Events - Environmental Markets

Date and Time
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Location
Duke University's Fuqua School of Business, 100 Fuqua Drive, Durham, North Carolina 27708

Moving Markets on Climate

Amy Pickle, director of the State Policy Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak at the Making Markets, Moving Markets Conference at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business Thursday, January 12. Pickle will speak during the Moving Markets on Climate panel session.

For more information, visit the conference website. Follow the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag #EDGE17.

Date and Time
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 4:35 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location
Duke Law School

On Markets, Morals, and Climate Change

The Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions' Jonas Monast and Brian Murray will be among the speakers at a panel on "On Markets, Morals, and Climate Change" at the Law & Markets Symposium on May 6.

Date and Time
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Environment Hall, Room 1112

The Power of Markets and the Future of Our Planet

Come hear five Duke MEM/MBA students who placed first in the Yale Responsible Investing Case Competition and second in the Business for a Better World Case Competition at the World Economic Forum introduce concepts and theories that are driving interest in the field of sustainable investing, March 30 from 4-5 p.m. The students will demonstrate how sustainable investment ideas are being put into practice and discuss how this connects to efforts such as the divestment initiative and management of the Duke endowment. 

A reception will follow the discussion. 

Date and Time
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location
IETA Pavilion, United Nations Climate Conference, Paris, France

Building and Connecting Subnational and Regional Markets

The Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions and the Climate Action Reserve will co-sponsor an official side event at the climate talks in Paris 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on December 8.

Date and Time
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Fuqua School of Business

Leadership in a Time of Rapid Change: Envisioning Solutions to Environmental Challenges

The Nicholas Institute will host a day-long forum—convened in honor of its tenth anniversary—to assess how we can harness big data, cutting-edge technologies, and adaptation research to create science-based, interdisciplinary approaches attuned to the accelerating and dynamic change in the world.

Date and Time
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Sustainable Bioenergy Markets: Financially & Environmentally

Forests in the southeastern United States are expected to be a large supplier to European Union (EU) wood pellet markets. As a Sustainable Bioenergy Markets panelist at North Carolina's 2015 State Energy Conference, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions senior policy associate Christopher Galik will discuss how participation in those markets will affect forest inventories and carbon stores and whether EU sustainability guidelines for pellets can be met.

Date and Time
Friday, April 27, 2012 - 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location
LSRC A158

From the Ground Up: Building Environmental Markets Without Federal Regulatory Drivers

The event will focus on transferable lessons from the success of water quality trading programs, relative to other ecosystem service markets, in the absence of federal regulatory drivers.

Date and Time
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
LSRC A158

John Tynan: From Forests to Faucets Through Clean Water Markets

John Tynan, MEM, will speak on “From Forests to Faucets Through Clean Water Markets” at 4 pm on Wed, April 11 in A158 Levine Science Research Center @ Duke (www.parking.duke.edu).

Date and Time
Friday, October 21, 2011 - 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location
LSRC A312

Seminar Series: Bill Holman & Lydia Olander

Join the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions and the UPEP Environmental Institution fall 2011 seminar series featuring leading experts discussing a variety of pressing environmentally focused topics.