Spring 2015

Monday, January 26, 12pm-1:30pm
Power Over Pollution: State Compliance Strategies for EPA’s Clean Power Plan
Summary
Link to presentation
Ari Peskoe, Energy Fellow, Harvard Law School Environmental Policy Initiative 
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS

Monday, February 2, 12pm – 1:30pm
Belt and Suspenders and More: The Incremental Impact of Energy Efficiency Subsidies in the Presence of Existing Policy Instruments 
Summary
Joe Aldy, Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS
Link to NBER working paper

Monday, March 2, 12pm-1:30pm
Public Policy and the US Solar Industry
Summary 
Frank O'Sullivan, Director of Research and Analysis, MIT Energy Initiative
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS

Monday, March 9, 12pm-1:30pm
PJM Economic Analysis of the EPA Clean Power Plan Proposal
Summary 
Link to presentation
Paul Sotkiewicz, Chief Economist, Markets, PJM Interconnection
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS
Link to PJM Report

Monday, March 30, 12pm-1:30pm
Panel Discussion: Managing Arctic Resources
Summary
William Moomaw, professor of International Environmental Policy, Fletcher School, Tufts University
Susan Hackley, Managing Director, Program on Negotiation, Harvard Law School
HKS Student Panelist TBA 
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS

Monday, April 6, 12pm-1:30pm
Sino-Russian Cooperation in Natural Gas
Summary
Morena Skalamera, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Geopolitics of Energy Project
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS

Monday, April 13, 12pm-1:30pm
New York's "Reforming the Energy Vision" Initiative
Audrey Zibelman, Chair, New York State Public Service Commission
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, belfer Building, HKS

Monday, April 20, 12pm-1:30pm 
How Much Energy Do Building Codes Really Save? Evidence from California
Summary
Arik Levinson, Georgetown University
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS

Monday, April 27, 12pm-1:30pm
Low-carbon leapfrogging and globalization: How China developed its solar PV industry
Summary
Presentation
Christian Binz, Giorgio Ruffolo Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Sustianability Science prgoram and Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group, Harvard Kennedy School
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS