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2020 News Items

January 2020

Apply now for the Energy Journalism Initiative

Apply now for the 2020 Energy Journalism Initiative.

Richard L. Kauffman

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2019 News Items

November 2019

Christof Rühl

NEW YORK -- The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs announced today that Christof Rühl has joined CGEP as a Senior Research Scholar. Rühl will lead the oil and gas research program at...

Varun Sivaram - TIME 100 NEXT

(New York - November 14, 2019) -- The Center on Global Energy Policy is proud to congratulate non-resident Fellow, Varun Sivaram for being named to the first-ever TIME 100 Next, a

The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change

In new research published by The Lancet, Dr. Melissa C. Lott shows how climate change is impacting health & how the energy sector can mitigate damage.

October 2019

Dr. Matt Bowen

Dr. Matt Bowen joins CGEP to lead a new research initiative focused on nuclear power. 

Save the Date 2020

We're excited to announce the date for the seventh annual Columbia Global Energy Summit -- April 22, 2020, and hope you’ll plan to join us in New York. 

Columbia Giving Day

Mark your calendar for Columbia Giving Day 2019Wednesday, October 23.

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September 2019

16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg arrives into New York City after crossing the Atlantic in zero carbon sailboat Malizia at North Cove Marina

On Monday, September 23, the United Nations’ Climate Action Summit began in New York City, bringing leaders in government, industry, and technology to discuss their...