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Thu, Sep 16, 2021

Atlantic Council Global Energy Center announces 2021-2022 Veteran Advanced Energy Fellows

Fellows will participate in a yearlong policy and leadership development program for high-potential, high-performing veterans in advanced energy   

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Energy & Environment Renewables & Advanced Energy

Upcoming events

The Global Energy Center regularly convenes government, industry, civil society, and public stakeholders to discuss pragmatic solutions to the challenges presented by the rapidly changing energy landscape, working to enhance energy security for countries and individuals around the world.

Mon, Sep 20, 2021

The built future is ours: Decarbonizing the real estate industry

Online Event The Global Energy Center hosts a virtual discussion on how real estate investors, innovators, owners, and operators can lead on carbon emissions reduction in the built environment.

11:00am Energy & Environment Energy Transitions Renewables & Advanced Energy

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

Mon, Sep 27, 2021

Leading oil and gas into a net-zero world

Online Event The Global Energy Center hosts a a virtual discussion on the role of oil and gas in a net-zero world, featuring H.E. Mohammad Barkindo, Secretary General, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ; Helima Croft of RBC Capital Markets; and Majid Jafar of Crescent Petroleum.

8:30am Energy & Environment Energy Markets & Governance Energy Transitions Middle East

EnergySource Innovation Stream

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Center is excited to launch its new online series: EnergySource Innovation Stream. Building off the Global Energy Center’s EnergySource blog and soon-to-be-announced EnergySource podcast, Innovation Stream highlights new energy technologies with the potential to reshape the global energy system through discussions with companies and individuals working diligently to bring those innovations to market at scale.

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EnergySource Blog

Working with a wide-ranging community of experts and stakeholders, the Global Energy Center provides timely commentary and analysis on the geopolitical, sustainability, and economic challenges of the changing global energy landscape.

In-depth research & reports

Leveraging its broad network of experts, the Global Energy Center produces in-depth research and reports to help governments, industry, and civil society understand and navigate the changing global energy landscape, with the ultimate goal of helping shape a world with secure and sustainable energy.

Flagship summit

Global Energy Forum

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum is the premiere international gathering of government, industry, and thought leaders to set the energy agenda for the year.

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Diversity in Energy Initiatives

Topical issues

Center staff

Center experts

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Center maintains a strong cohort of Nonresident Fellows and Senior Fellows who serve as subject matter experts on a multitude of topics across the energy system. Our experts provide insight, analysis, and fact-based research to our work in authoring reports, publishing articles, engaging in the media, and participating in public and private events on our behalf.

Energy Advisory Group

The Atlantic Council’s Energy Advisory Group (EAG) comprises a small number of the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center’s highest-level partners and stakeholders. The EAG meets at least twice each year to discuss the GEC’s vision and strategy, and it remains in close contact with the GEC’s founding chairman and director throughout the year to provide guidance on areas of growth, programming, and fundraising. The EAG is chaired by David Goldwyn, former US Department of State special envoy and coordinator for international energy affairs.

Look back at the 2021 Global Energy Forum

The 2021 Global Energy Forum

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum annually convenes the world’s top energy and foreign policy decisionmakers to set the global energy agenda for the year ahead and examine the longer-term geopolitical and geoeconomic implications of the changing energy system. The Forum is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces, in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, ADNOC, and Mubadala.

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