Seminars & Workshops

“Measuring a fair and ambitious climate agreement using cumulative emissions” – Glen Peters – 10/18/16

Date: 18 October 2016
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Glen Peters
Topic: Measuring a fair and ambitious climate agreement using cumulative emissions

Seminar Announcement

Abstract:

Policy makers have called for a ‘fair and ambitious’ global climate agreement. Scientific constraints, such as the allowable carbon emissions to …

By September 27, 2016 Read More →

“Thermal Hydrogen: An Emissions Free Hydrocarbon Economy” – Jared Moore – 9/26/16

Date: 26 September 2016
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Jared Moore
Topic: Thermal Hydrogen: An Emissions Free Hydrocarbon Economy

Seminar Announcement

Abstract:

Thermal Hydrogen is an emissions free energy system where hydrogen is produced from water splitting and the residual oxygen utilized to produce electricity or …

By August 9, 2016 Read More →

“Assessment in a changing climate: IPCC AR5 and beyond” – Katharine Mach – 5/6/16

Date: 5/6/16
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Katharine Mach
Topic: Assessment in a changing climate: IPCC AR5 and beyond

Seminar Announcement

Abstract:

Climate change assessment by the IPCC and many others has definitively taken stock of the climate problem: unequivocal warming, widespread observed impacts, and serious …

News

SUCCEED 2016 Comes to a Close

Michael Craig, Ken Sears, and Lauren Cook worked hard to run a superb program. They recruited more students than have ever taken part in SUCCEED – 17 girls and 7 boys – and 10 teachers. They curated all the lesson plans that have been used in SUCCEED in previous years. …

By July 27, 2016 Read More →

RESEARCHERS STUDY WHETHER RENEWABLE IS ALWAYS BETTER

The study by Daniel Posen, Paulina Jaramillo and Michael Griffin in the Department of Engineering and Public Policy (EPP), was published in the Journal of Environmental Science and Technology and featured on the Front Page of the Carnegie Mellon University homepage. From their article:

“Making plastics from plants is a …

By July 19, 2016 Read More →

Parth Vaishnav Featured in Aviation Week & Space Technology

“In September 2013, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) declared that it would vote on a global market-based mechanism (MBM) to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from international aviation in 2016 and implement it by 2020. This March, two years after it began considering an extraordinarily complicated strawman proposal, ICAO published …

By June 20, 2016 Read More →

What is Succeed?

DSC_0687What is SUCCEED?
SUCCEED is a 5-day program designed to complement what you ... Read More »

FEATURED RESEARCH


CEDM has affiliated researchers who periodically produce videos describing their research achievements. They will be displayed in this space, and will be regularly updated.
Other Research

Organization

The Climate and Energy Decision Making (SES-0949710) is funded through a cooperative agreement between the National Science Foundation and Carnegie Mellon University.
CEDM is anchored at the Department of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University, and includes also the following institutions:

  • Duke University
  • University of Leeds

  • University of British Columbia
  • UC Davis

  • International Risk Governance Council
  • Clean Air Task Force

  • RAND Pittsburgh
  • RAND Santa Monica

  • Vermont Law School
  • University of Washington

  • Hover over each institute's name to show its map location, click to view its website.