REI Energy Policy Seminar Series Spring 2017

Leaders from various arenas in the energy policy field will be speaking at Rutgers University. Starting on January 17, 2017 the Rutgers Energy Institute (REI) will commence the spring term with it's Energy Policy Seminar Series presenting the following speakers.


Lectures generally start at 10:45AM (with refreshments at 10:00AM) unless otherwise noted. Go to our Events Calendar page for information on directions.


Date Speaker/Affliation Title Location Bio/ Abstract


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Jordi Sole Olle

Prinicipal Investigator, EU MEDEAS; Scientist, Institute of Marine Sciences (CSIC), Barcelona, Spain

An Open Source, Transparent and Freeware Model for the Renewable Energy Transition in Europe: the MEDEAS EU Project

Sponsored jointly by DMCS, EOAS, and the REI 

Alampi Room (DMCS)

Bio / Abstract




Nirav Patel

Research Scholar, Rutgers University, Honors College


Motivating Teacher and Student Engagement with the Environment through Renewable Energy Education

Sponsored jointly by the Rutgers Energy Institute and the Human Ecology Department
Alampi Room (DMCS) Bio/Abstract



David Anthoff

Assistant Professor, Energy & Resources Group, University of California, Berkeley

Inequality and the Social Cost of Carbon

 Alampi Room (DMCS)





Klaus Keller

Professor of Geosciences, Department of Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State University

Climate Risk Management in the Anthropocene:  From Basic Science to Decision Making and Back Alampi Room (DMCS)






Marianthi Ierapetritou

Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University

Techno-economic and Life Cycle Analysis of Alternative Production Routes for Biomass based Chemicals Busch Student Center, Room 174 Bio /Abstract



James Rising

Postdoctoral Fellow, Energy & Resource Group, UC Berkeley

Management across Margins: Opportunities to Optimize Water in the United States through Integrated Modeling
 Sponsored by REI and DAFRE
 Alampi Room (DMCS)  Bio/Abstract

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