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Thu, Sep 5, 2019

Democratic hopefuls show enhanced dedication to fighting climate crisis

What united all of the candidates was a recognition that climate change would need to be a major focus of the next president.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

Climate Change & Climate Action Elections

Wed, Dec 19, 2018

Turkey’s renewable investment outlook: renewable energy and new technologies

On December 19th, the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY and the World Energy Council Turkey convened a high-level event on the outlook for renewable energy investment in Turkey. The half-day event, which featured a diverse set of international experts and energy sector leaders, was focused on taking stock of Turkey’s experience to-date in deploying renewable energy, […]

Event Recap by David Livingston

Energy & Environment Energy Transitions

Akshat Rathi is a senior reporter for Quartz, where he covers science, energy, and the environment, and a nonresident senior fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Center. Previously, he was The Conversation’s science editor and has worked at The Economist and the Royal Society of Chemistry. His writings have also been published in Nature, The Hindu, The Guardian, Ars Technica, and Chemistry World.

He is the author of an award-winning series titled The Race to Zero Emissions, where he writes on the technologies, businesses, and policies needed to hit global climate goals. His most recent work has explored batteries, electric cars, and carbon-capture technology. He holds a PhD in organic chemistry from the University of Oxford and a BTech in chemical engineering from the Institute of Chemical Technology in Mumbai.