Event
March 29, 2017

Perhaps no source of energy sparks as much debate as nuclear power. Heralded in the 1950s and 1960s as the way of the future—only to face growing concern in the 1970s and 1980s around ties to nuclear weapons proliferation, safety, and waste—...

Event Recording

Building on research from the Center on Global Energy Policy—a three-part series on nuclear technology, the geopolitics of nuclear energy, and U.S. policy—this panel examined the history of nuclear power, its future, and the policy and business...

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

Jason Bordoff speaks with Eirik Wærness, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Statoil, about the short and long term energy outlook. Eirik is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Oil & Gas, and...

Research
Testimony

Senior research scholar Richard Nephew testified before Canada's 42nd Parliament on Bill S-219, an Act to deter Iran-sponsored terrorism, incitement to hatred, and human rights violations.

Event
January 23, 2017

As President Trump fills out his cabinet, there exists much uncertainty about what his election will mean for U.S. energy and environment policy. Please join the Center on Global Energy Policy for a panel discussion to discuss with three senior...

Event Recording

As President Trump fills out his cabinet, there exists much uncertainty about what his election will mean for U.S. energy and environment policy. The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a panel to discuss potential Trump policies with three...

Research
Op-ed

Senior Research Scholar Richard Nephew writes in Forbes on the accomplishments of the Iran Deal and cautions President-elect Trump about implications of renegotiation.

Research
Commentary

Richard Nephew explores what would happen should President-elect Trump attempt to renegotiate the Iran nuclear deal in a new commentary. Nephew outlines and addresses three key questions that face the next Administration: Can the future president get more from Iran as part of a negotiated arrangement?; How much more does he need to get to declare success?; What will he risk in order to get it?

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

India's energy challenges are diverse and compounded by a growing global commitment to climate change, which has serious implications for India’s reliance on cheap coal to power its cities and villages alike. On this episode, host Jason Bordoff...

Research
Commentary

Richard Nephew questions what will happen to the Iran nuclear deal under a Donald Trump Administration. He indicates that, based on Trump’s rhetoric throughout the campaign season and the realities of what’s needed to maintain the deal, the JCPOA has a high chance of failing.

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