LEADING THE ENERGY TRANSITION

An Age of Actorless Threats Rethinking National Security in Light of COVID and Climate

Battery Storage for Resilient Homes

SOLAR POWER IS THE NEW KING, AND THAT CROWN IS GOING TO BE VERY DIFFICULT TO KNOCK OFF

Sociotechnical typologies for national energy transitions

Power planning in fragile and conflict-affected states

An Age of Actorless Threats: Rethinking National Security in Light of COVID and Climate

Sociotechnical typologies for national energy transitions

Solar power is the new king, and that crown is going to be very difficult to knock off

Power planning in fragile and conflict-affected states

Battery Storage for Resilient Homes

PAYNE INSTITUTE RESEARCH AREAS

Earth Observation Group

Mineral Foundations of the Energy Transition

Future of Oil & Gas

Space Resources

Advanced Energy Systems

Circular Economy

Water Technology Innovation

Energy Security & Resilience

Energy & Development

Net Zero Emissions

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UPCOMING EVENTS

October 28, 2020

Please join the GEN IV International Forum as they welcome Payne Institute Faculty Fellow Dr. Amy Schweikert, Research Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering at the Colorado School of Mines, presenting at webinar titled The Global Potential for Small and Micro Reactor Systems to Provide Electricity Access.  For full details follow this link.  No registration required.

October 28, 2020

Payne Institute welcomes Dr. Daniel Nussbaum, Chair, Energy Academic Group, Naval Postgraduate School, presenting a webinar titled Energy Security in the Era of Hybrid Warfare. For full details follow this link.  No registration required.

October 28, 2020

Please join the Mines Natural Resources & Energy Policy Master’s Program (NREP), Mines Sustainability Group, and Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Dr. Howard Geller, Executive Director of the Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP), presenting at webinar titled Energy Efficiency as an Energy Resource. For full details follow this link.  No registration required.

October 28, 2020

Please join the Sustainable Development Solutions Network USA (SDSN USA), as they welcome Payne Institute Advisory Board Member David Victor and Payne Institute Director Morgan Bazilian presenting at webinar titled Transforming the Power Sector in America’s Zero-Carbon Action Plan.  For full details follow this link.  Registration required. 

October 29, 2020

Please join the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Fellow Michael Cohen, Chief U.S. Economist and Head of Oil Analysis at bp, presenting at webinar titled bp Energy Outlook – 2020 Edition. For full details follow this link.  No registration required.

November 3, 2020

Please join the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Dr. Leena Srivastava, Deputy Director General for Science of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria, presenting at webinar titled Transformations Within Reach: Partnerships for the Future. For full details follow this link.  No registration required.

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