Seminars

8 May – “Incentivizing electric vehicles in the United States”

Date: 8 May 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Alan Jenn
Topic: Incentivizing electric vehicles in the United States

Abstract: Transportation accounts for 28% of total energy use and 26% of emissions in the US, as a result there has been a movement towards adopting battery electric …

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17 April – “Energy and Environment Science Policy Analysis at the IDA Science and Technology Institute”

Date: 17 April 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Science and Technology Policy Institute
Topic: Energy and Environment Science Policy Analysis at the IDA Science and Technology Institute

Abstract: The IDA Science and Technology Institute (STPI) is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center that conducts objective …

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6 April – “Climate, Air Quality and Health Implications of China’s Energy Future” – Denise Mauzerall

Date: 6 April 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Marquis Room, Scott Hall
Speaker: Denise Mauzerall
Topic: Climate, Air Quality and Health Implications of China’s Energy Future

Abstract:

As a result of rapid industrialization, China now frequently suffers from extremely high levels of health damaging fine particulate air pollution and agriculture damaging …

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20 March – “Cross-validation of structured expert judgment: data from 2006-2015” – Roger Cooke

Date: 20 March 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Roger Cooke
Topic: Cross-validation of structured expert judgment: data from 2006-2015

Abstract: 33 expert judgment studies using calibration variables from the experts’ field were contracted in the period 2006-2015, whereby experts quantify their uncertainty on variables from their …

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16 March – “Understanding the Value of Distributed Energy Resources: New Methods and Insights for Electricity Economics, Planning, and Operations” – Jesse Jenkins

Date: 16 March 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Jesse Jenkins
Topic: Understanding the Value of Distributed Energy Resources: New Methods and Insights for Electricity Economics, Planning, and Operations

Abstract: Distributed energy resources (DERs), including distributed generation, storage, and demand response, create new options for the provision …

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“Viability of Using in Hydrocarbon Depleted Fractured Shale Formations for Geologic CO2 Storage” – Jeff Bielicki – 3 March

Date: 3 March 2017
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Baker 129 Conference Room
Speaker: Jeff Bielicki
Topic: Viability of Using in Hydrocarbon Depleted Fractured Shale Formations for Geologic CO2 Storage

Abstract:

Carbon dioxide (CO2) is one of the largest unused byproducts of human activities, the emissions of which are accumulating in the …

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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 …

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“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 …

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“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 …

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“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 …

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“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 …

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“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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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 …

“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 …

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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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Abstract:

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 …

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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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Abstract:

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 …

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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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Abstract:

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

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

THIS WILL BE A JOINT CEIC/CEDM SEMINAR.…

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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

THIS WILL BE A JOINT HOW GOVERNMENT WORKS/CEDM SEMINAR.…

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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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