Policy and Social Impact

Friday, January 12, 2018

This extensive literature review, conducted by a team of Masters students at the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability, seeks to develop a cost curve for established, demonstrated, and speculative carbon removal methods. This report has been altered and expanded in cooperation with the Energy Institute. 

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Energy Secretary Rick Perry has repeatedly expressed concern over the past year about the reliability of our national electric power grid. On Sept.

Oct
04
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
October 4, 2017 – Museum of Natural History Science Café

“Oil and soil, forces of climate change”

Location: Conor O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub, 318 South Main Street, Ann Arbor
Time: Hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 PM; program 6:00-7:30 PM

Nov
01
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Weill Hall, Betty Ford Classroom (1110)

CLOSUP Lecture Series

Climate of Capitulation: An Insider’s Account of State Power in a Coal Nation

Vivian E. Thomson, Former Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences and Politics, University of Virginia

Wednesday, November 01, 2017
10:00 am to 11:30 am

 

Sep
28
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Dr. Mark Barteau will give a talk on “Carbon Dioxide Removal and the Beyond Carbon Neutral Initiative”

Thursday, September 28th 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Henderson Room at the Michigan League

 
Sep
07
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Energy & Environmental Economics Fall 2017 Seminar Series welcomes Alecia Cassidy  "How does mandatory energy efficiency disclosure affect housing prices?"

 

Oct
05
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Thursday, October 5, 2017,

Aug
09
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Top experts from the auto industry, alternative fuel vehicle market, and major utilities are scheduled to participate in discussions about electric vehicle (EV) and natural gas vehicle (NGV) deployment during the upcoming Michigan Technical Conference on Alternative Fuel Vehicles.

Jul
19
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM

Scott Kelley, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the University of Michigan Energy Institute will give a talk on "Spring 2017 Ann Arbor Intercept Travel Survey: Spatial Variation in Travel Behavior and Demand for Connected and Automated Vehicles".

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

11:50AM to 1:00PM

Free NYPD Pizza served at 11:50AM to the first 40 people, talk starts at 12:10PM

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