Skip to main content

Clean and Equitable Energy Development Certificate Program

Make clean energy and resilience a reality for all.

Yale's new Clean and Equitable Energy Development (CEED) Certificate Program helps leaders bring the advantages of clean energy development to marginalized communities. The 12-week curriculum dives into what it takes to scope, design, finance and develop clean energy projects that drive local economic development and resilience.

Taught by a combination of Yale faculty and experts in the field, the CEED program covers:

  • Foundational energy concepts, 
  • Foundational theory and practice of environmental and climate justice,
  • Diverse approaches to energy justice, and
  • The nuts and bolts of energy project development.

The CEED program is designed to accelerate the benefits of clean energy for those who need it most, such as Justice40 communities in the US or frontline communities worldwide.

Applications for the Fall 2024 cohort are open and scholarships are available. 

Apply Now!


Upcoming Events!

Register for our "Ask Me Anything!" session on June 5th at 12:00 p.m. ET to hear directly from CEED participants about their experience in the program and to connect with members of the CEED team who will answer all your questions about the admissions process.

In case you missed it...

Watch the recording of our informational webinar about the Clean and Equitable Energy Development (CEED) Certificate Program.


Join our mailing list

Sign up to our mailing list to be notified about application dates for 2025.

Join our mailing list!

Contact Us

Want to know when we have major updates to share, including when the application system opens? Sign up using the mail form above!

Have specific questions? You can reach out to us at CEED.certificate@yale.edu.