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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Susannah Harris
Senior Consultant in Strategy & Operations at Deloitte Consulting LLC
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Peter Klint
Program Manager, Emerging Technology Energy Efficiency at Eversource
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Ralph Earle III
Managing Director at Clean Energy Venture Group
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Clean Energy Finance Forum
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CBEY: A Decade of Innovation at the Nexus of Business and the Environment
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Todd Cort on How Yale SOM is Becoming an Epicenter of Sustainability
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ExxonMobil has its head in the sand and shareholders should be worried
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Upcoming Events

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Repurposing Land for Sustainable Energy: A Conversation with Encore Renewable Energy
Apr 24, 2019
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Recent Events

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Creating an Electric Utility Pathway for Aggressive Carbon Reductions: A Conversation with Xcel Energy
Apr 01, 2019
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The New Fueling Model for Electric Cars
Mar 06, 2019
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