Energy Explained

Get the latest as our experts share their insights on global energy policy.


Hear in-depth conversations with the world’s top energy and climate leaders from government, business, academia, and civil society.


Find out more about our upcoming and past events.

Events Climate Change

Global Energy Interconnection- Roadmap to a Low Carbon Economy

Past Event

October 30, 2017

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join the Center on Global Energy Policy for a presentation and discussion with Chairman Liu Zhenya. Chairman Liu served as Chairman and CEO of China State Grid (the world’s largest electric utility) from 2004 to 2016 and currently serves as Chairman of Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation Organization (GEIDCO) and Chairman of the China Electricity Council (CEC).

Chairman Liu will offer keynote remarks on global energy interconnection and the transition to a low carbon economy. David Sandalow, Inaugural Fellow at CGEP, will moderate the discussion following Chairman Liu’s remarks.  

Registration is required. Guests unable to attend can view a livestream of the event at A podcast of this event will be available ~7 days after the date of the event through iTunes and our website. This event is open to press.