Chen-Huang Sustainable Energy Series Lecture: Real-World Strategies to Win Climate Change w/ Hal Harvey, CEO of Energy Innovation
Chen-Huang Sustainable Energy Series Lecture
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 | Ramo Auditorium
4:00 to 5:00 pm | Refreshments before starting at 3:30 pm
Real-World Strategies to Win Climate Change
The sheer math of carbon accumulation in the atmosphere demands a large-scale and rapid response. Hal Harvey will discuss the strategy—which countries, which policies—required to deliver a low-carbon future. He will discuss in further depth the characteristics of successful energy policy design.
About the Speaker
Hal Harvey is the CEO of Energy Innovation, an energy and environmental policy firm. He was the founder of ClimateWorks Foundation (2008) and Energy Foundation (1991), and served as Environment Program Director at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. He served on energy panels appointed by Presidents Bush (41) and Clinton, and currently serves as President and Chairman of the Board for several financial, science, and philanthropic groups. He is also a Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment at the Paulson Institute. Hal has BS and MS degrees from Stanford University in Engineering, specializing in Energy Planning.
This event is free and open to the public. No RSVP required. Seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis.
The Chen-Huang Sustainable Energy Series is made possible by the generous support of Dr. Marina Chen (MS '80 CS; PhD '83 CS) and Chi-Fu Huang.