Energy Overview

An abundance of cheap, fossil energy has made the modern economy possible. Today's challenge is retrofitting global energy infrastructure with renewables—making the transition to a clean energy economy. The dilemmas posed by this transition are novel, multidisciplinary and wickedly complex. They also present immense opportunity.

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Heather Fitzgerald
Associate Director at Yale Center for Business and the Environment
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Marissa Galizia
Strategic Automotive Marketing Manager at ChargePoint
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Programs & Research

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Blueprint for Clean Energy
New Models for Markets & Finance, Intrapreneurship & Systems Change
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Feasibility of Renewable Thermal Technologies in Connecticut
New Models for Markets & Finance
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Carbon Pricing: Gaining a Competitive Edge in a Climate-Constrained World
New Models for Markets & Finance
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Center Welcomes Helle Gronli to Lead Thermal Technology Initiative
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Is the green bond market set for a boom?
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Recent Events

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A Conversation with Apex Clean Energy
Feb 18, 2019
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CarbonSim: EDF’s carbon market simulation tool
Jan 25, 2019
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Climate Champions: The Role of Cities in Reducing Carbon Emissions
Dec 05, 2018
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