Seminars & Workshops

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22 February 2017 – CEDM/CEIC Seminar – Christopher Clack

Date: 22 February 2017
Time: 12:30pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Christopher Clack
Topic: The WIS:dom Optimization Model And Atmospheric Science To Inform Future Energy Pathways

Abstract:

The WIS:dom Optimization Model is the flagship software product from Vibrant Clean Energy, LLC. WIS:dom was built from the ground up to …

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20 Feb 2017 – “Finding Common Ground When Experts Disagree: An Application to Publicly Funded Energy Technology R&D Portfolios” – Erin Baker

Date: 20 February 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Erin Baker
Topic: Finding Common Ground When Experts Disagree: An Application to Publicly Funded Energy Technology R&D Portfolios

Abstract:

Robust Portfolio Decision Analysis is a new approach to support decision making, especially public decision making, when there is …

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13 February 2017 – “An analysis of technology differences in innovation patterns and its implications for low-carbon policy design” – Tobias Schmidt

Date: 13 February 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Tobais Schmidt
Topic: An analysis of technology differences in innovation patterns and its implications for low-carbon policy design

Abstract:

Technological change, particularly in the energy sector, is arguably the most important lever to address climate change. In order …

By January 18, 2017 Read More →

“Four energy systems analyses: cement, trade in air pollution deaths, super-polluting units, and the geophysical reliability of renewables” – Steve Davis – 30 January 2017

Date: 30 January 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Steve Davis
Topic: Four energy systems analyses: cement, trade in air pollution deaths, super-polluting units, and the geophysical reliability of renewables

Abstract:

Prof. Davis will present recent findings from four different projects related by their goal to quantify …

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“Annual Fleet Fuel Study” – Michael Roeth – 1/20/17

Date: 20 January 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Michael Roeth
Topic: Annual Fleet Fuel Study

Abstract:

Mike leads the North American Council for Freight Efficiency which is an unbiased, non-profit, that drives the acceleration of freight efficiency technologies.  The goal is to double the efficiency of …

By November 28, 2016 Read More →

“Can role-play with interactive models enhance climate knowledge, affect and intent to act?” – John Sterman – 11/29/16

Date: 29 November 2016
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Wean 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: John Sterman
Topic: Can role-play with interactive models enhance climate knowledge, affect and intent to act?

Abstract:

There is an urgent need for educational tools that offer scientifically rigorous information while motivating action on climate change. However, research …

By November 14, 2016 Read More →

“Spatial distribution and health impacts of pollution from electricity generation” – Juan Moreno Cruz – 11/28/16

Date: 28 November 2016
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Juan Moreno Cruz
Topic: Spatial distribution and health impacts of pollution from electricity generation

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We examine how changes in the electricity system redistributes environmental and health impacts across space. We exploit electricity system congestion …

By September 27, 2016 Read More →

“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

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

By August 9, 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

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

“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

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

“Electoral Backlash Against Climate Policy: A Natural Experiment on Retrospective Voting and Local Resistance to Public Policy” – Leah Stokes – 5/2/16

Date: 5/2/16
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Leah Stokes
Topic: Electoral Backlash Against Climate Policy: A Natural Experiment on Retrospective Voting and Local Resistance to Public Policy

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Retrospective voting studies typically examine policies where the public has common interests. By contrast, climate policy …

By April 6, 2016 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Tony Roulstone – 4/19/16 @ 10:30am

Date: 4/19/16
Time: 10:30am
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Tony Roulstone
Topic: Engineering factors that drive SMR economics

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The United Kingdom is considering whether to build a series of SMRs after the current 16 GW large reactor program to increase the nuclear share of electricity …

By March 15, 2016 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Richard Alley – 4/1/16 @ 12:00pm

Date: 4/1/16
Time: 12:00pm
Location: 340 Tepper – Grand Room
Speaker: Richard Alley
Topic: Slip Slidin’ Away: Ice Sheets and Sea-Level Rise

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Warming melts ice, and melting of ice that is not floating contributes to sea level rise. Sea level now is rising because glaciers in the …

By February 9, 2016 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Elaine Ulrich – 2/22/16 @ 12:00pm

Date: 2/22/16
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Elaine Ulrich
Topic: Spatial Economic and Multi-Criteria Analysis of the Optimal Siting of Wind Power Plants

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The US Dept of Energy SunShot Initiative is a national collaborative effort to make solar energy cost-competitive with other forms …

By February 9, 2016 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Steven Rose – 2/8/16 @ 2:00pm

Date: 2/8/16
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Steven Rose
Topic: Spatial Economic and Multi-Criteria Analysis of the Optimal Siting of Wind Power Plants

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Abstract:

The social cost of carbon (SCC) is an estimate of global climate change damages to society from a unit of …

By February 6, 2016 Read More →

Workshop on Identifying and Avoiding Potential Dead Ends and Missed Opportunities in Climate Policy

February 4th and 5th, AAAS Building, Washington DC

The Center for Climate and Energy Decision Making (CEDM) organized a Theory and Methods workshop on “Identifying and Avoiding Potential Dead Ends and Missed Opportunities in Climate Policy” on Feb 4-5 in Washington, DC. The workshop drew 31 participants from government, academia, …

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CEDM Seminar – Reinhard Madlener – 10/28/15 @ 1:00pm

*Seminar has been moved to 1:00pm*
Date: 10/28/2015
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Reinhard Madlener
Topic: Spatial Economic and Multi-Criteria Analysis of the Optimal Siting of Wind Power Plants

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Wind energy is one of the most important renewable energy sources in Germany, playing …

By September 10, 2015 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Evelina Trutnevyte – 10/12/2015 @ Noon

Date: 10/12/2015
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Evelina Trutnevyte
Topic: Does cost optimization approximate the real-world energy transition?

Abstract:

Modeling for energy policy analysis is often grounded in an assumption that economic rationale is the key driver of the future energy transition. For example, widely-used …

By September 10, 2015 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Nick Muller – 10/5/2015 @ Noon

Date: 10/5/2015
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Nick Muller
Topic: Implications of external costs for measures of output, growth, and policy analysis

Seminar Abstract:

Modern economic activity generates pollution. Most forms of pollution are not priced by markets because the impacts of such residuals are …

By January 26, 2015 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Sonia Yeh – 4/13/2015 @ Noon

Date: 4/13/2015
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Sonia Yeh
Topic: Modeling to Support California’s Climate Policy

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CEDM Seminar – Rob Axtell – 3/30/2015 @ Noon

Date: 3/30/2015
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Rob Axtell
Topic: Pathologies of Integrated Assessments of Climate Change and What Can Be Done to Fix Them

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CEDM Seminar – Gregory Nemet – 3/16/2015 @ Noon

Date: 3/16/2015
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Gregory Nemet
Topic: Pricing of installed solar PV systems in the U.S. 2000-2013

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By January 26, 2015 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Austin Brown – 2/16/2015 @ Noon

Date: 2/16/2015
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Austin Brown
Topic: Possible Energy Impacts of Vehicle Automation

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CEDM Seminar – Raul Pacheco-Vego – 2/3/2015 @ 3:30 PM

Date: 2/3/2015
Time: 3:30
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Raul Pacheco-Vego
Topic: Analyzing conflict dynamics between waste pickers and municipal governments in Mexico and Spain.

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By January 26, 2015 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Rick Larrick – 2/2/2015 @ Noon

Date: 2/2/2015
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Rick Larrick
Topic: Designing Better Energy Metrics for Consumers

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By January 13, 2015 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Elizabeth Wilson – 1/26/2015 @ Noon

Date: 1/26/2015
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Elizabeth Wilson
Topic: Making Electric Futures

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By November 10, 2014 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Jennie Rheuban – 11/10 @ Noon

Date: 11/10/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Jennie Rheuban
Topic: Policy Efforts in the S.E. Massachusetts Area Related to Global Climate Change

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CEDM Seminar – Francisco de la Chesnaye – 11/3 @ Noon

Date: 11/3/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Francisco de la Chesnaye
Topic: Modeling Work on the Impact of Renewables on Flexible Operations of Base Load Units

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By October 27, 2014 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – William Chernicoff – 10/27 @ Noon

Date: 10/27/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Bill Chernicoff
Topic: Challenges Faced by the Alternative Fuels Industry

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By October 6, 2014 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Joe Aldy – 10/6 @ Noon

Date: 10/6/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Joe Aldy
Topic: Climate Reparations or Redistribution

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By September 8, 2014 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Peter Adams – 9/8 @ Noon

Date: 9/8/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Peter Adams
Topic: Crash Course in Air Pollution for Policy Analysts

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By June 22, 2014 Read More →

China, the West, and the Challenge of Alternative Energy Innovation Workshop

June 26th and 27th, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, D.C.

Scott  PIIE  CEDM

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By March 20, 2014 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Trudy E. Bell – 4/22 @ Noon

Date: 4/22/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Trudy E. Bell
Topic: Extreme Weather and Today’s Engineered Infrastructure: Lessons from the Great Easter 1913 Flood

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CEDM Seminar – Gabrielle Wong-Parodi – 4/14 @ Noon

Date: 4/14/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Gabrielle Wong-Parodi
Topic: Influences of symbolic and practical cues on climate change decisions

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CEDM Seminar – David Keith – 4/2 @ 3:00 PM

Date: 4/2/2014
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: David Keith
Topic: The Risks and Efficacy of Solar Geoengineering

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CEDM Seminar – Adam Brandt – 3/31 @ Noon

Date: 3/31/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Adam Brandt
Topic: Methane emissions for North American natural gas systems: The state of the science

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Workshop on Ecosystems and Ecosystem Services Information for Decision Aiding

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By February 11, 2014 Read More →

Workshop on Small Modular Reactors at the Paul Scherrer Institute

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CEDM Seminar – Gabriela Hug – 2/24 @ Noon

Date: 2/24/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Gabriela Hug
Topic: Towards a Self-Managing and Sustainable Power Grid enabled by Distributed Decision Making

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CEDM Seminar – Joshuah Stolaroff – 2/12 @ Noon

Date: 2/12/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Joshuah Stolaroff
Topic: Enzymes for Energy: Why we new energy technologies and how biology can help

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By January 17, 2014 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Emily Fisher – 2/10 @ Noon

Date: 2/10/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Wean Hall 3701 Conference Room
Speaker: Emily Fisher
Topic: Congestion Measures for Organized Markets in the U.S.

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By January 16, 2014 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Yuvraj Agarwal – 1/27 @ Noon

Date: 1/27/2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Yuvraj Agarwal
Topic: Green Computing: Energy Efficiency at Multiple Scales

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By November 18, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Michael Blackhurst – 12/16 @ noon

Date: 12/16/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Michael Blackhurst
Topic: Consistent Residential Efficiency Improvements Across End-Uses Theoretical and Empirical Insights

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By November 18, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Seminar: Chris Strager – December 9 @ noon

Date: 12/9/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Chris Strager
Topic: Weather Ready Nation

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CEDM Seminar – Noelle Eckley Selin – December 2 @ noon

Date: 12/2/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Noelle Eckley Selin
Topic: Tracking Toxic Air Pollutants from Emissions to Impacts

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By November 18, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Seminar – Kevin Gallagher – 11/25 @ noon

Date: 11/25/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Kevin Gallagher
Topic: Quantifying the Promise of Li-Air Batteries for Electric Vehicles

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By September 10, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Seminar: Elke U. Weber – October 14 @ noon

Date: 10/14/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Elke U. Weber
Topic: The Psychology of Preference Construction: Implications for Environmental Policy

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CEDM Seminar: Eric Williams – September 16 @ noon

Date: 9/16/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Eric Williams
Topic: “Using experience and market curves to inform energy technology subsidy policy”

 
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By July 29, 2013 Read More →

Workshop on Methods to Address Uncertainty in Forecasting Future Values of Key Social, Economic and Resource Variables

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By April 11, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Seminar: Richard L. Smith – April 15 @ noon

Date: 4/15/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Richard L. Smith
Topic: Influence of Climate Change on Extreme Weather Events

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By March 6, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Joint Seminar with VEG Group: Zhenhong Lin – April 9 @ noon

Date: 4/9/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Zhenhong Lin
Topic: “Modeling Market Acceptance of Plug-in Electric Vehicles”

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By March 2, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Joint Seminar with VEG Group: David Green – April 8 @ noon

Date: 4/8/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: David Green
Topic: Seminar 1 (12:00 pm) “Overview of the NRC Transitions to Alternative Vehicles and Fuels Study”
Topic: Seminar 2 (1:00 pm) “Behavioral Economics and the Energy Paradox: Survey Evidence for 3-Year Payback Periods for Fuel Economy”…

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CEDM Joint Seminar with GDI: Christine Shoemaker – March 22 @ noon

Date: 3/22/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Wean 3701
Speaker: Christine Shoemaker
Topic: “Application of New Surrogate Algorithms for Global Optimization for Computationally Expensive Simulation Models with Application to Multi-Phase Subsurface Flow Management and Global Climate Models”

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CEDM Seminar: Aimee Curtright – Date: 3/4/2013 – Topic: “Estimation of regional air-quality damages from Marcellus Shale natural gas extraction in Pennsylvania”

Date: 3/4/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Aimee Curtright
Topic: ‘Estimation of regional air-quality damages from Marcellus Shale natural gas extraction in Pennsylvania”

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By February 10, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Joint Seminar with EPP: Karolina Safarzynska – Date: 2/25/2013 – Topic “Transitions to sustainable development”

Date: 2/25/2013
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Karolina Safarzynska
Topic: “Transitions to sustainable development”

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By January 17, 2013 Read More →

CEDM Seminar: Kenneth Gillingham – Date: 2/18/2013 – Topic: Sorting on Anticipated Driving and the Consumer Response to Gasoline Price Changes

Date: 2/18/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Kenneth Gillingham
Topic: Sorting on Anticipated Driving and the Consumer Response to Gasoline Price Changes

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CEDM Seminar: Klaus Keller – Date: 2/13/2013 – Topic: The Network for Sustainable Climate Risk Management (SCRiM): An Overview

Date: 2/13/2013
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Klaus Keller
Topic: The Network for Sustainable Climate Risk Management (SCRiM): An Overview

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Energy Efficiency and the Rebound Effect

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Solar Radiation Management & Intellectual Property

Managing Knowledge About How to Perform SRM

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CEDM Seminar: Rob Lempert – Date: 2/12/2013 – Topic: Robust Decision Making: Approach and Applications

Date: 2/12/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Rob Lempert
Topic: Robust Decision Making: Approach and Applications

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By December 13, 2012 Read More →

CEDM Seminar: Bob Kopp – Date: 1/14/2013 – Topic: Interpreting the noisy historical and geological records of sea level change: What can the past tell us about the future?

Date: 1/14/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Bob Kopp
Topic: Interpreting the noisy historical and geological records of sea level change: What can the past tell us about the future?

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CEDM Seminar: Alex Davis – Date: 1/8/2013 – Topic: The Problems of Predicting Participation in Energy Efficiency Programs

Date: 1/8/2013
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Alex Davis
Topic: The Problems of Predicting Participation in Energy Efficiency Programs

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CEDM Seminar: Rob Axtell – Date: 11/6/2012 – Topic: Agents and Climate Change: From Rational to Behavioral to Deontic Agents in the Emergence of Social Norms

Date: 11/6/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Rob Axtell
Topic: Agents and Climate Change: From Rational to Behavioral to Deontic Agents in the Emergence of Social Norms

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CEDM Seminar: Maxine Savitz – Date: 11/5/2012 – Topic: Energy Efficiency Policies – Past and Future

Date: 11/5/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Maxine Savitz
Topic: Energy Efficiency Policies – Past and Future

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Boundary Work for Water Sustainability and Urban Climate Adaptation: Lessons from the Decision Center for a Desert City

Date: 11/12/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Dave White
Topic: Boundary Work for Water Sustainability and Urban Climate Adaptation: Lessons from the Decision Center for a Desert City

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CEDM/CEIC Seminar: Erin Baker – Date: 10/24/2012 – Topic: Energy Technology R&D Policy in Response to Climate Change

Date: 10/24/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Erin Baker
Topic: Energy Technology R&D Policy in Response to Climate Change

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How Government Works/CEDM Seminar: Bob Inglis – Date: 10/15/2012 (Tentative Date) – Topic: TBD

Date: 10/15/2012 (Tentative Date)
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Bob Inglis
Topic: TBD

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CEDM Seminar: Jim Skea – Date: 8/10/2012 – Topic: Energy and Climate Policies in the UK and Europe

Date: 8/10/2012
Time: 12:45 PM
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Jim Skea
Topic: Energy and Climate Policies in the UK and Europe

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CEDM Seminar: Dr. Jordan Fischbach – Date: 4/24/2012 – Topic: Applying the Coastal Louisiana Risk Assessment (CLARA) Model to Support Louisiana’s 2012 Coastal Master Plan

Date: 4/24/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Dr. Jordan Fischbach
Topic: Applying the Coastal Louisiana Risk Assessment (CLARA) Model to Support Louisiana’s 2012 Coastal Master Plan

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CEDM Seminar: Dr. Mort Webster – Date: 4/17/2012 – Topic: An Approximate Dynamic Programming Framework for Global Climate Decisions Under Uncertainty

Date: 4/17/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Dr. Mort Webster
Topic: An Approximate Dynamic Programming Framework for Global Climate Decisions Under Uncertainty

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CEDM Seminar: Dr. Liz Moyer – Date: 4/9/2012 – Topic: Capturing Climate Change for Policy Analysis

Date: 4/9/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Dr. Liz Moyer
Topic: Capturing Climate Change for Policy Analysis

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CEDM Seminar: Joseph DeCarolis – Date: 3/19/2012 – Topic: Modeling for Insight with an Energy Economy

Date: 3/19/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Joseph DeCarolis
Topic: Modeling for Insight with an Energy Economy

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CEDM Seminar: Shui Bin – Date: 2/28/2012 – Topic: Third Parties in the Implementation of Building Energy Codes in China

Date: 2/28/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Shui Bin
Topic: Third Parties in the Implementation of Building Energy Codes in China

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CEDM Seminar: Dave Calkin (Via videoconference) – Date: 2/7/2012 – Topic: Risk Preferences and Probability Weighting in Wildfire Decision-Making: A Choice Experiment of US Federal Wildfire Managers

Date: 2/7/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Dave Calkin (Via videoconference)
Topic: Risk Preferences and Probability Weighting in Wildfire Decision-Making: A Choice Experiment of US Federal Wildfire Managers

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CEDM Seminar: Gabrielle Wong-Parodi – Date: 1/17/2012 – Topic: Engaging with the Public on Controversial Energy Technologies

Date: 01/17/2012
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Gabrielle Wong-Parodi
Topic: Engaging with the Public on Controverisal Energy Technologies

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CEDM Seminar: Armin Haas – Date: 11/7/2011 – Topic: Bayesian Risk Management – an Update

Date: November 7th, 2011
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Armin Haas, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

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CEDM Seminar: Jette Krause – Date: 10/31/2011 – Topic: Bayesian Assessment of 2030 German New Vehicle GHG Emissions and Related Abatement Costs

Date: October 31st, 2011
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Jette Krause, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

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CEDM Seminar: Valerie Karplus – Date: 9/26/2011 – Topic: Climate and Energy Policy for U.S. Passenger Vehicles: A Technology-Rich Economic Modeling and Policy Analysis

Date: September 26th, 2011
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Baker Hall 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Valerie Karplus, Massachutsetts Institute of Technology

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CEDM Seminar: Tiago Farias and Patricia Baptista – Date: 5/25/2011 – Topic: Topics on Transportation, Energy, and the Environment

Date: May 25, 2011
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speakers: Tiago Farias and Patricia Baptista

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CEDM Seminar: Lasse Wallquist – Date: 5/2/2011 – Topic: Where there’s smoke there’s fire – The role of intuitive mental models for perceptions of CCS

Date: May 2, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Lasse Wallquist

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CEDM Seminar: Jessika Trancik – Date: 4/25/2011 – Topic: Evaluating new energy technologies against environmental performance targets

Date: April 25, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Jessika Trancik

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CEDM Seminar: Jane Rovins – Date: 4/21/2011 – Topic: Integrated Disaster Risk: From Research to Disaster Management

Date: April 21, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Jane Rovins

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CEDM Seminar: Michela Catenacci – Date: 4/19/2011 – Topic: Expert elicitation of RD&D uncertain effectiveness on energy innovation

Date: April 19, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Michela Catenacci

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CEDM Seminar: S. S. Krishnan – Date: 4/11/2011 – Topic: Energy Efficiency Policy Implementation for Large Industries in India

Date: April 11, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
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CEDM Seminar: Karen Palmer – Date: 4/5/2011 – Topic: Supply Curves for Conserved Electricity

Date: April 5th, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Karen Palmer, Resources for the Future

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CEDM Seminar: Sonja Klinsky – Date: 4/4/2011 – Topic: Vinaigrette or Oil and Vinegar? Comparing public rationales for justice trade-offs in mitigation and adaptation climate policy dilemmas

Date: April 4, 2011
Time: 3 PM
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Sonja Klinsky, Cambridge Department of Economics

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CEDM Seminar: Richard Howarth – Date: 3/29/2011 – Topic: Discounting for Time and Risk in Climate-Change

Date: March 29, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Richard Howarth

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CEDM Seminar: Klaus Keller – Date: 2/28/2011 – Topic: Towards an Integrated Assessment of Geoengineering Proposals: Uncertainties and Information Needs

Date: Feburary 28th, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Klaus Keller, Penn State Geosciences

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CEDM Seminar: Melissa Chan – Date: 2/15/2011 – Topic: Expert Elicitations on the Federal Energy Technology Portfolio

Date: February 15, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Melissa Chan, Navigant Consulting

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CEDM Seminar: Max Henrion – Date: 2/8/2011 – Topic: Open-Source Policy Modeling

Date: February 8, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Max Henrion, Lumina Decision Systems

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CEDM Seminar: Anthony Paul – Date: 1/11/2011 – Topic: RFF Haiku Electricity Market Model

Date: January 11, 2011
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Anthony Paul, Resources for the Future

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CEDM Seminar: Robert Ayres – Date: 12/10/2010 – Topic: Why Increased Energy Efficiency is both Possible and Essential

Date: December 10, 2010
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Robert Ayres, INSEAD

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CEDM Seminar: Sarah Cooley – Date: 12/9/2010 – Topic: Assessing OA’s Effects on Humans through Ecosystem Services

Date: December 9, 2010
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Sarah Cooley, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute

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CEDM Seminar: Dalia Patino-Echeverri – Date: 11/30/2010 – Topic: Flexible Regulation For Climate Policy

Date: November 30, 2010
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Dalia Patino-Echeverri, Duke University

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CEDM Seminar: Peter Irvine – Date: 11/29/2010 – Topic: Should We Geoengineer the Earth’s Climate?

Date: November 29, 2010
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Peter Irvine, University of Bristol

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CEDM Seminar: James Conca – Date: 11/9/2010 – Topic: The Cost of a Sustainable Energy Future

Date: November 9, 2010
Time: 12 noon
Location: Baker 129 conference room
Speaker: Dr. James Conca, Senior Scientist – Institute for Energy and the Environment, New Mexico State University

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