Energy Seminar: John Deutch, emeritus institute professor, MIT, What are the Prospects for Significant Global Deployment of Nuclear Power?

Talk Abstract:

Date and Time: 
Monday, January 11, 2016 - 4:30pm
Location: 
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering
Event Sponsor(s): 
Precourt Institute for Energy
Contact Email: 
swang24@stanford.edu
Admission: 

Free and open to all

Energy Seminar: Morgan Bazilian and Michael Toman, World Bank, Energy and Economic Development: What We Know and What We Should Know

Talk Abstract:

Date and Time: 
Monday, January 4, 2016 - 4:30pm
Location: 
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering
Event Sponsor(s): 
Precourt Institute for Energy
Contact Email: 
swang24@stanford.edu
Admission: 

Free and open for all

OpenXChange Open Office Hours: Responding to Climate Change

OpenXChange is pleased to announce its first Open Office Hours program with the first in a series of six for 2015-16 exploring climate change. Our panel of experts will discuss a range of climate change response strategies including approaches such as divesting from fossil fuels, investment in alternative energy, environmental justice, and policies such as carbon fees or markets.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 4:00pm
Location: 
Jordan Hall, Building 420, Room 40
Event Sponsor(s): 
Stanford Law School, OpenXChange, School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences, Precourt Institute for Energy, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education
Contact Email: 
openxchange@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-723-1103
Admission: 

Event is free. SUID required for admission. A reception follows the event. Food provided.

Revolutionizing Our Energy Future: Joint International Smart Grid Demonstration Projects by NEDO

Mr. Go Takizawa, Chief Representative of the Silicon Valley office of NEDO (Japan's New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization) discusses how smart grid technologies are revolutionizing the energy future landscape.  The electric industry is currently undergoing a massive transformation both on the supply side (e.g. large deployment of renewable energy production facilities) and on the demand side (e.g.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 4:30pm
Location: 
Skilling Auditorium
Event Sponsor(s): 
The US-Asia Technology Management Center (Stanford School of Engineering) with additional financial support from the Allen Miner Foundation and the Stanford Silicon Valley - New Japan Project
Contact Email: 
irene3@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-724-0096
Admission: 

Public welcome at no charge | light refreshments afterward

Energy Seminar: U.S. Unconventional Oil Production, Low Oil Prices, and Global Impacts

Speaker:

Date and Time: 
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 4:30pm
Location: 
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering
Event Sponsor(s): 
Precourt Institute for Energy
Contact Email: 
swang24@stanford.edu
Admission: 

Free and open to all

Energy Seminar: The Economic Challenges and Chances of the German Energy Transition

Speaker:

Claudia Kemfert, professor of Energy Economics and Sustainability, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin and head of the department of Energy, Transportation, and Environment, German Institute of Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

Talk Abstract:

Date and Time: 
Monday, November 2, 2015 - 4:30pm
Location: 
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering
Event Sponsor(s): 
Precourt Institute for Energy
Contact Email: 
swang24@stanford.edu
Admission: 

Free and open to all

Energy Seminar: America's Clean Power Plan For Reducing Carbon Emissions: Rules, Challenges, and How States Are Responding

Speakers:

Dian Grueneich​, senior research scholar with the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center and the Shultz-Stephenson Energy Policy Task Force

Michael Wara, associate professor, Stanford Law School, research fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Faculty Fellow


Talk Abstract:

Date and Time: 
Monday, October 26, 2015 - 4:30pm
Location: 
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering
Event Sponsor(s): 
Precourt Institute for Energy
Contact Email: 
swang24@stanford.edu
Admission: 

Free and open to all

Stanford University Earth, Energy & Environmental Fair

Register Here: https://stanford.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/166/student_preview

Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Tresidder Memorial Union, Stanford University, 459 Lagunita Dr, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Event Sponsor(s): 
BEAM, Stanford Career Education
Contact Email: 
ocrp-careerfairs@lists.stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-723-1782

Earth Matters: As Temperatures Rise, Tempers Flare

Earth Matters is a quarterly public program co-sponsored by Stanford’s School of Earth Sciences and Stanford Continuing Studies. With the global population expected to exceed 9 billion people by 2050 and per capita consumption on the rise, the world faces an unprecedented challenge: meeting human needs for fresh water, food, and energy while protecting the planet’s ability to produce these essential resources for generations to come.

Date and Time: 
Monday, September 28, 2015 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Cubberley Auditorium
Event Sponsor(s): 
Continuing Studies, School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences
Contact Email: 
continuingstudies@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
725-2650
Admission: 

Free; no registration required 

Stanford Solar Car Unveiling

Date and Time: 
Friday, July 10, 2015 - 5:30pm
Location: 
Volkswagen Automotive Innovation Lab
Event Sponsor(s): 
Stanford Solar Car Project
Contact Email: 
contactsolarcar@lists.stanford.edu
Admission: 

Free & open to the public