Energy and Climate Change
- Jan 27, 2015
The CSIS Energy and National Security Program hosted a panel discussion on grid storage technologies featuring Haresh Kamath, Program Manager for Energy Storage at the Electric Power Research Institute, Praveen Kathpal, Vice President of AES Energy Storage, and Katherine Hamilton, Policy Director of the Energy Storage Association.
- The U.S. Energy Renaissance and Exports: A Conversation with Ryan Lance, Chairman and CEO, ConocoPhillipsJan 14, 2015
The CSIS Energy and National Security Program is pleased to host Ryan Lance, Chairman and CEO of ConocoPhillips, to discuss the new North American oil and natural gas resource abundance and its U.S. energy policy implications.
- Dec 17, 2014
While the robust development of shale gas and the proposed regulation on greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants challenge the viability coal in the United States, the forecast for coal demand remains strong for developing parts of the world for decades to come as economic development continues to drive their energy and electricity demand.
- Dec 16, 2014
The CSIS Americas Program, in partnership with Spanish newspaper El País, will host a live edition of NTN24's Club de Prensa—the premier forum on today's most urgent issues with leading experts from the Americas.
- Dec 16, 2014
The CSIS Energy and National Security Program is pleased to host a presentation of the recently released Climatescope 2014. The Climatescope is a unique country-by-country assessment, interactive report and index that evaluates the investment climate for climate-related investment worldwide.
- Dec 12, 2014
The challenges of developing Siberia have vexed Tsarist, and now Russian Federation governments for more than a century. The promise of tapping Siberia's mineral and resource riches tantalizes, but the massive logistical, climactic, and geographic obstacles are daunting.
- Dec 8, 2014
The CSIS Energy and National Security Program and the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) are pleased to co-sponsor an event addressing fugitive methane emissions across the natural gas value chain. The U.S. unconventional oil and gas revolution that reversed decades-old trends of fossil fuel production declines in the U.S. has had ripple effects globally.
- Nov 24, 2014
The CSIS Energy and National Security Program hosted Fatih Birol, Chief Economist at the International Energy Agency (IEA), to present the IEA's 2014 World Energy Outlook. The global energy landscape is evolving at a rapid pace, reshaping long-held expectations for our energy future.
- Nov 21, 2014
Japan has been a leader within the nuclear nonproliferation regime for decades, but is also the only non-nuclear-weapon state with both uranium enrichment and spent fuel reprocessing -- two sensitive capabilities that can make fuel for nuclear reactors or fissile material for bombs.