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Date and Time
Friday, September 18, 2020 - 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Location
Virtual Event

CarbonSim Game Lunch

Join us for an interactive Emissions Trading System (ETS) simulation led by Duke alumnus Josh Margolis (T'81) using the CarbonSim tool. This session will help students gain valuable ETS experience in a risk-free, entertaining, and fast-paced learning environment.

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location
Online Public Forum

Virtual Public Forum on North Carolina Power Sector Carbon Policies

The Duke University Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Center on Climate, Energy, Environment & Economics (CE3) are hosting a public forum to discuss various carbon policies under consideration pursuant to the North Carolina Clean Energy Plan.

Date and Time
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location
Online Webinar

Environmental Justice in North Carolina

Tune in this Tuesday for the second webinar in the Duke Undergraduate Environmental Union's "Environmental Justice in North Carolina" series to hear from Dr. Kay Jowers, co-Director of the Environmental Justice Lab at Duke. Dr. Jowers also serves as a senior policy associate at Duke University’s Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions. Her work focuses on analyzing state regulatory and policy approaches to addressing environmental issues and engages with environmental equity, ethics, and justice in particular.

Date and Time
Monday, September 14, 2020 - 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location
Virtual Event

The Future of Energy

In this virtual event organized by the Duke University Energy Initiative, get insights from Duke experts on topics like energy access, electrification and automation of transportation, diversification of energy sources and technologies, and pursuit of decarbonization policy goals.

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Location
Online Public Forum

Virtual Public Forum on North Carolina Power Sector Carbon Policies

The Duke University Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Center on Climate, Energy, Environment & Economics (CE3) are hosting a public forum to discuss various carbon policies under consideration pursuant to the North Carolina Clean Energy Plan.

Date and Time
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Ecosystem Services Mapping Methods and Student Project Opportunity

Researchers associated with the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center (CASC) from the Nicholas Institute, Lydia Olander and Katie Warnell, will give an introductory webinar on GIS methods used to map ecosystem services, including climate and resilience benefits of natural and working lands. Olander and Warnell will also introduce a student project opportunity to use or expand upon these methods.

Date and Time
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference Series: Electrification of Regional Haul Trucking

The 2020 Sustainable Fleet Technology Virtual Conference showcases the latest and greatest in advanced vehicles, fuels, and technologies—including data-driven solutions. This conference is a source of on-the-ground experience for increasing fleet efficiency and sustainability, while reducing emissions and costs. Organized by the NC Clean Energy Technology Center and NC State University, the conference features a series of 12 free webinar sessions on a variety of topics from July 15 through December 16.

Date and Time
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (CEST)
Location
Online Webinar

Illuminating Hidden Harvests: The Contributions of Small-Scale Fisheries to Sustainable Development

This 90-minute webinar will showcase the IHH study’s rationale and methods and some of the progress and results so far (approach, country case studies and thematic studies). It includes a moderated round table discussion on how to leverage the methods, information and results from the IHH study towards improved policy decision making and in-country capacity for interdisciplinary data collection and analysis. At the end, audience members will be invited to participate in a Q&A session with the speakers.

Date and Time
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location
Online Webinar

Advanced Nuclear Tech in a Decarbonized Energy Future: Feasible or Fantastical?

In 2019, nuclear energy supplied 55% of America’s carbon-free electricity but facilities are aging (and new construction's at a standstill). Radical new reactor designs could completely change the paradigm for nuclear energy & aid in decarbonization… if these innovations can successfully move from the lab to the marketplace.
 

Date and Time
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 11 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Wholesale Markets Virtual Summit

Jennie Chen, Senior Counsel, Federal Energy Policy, will be a panelist at the Wholesale Markets Virtual Summit. Join public power and other thought leaders at the American Public Power Association's Wholesale Markets Summit virtual meeting to learn from each other, share perspectives and discuss where reforms are needed to RTO/ISO-operated wholesale markets and governance. This event will include a series of lively speakers and panels, and ample time for discussion and dialogue among the participants.