Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 28, 2020

A Fork in the Road – Prospects for Deep Decarbonization in the Time of COVID-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to grind global activity to a halt, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have plummeted.

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Between a Rock & a Smart Meter – Why Is Electricity Pricing So Difficult?

For decades, there has been the promise of time-differentiated and dynamic pricing for electricity consumers, yet we are still far from reaching that elusive goal.

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Schools Are Leading in Getting to Zero Energy

This event will highlight two projects that demonstrate the proof-of concept in zero energy school construction: King Open/Cambridge Street Upper Schools & Community Complex in Cambridge, MA and Richardsville Elementary in Warren County, KY which has been operating at zero energy since 2010.

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NERA & the Threat to Solar Net Metering

A secretive group with ties to monopoly utilities and the fossil fuel industry has launched an attack on solar rights.

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Trump Administration Strategy to Restore American Nuclear Energy Leadership – A DOE & Industry

The “Strategy to Restore American Nuclear Energy Leadership” is a direct outcome from the efforts of the United States Nuclear Fuel Working Group established by President Trump in his July 12, 2019 Memorandum on the Effect of Uranium Imports on the National Security and Establishment of the United States Nuclear Fuel Working Group.

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

ICAT Non-State & Subnational Action Guide


Companies, cities, investors, and others have committed to almost 26,000 climate actions in over 190 countries and such non-state and subnational actors are explicitly recognized in the Paris Agreement.

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A Nuclear Anniversary – The U.S.-India Civil Nuclear Deal 15 Years Later

In 2005 the United States and India signed a historic civil nuclear deal.

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New Tools – Coastal Communities & Climate Resilience

As we approach World Oceans Day, please join the Stimson Center for a discussion on innovative solutions for coastal resilience, including the launch of the Climate and Ocean Risk Vulnerability Index (CORVI).

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

Carbon Capture – A Pathway for Meeting Pennsylvania’s Environmental & Economic

Energy producing states are looking at carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) as a useful option for reducing greenhouse gas emissions while ensuring energy supply and spurring development of new markets for alternative fuels like hydrogen

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PEDC 2020 Summer Pitch Night

PEDC is hosting its 2020 Summer Pitch Night to showcase a new group of clean energy and sustainability technology start-ups working on some amazing innovations!

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