The Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions has merged with the Duke University Energy Initiative to create a new organization: the Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability. Learn more about the merger.
The Nicholas Institute improves environmental policymaking worldwide through objective, fact-based research to confront the climate crisis, clarify the economics of limiting carbon pollution, harness emerging environmental markets, put the value of nature's benefits on the balance sheet, develop adaptive water management approaches, and identify other strategies to attain community resilience.
Carl Thompson joined Duke University’s Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability as a Senior Career Specialist in April of 2023. He works jointly under the Duke University Career Center to assist undergraduate/graduate students with career counseling while illuminating interdisciplinary educational and industry opportunities available within the fields of energy, environment, and sustainability.