerhouse: Inside the Invention of a Battery to Save the World.

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