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.


Jully Meriño Carela


Jully Meriño Carela is former Director of the Women in Energy Program at the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University SIPA. Jully joined in February 2016 as a Program Coordinator. She previously worked in the Office of Government and Community Affairs at Columbia University. Before joining Columbia, Ms. Meriño Carela worked in the labor and non-profit fields. She holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in Women’s Studies and Political Science from Penn State University and a Master in Public Administration with a concentration on Environmental Policy & Sustainability Management from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. Ms. Meriño Carela is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Applied Analytics from Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies.

Show More

March 10, 2021 Commentary Energy Markets

The Social Aspects of ESG Investing: Insights on Diversity in Energy Finance

As pressure mounts on energy companies to address environmental, social, and governance (ESG) concerns, now front and center for many large investors, the “social” aspects of ESG are coming to the fore. “Social” considerations gained attention during the 2020 shareholder proxy season, as witnessed by an intensification of focus on human capital and talent management in generating long-term value.