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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David Sobotka
Head of Macro Trading at Capula Investment Management
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Scott Smith
Program Manager at New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
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Programs & Research

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Solar Energy Evolution and Diffusion Studies (SEEDS)
New Models for Markets & Finance
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Clean Energy Finance Forum
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Are Secondary Markets a Sustainable Capital Source for Energy Efficiency?
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ExxonMobil has its head in the sand and shareholders should be worried
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Recent Events

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Climate Champions: The Role of Cities in Reducing Carbon Emissions
Dec 05, 2018
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Sustainable Finance Monthly Seminar: Adam Zurofsky, Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
Dec 04, 2018
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