Events - Carbon Pricing

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Online conference

FERC Technical Conference Regarding Carbon Pricing in Organized Wholesale Electricity Markets

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is hosting this conference to discuss carbon pricing in states within organized wholesale electricity markets. Kate Konschnik will be among the panelists in the opening session on "Legal Considerations for State-Adopted Carbon Pricing and RTO/ISO Markets."

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, June 17, 2020 - 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (EDT)
Location
Online webinar

Virtual USA-EU ‘Town Hall’ on Border Carbon Adjustments

The European Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Transition (ERCST) and the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University are organising a virtual USA-EU “town hall meeting” on the role that Border Carbon Adjustments (BCAs) may play in addressing asymmetry in climate ambition under the Paris Agreement, with special focus on the plans that the European Union has to examine this option.

Date
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Location
Virtual Meeting

World Bank Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition All Partners Meeting

Jackson Ewing, Senior Fellow, will represent the Nicholas Institute at a meeting of the World Bank Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition on Tuesday, April 28. The Nicholas Institute is one of the CPLC's Strategic Partners.

Date and Time
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location
Abramson Family Auditorium, NYU's Washington D.C. Campus, 1307 L St. NW

Carbon Pricing in Wholesale Energy Markets

As states advance their climate policies with ambitious clean energy targets, wholesale market operators are grappling with questions about if and how electricity markets should evolve as a response. Several ISO/RTOs are looking to change their market rules to include carbon pricing, but there is a diversity in approaches.

Date and Time
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location
Berntsen Classroom, Fuqua
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC 27708

Carbon Simulation

Join the Duke Energy Initiative on Sept. 19 for Carbon trading game night, an interactive Emissions Trading System (ETS) simulation by the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). Using the EDF 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, April 24, 2019 - 9 a.m. to Friday, April 26 - 4 p.m.
Location
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown
900 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90017

North American Carbon World Conference

In its 17th consecutive year, NACW 2019 will explore the progress of climate policy, carbon markets, and climate finance in North America and around the globe.

Date and Time
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location
Houston, TX

Is a Carbon Price Next? Developments Across the U.S.

Kate Konschnik, Director of the Climate & Energy Program at the Nicholas Institute, will moderate a panel entitled "Is a Carbon Price Next? Developments Across the U.S." at the Gulf Coast Power Association Conference.

Date and Time
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location
Field Auditorium, Environmental Hall, 9 Circuit Drive, Durham, North Carolina

The Political Economy of Pricing Carbon for a 2°C World

Joseph E. Aldy, associate professor of public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School, university fellow at Resources for the Future, faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and senior advisor at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, will present The Political Economy of Pricing Carbon for a 2°C World on the Duke University campus, Friday, October 12.

Date and Time
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location
Field Auditorium in Environment Hall, 9 Circuit Drive, Durham, NC

Carbon Trading Simulation

Register to join us on Sept. 27 for an interactive Emissions Trading System (ETS) simulation by the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). Using the EDF CarbonSim tool, this session will help students, scholars, and other members of the Duke community gain valuable ETS experience in a risk-free, entertaining, and fast-paced learning environment.