Center Director Jason Bordoff delivers opening remarks
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September 02, 2014

Please join the Center on Global Energy Policy for a discussion on the state of the energy sector with Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell. Mr. Van Beurden will deliver a keynote speech followed by an on-stage conversation...

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Global Energy Dialogue

On June 2, Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy, Sustainable Engineering Lab, and Global Center-Africa, along with the United Nations’ Sustainable Energy for All, hosted a workshop on the potential for the regional use of East Africa’s natural gas. The workshop, held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, ahead of the U.S.-Africa Energy Ministerial, brought together energy ministers and senior officials from East and South Africa as well as representatives from the government of the United States, NGOs, industry, academia, and leading energy consultancies. The event presented new research by the Sustainable Engineering Lab of Columbia University on the opportunities and challenges for developing East Africa’s natural gas and the value proposition for regional utilization of the resource across sectors of demand (power generation, home cooking, transportation, and fertilizer production).

The event summary highlights the key points made by participants without attribution to any specific participant in accordance with the Chatham House Rule nature of the roundtable.

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Blog postInterview

BP Chief Economist Christof Rühl sat down with Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy ahead of the release of BP’s annual Statistical Review of World Energy in the United States to discuss the rise of U.S. oil production and the subsequent surge in domestic demand last year, European dependence on Russian natural gas, the outlook for oil price stability, and growth in global coal consumption.

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Commentary

Jason Bordoff, Founding Director of the Center on Global Energy Policy, contributed to a new paper by Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) on how the corporate use of carbon pricing can spur innovation, curtail risk and provide investors with an economic valuation of climate-related risks and opportunities.

Daniel Sternoff, Ed Morse and Meghan Sullivan discuss the recent events in Iraq and what they mean for the region
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Global Energy Dialogue

On June 19, Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy convened a panel of experts on the Middle East and energy markets to discuss the turmoil in Iraq, its implications for the global oil system, and U.S. options for involvement. Center Founding Director Jason Bordoff chaired the panel, which consisted of Dr. Edward Morse, Managing Director, Global Head of Commodities at Citigroup; Dr. Meghan O’Sullivan, Director of the Geopolitics of Energy Project at Harvard University’s Kennedy School; Daniel Sternoff, Senior Managing Director at Medley Global Advisors LLC; Helima Croft, Managing Director at Barclays Capital; and Dr. Austin Long, Assistant Professor of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University.

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July 17, 2014

The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a presentation and discussion with Antoine Halff, Head of the Oil Industry & Markets Division at the International Energy Agency (IEA) and editor...

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Interview

Daniel Poneman, the longest serving Deputy Secretary in the history of the U.S. Department of Energy, announced today that he was stepping down from the position. Mr. Poneman was a critical player in some of the biggest decisions to face U.S. energy policy in generations. He sat down to discuss some of those issues with Jason Bordoff, Founding Director of the Center on Global Energy Policy.

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Report

To provide background and context for improved understanding of the current situation in Iraq, the Center on Global Energy Policy is pleased to present an Issue Brief on Iraq’s Oil Sector providing facts about Iraq’s potential production, reserves, current production, pipeline network, refineries, and foreign investment. We hope you find it a useful resource.

Event
June 19, 2014

Please join the Center on Global Energy Policy for a discussion on Instability in Iraq and Implications for Global Energy Markets with:

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Report

The Center on Global Energy Policy is pleased to present a new analysis from Adrian Lajous, CGEP Fellow and former CEO of Pemex, on Mexican Energy Reform.

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