National Conference on Air and Water Pollution: Innovations in Regulation, Abatement and Monitoring
Jul
7
9:00 am09:00

National Conference on Air and Water Pollution: Innovations in Regulation, Abatement and Monitoring

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) and Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago's India team (EPIC-India) will host this national conference aiming to provide a platform for knowledge-sharing and cross-sectoral engagement related to developments in national and state-level pollution regulation.


Catalyzing Energy Technology Transformations, Featuring Eric Masanet, International Energy Agency
Jun
26
5:30 pm17:30

Catalyzing Energy Technology Transformations, Featuring Eric Masanet, International Energy Agency

Improvements in technology continue to transform the outlook for the energy sector, driving changes in business models, energy demand and supply patterns as well as regulatory approaches. What are the opportunities and challenges of scaling and accelerating the deployment of clean energy technologies? Eric Masanet, the head of the Energy Demand Technology Unit at the International Energy Agency (IEA), will present the IEA’s newly-launched Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP) 2017—the agency’s annual comprehensive publication focused on global energy technology transformations.

The Energy Outlook in an Era of Change
Mar
29
12:00 pm12:00

The Energy Outlook in an Era of Change

With resources and prices in a state of flux, and increasing policy uncertainty under the Trump administration, accurately forecasting the future of the industry has never been more important, or challenging. Join EPIC as they host Adam Sieminski, former administrator of the U.S. Energy Information Administration, to discuss these issues.

Compliance by Design: Influence of Acceleration Tradeoffs on CO2 Emissions and Costs of Fuel Economy and Greenhouse Gas Regulations
Feb
14
12:00 pm12:00

Compliance by Design: Influence of Acceleration Tradeoffs on CO2 Emissions and Costs of Fuel Economy and Greenhouse Gas Regulations

When setting the U.S. Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emission standards for light-duty vehicles, firms’ ability to trade off fuel economy for other vehicle performance attributes, such as acceleration performance, is not considered. Join EPIC as they host Kate Whitefoot for a Lunch Seminar Series on the 14th!

RDCEP Open House
Oct
10
12:00 pm12:00

RDCEP Open House

Please join RDCEP, and the other centers in the Computation Institute for an Open House and learn about student research opportunities in such areas as geoscience, statistics, computer science, economics and policy.