Events - Energy Access

Date and Time
Friday, January 31, 2020 - 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Location
Room 1101, Grainger Hall, Duke University

GLEAN Talk: Jonathan Phillips, Director, Energy Access Project

The Global Energy Access Network (GLEAN) will be hosting its first talk series this spring on Friday, 31st January. The speaker for the session will be Jonathan Phillips. He will be speaking on assessing progress in energy access towards the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. All welcome, lunch will be served!

Date and Time
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location
Penn Pavilion

Bass Connections Fair 2020

Duke students, learn more about the 2020-2021 Bass Connections project teams before the application deadline. Stop by to talk with team leaders, Bass Connections staff and members of the Student Advisory Council to learn more about new project opportunities and the benefits of participation.

Date and Time
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location
Washington, DC

Data for Development: Using Data Analytics to Accelerate Energy Access

The Energy Access Project at Duke University (EAP) and RTI International cordially invite you attend the convening Data for Development: Using Data Analytics to Accelerate Energy Access in Washington, DC on December 6, 2019.

Date and Time
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Fuqua School of Business

Energy in Emerging Markets Case Competition 2019

The Energy in Emerging Markets Case Competition (EEMCC) engages diverse and creative teams to address real energy challenges affecting the developing world. The one-day competition connects students, academia, and industry in pursuit of unconventional business-based solutions that expose unrecognized opportunities with positive social and environmental impact.

Team registration opens September 9th and closes September 25th.

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location
The Generator - Gross Hall 100C

Duke Energy Access Project: Students Summer Experience Presentations

Please join Energy Access Project staff in welcoming back students working on energy access projects over the summer. Students will present on their work and share their experiences. Seats are limited, please RSVP by September 20th.

Date and Time
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location
Duke University in DC
1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004

Electrification and Development: Building an evidence-based electrification agenda that supports productivity and income growth

Duke University and Oxfam America convened a session bringing together researchers, development partners, advocates, and relevant businesses and practitioners to address universal access to electricity on the global scale.

Date and Time
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location
Field Auditorium, Grainger Hall (formerly Environment Hall), 9 Circuit Drive, Durham, North Carolina

Beyond Coal? Exploring Global Variation in Protests Against Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plants

Jennifer Hadden, Associate Professor in the Department of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland, will present "Beyond Coal? Exploring Global Variation in Protests Against Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plants" on Friday, January 25.
 

Date and Time
Sunday, January 6, 2019 - 9 a.m. to Tuesday, January 8 - 5 p.m.
Location
Sanford School of Public Policy, 201 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708

Mobilizing Technology and Business Models to Close the Energy Gap

From solar and batteries to telecom and mobile money, technology is enabling new approaches and business models for solving the energy access challenge. Duke students can apply to scale-up their knowledge, sharpen their story-telling, and unleash their creativity in a competition for solutions to end global energy poverty.

Date and Time
Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 1 p.m. to Friday, November 9 - 2 p.m.
Location
Duke University

Energy Week at Duke University

Mark your calendar for the 3rd annual Energy Week at Duke University.

Date and Time
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location
Energy Hub Lobby, Gross Hall 100

Data+ 2018 Poster Session

Through the Duke Data+ Program, a team of undergraduates are working closely with Power for All, a leading energy access research and policy nonprofit, to develop machine learning and natural language processing tools to improve visualization of data and information on energy access in developing countries. They will be among the student groups that will share their work at a Data+ 2018 poster session on Friday, August 3, in the Energy Hub Lobby of Gross Hall.