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2019 News Items

October 2019

Dr. Lott joins as a Senior Research Scholar working on the technological, economic and public health tradeoffs of changes in the global power sector.

September 2019

16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg arrives into New York City after crossing the Atlantic in zero carbon sailboat Malizia at North Cove Marina

On Monday, September 23, the United Nations’ Climate Action Summit began in New York City, bringing leaders in government, industry, and technology to discuss their...

Explore the Guide to China Climate Policy 2019

China is the world’s leading emitter of heat-trapping gases by a wide margin. In his Guide to Chinese Climate Policy, David Sandalow examines China's emissions, explores the impacts of climate change in China, provides a short history of China's climate policies and discusses China’s principal climate policies today. This up-to-date Guide is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in China, climate change or both.

The Rockefeller Foundation announced the launch of the Global Commission to End Energy Poverty to address one of the greatest challenges of the 21st century: the lack of access to electricity for almost a billion people across the world, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. CGEP is represented on the commission by Senior Fellow John MacWilliams.

August 2019

Dr. Mauricio Cárdenas has joined the Center on Global Energy Policy as a Visiting Senior Research Scholar to lead a new research initiative focused on energy and climate policy in Latin America. Dr. Cárdenas was formerly a CGEP Distinguished Visiting Fellow and Colombia's Energy Minister and Finance Minister.

June 2019

On June 11, 2019, CGEP welcomed a new cohort of journalists for a three-day seminar held at our New York City headquarters.

CGEP announced today that Dr. Erica Downs has joined as a Senior Research Scholar to focus on Chinese energy markets and geopolitics. Dr. Downs was formerly a CGEP non-resident Fellow and a senior research scientist in the China Studies division of the CNA Corporation.

January 2019

CGEP announced today that former Congressman Carlos Curbelo, a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 2015 to 2018 for the 26th Congressional District of Florida, will join the Center as a Distinguished Visiting Fellow.

Artealia Gilliard joins the Center on Global Energy Policy as Director of Communications and Digital Media and will lead efforts to highlight the Center’s research, events, expertise and policy insights on the world’s most pressing energy issues.

2018 News Items

December 2018

As the year comes to a close, we want to express our gratitude for the many friends and partners who have been part of this effort and engaged with us in our work over the past year.