Events

Thu, Sep 23, 2021

Virtual fireside chat with Frans Timmermans: The European Union’s new path forward on climate

Online Event The Global Energy Center hosts Frans Timmermans, European Commission Executive Vice-President for the European Green Deal, to discuss the European Union’s proposals on climate, energy, transport, and taxation policies and global climate ambition ahead of COP26.

11:00am Energy & Environment European Union

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Thu, Jul 15, 2021

Fit for 55: Reshaping global climate leadership and transatlantic cooperation

Global Energy Experts analyze the impact and highlights from the newly released European Union "Fit for 55" climate action package.

EnergySource by The Global Energy Center

Energy & Environment Energy Transitions

Fri, Apr 23, 2021

Rapid Response: President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate

Global Energy Center experts provide their analysis and takeaways in the wake of President Biden's Leaders Summit on Climate.

EnergySource by Global Energy Center

Climate Change & Climate Action Energy & Environment

Fri, Apr 2, 2021

Rapid response: President Biden’s American Jobs Plan

Released on March 31, the Biden-Harris administration’s massive infrastructure plan, called the American Jobs Plan, is hugely ambitious. The proposal does not just look to fix crumbling US infrastructure, it aims to transform the US economy, simultaneously addressing climate change, unemployment, and historic inequities.

EnergySource by Global Energy Center

Energy & Environment Energy Transitions

Kelsey Forren is an associate director with the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, where she focuses primarily on the Transatlantic Climate Policy Program. Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, Kelsey worked for the Partnership for Responsible Growth in Washington, DC where she conducted research and outreach on the just transition as well as carbon pricing mechanisms. Previously, she worked as the sustainability coordinator for Miami University (Ohio) during which time she focused on calculating the institutional carbon footprint and identifying appropriate decarbonization pathways. Kelsey holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Miami University, where she also received master’s degrees in environmental science and political science.