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The Financial Mechanisms Around Coal Retirement

November 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am UTC-7

PAYNE INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC POLICY FALL VIRTUAL SEMINAR SERIES
THE FINANCIAL MECHANISMS AROUND COAL RETIREMENT

TOPIC: THE FINANCIAL MECHANISMS AROUND COAL RETIREMENT

 

SPEAKER: BRAD HANDLER, PAYNE INSTITUTE SUSTAINABLE FINANCE PROGRAM MANAGER

 

HOSTED BY: JEFFRIES AND THE PAYNE INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC POLICY

 

TIME: TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2022 – 9:00AM – 10:00AM MT

 

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Presentation Notes

Please join Jeffries and the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Brad Handler, Payne Institute Sustainable Finance Lab Program Manager, presenting a virtual seminar titled The Financial Mechanisms Around Coal Retirement on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 from 9:00am – 10:00am (MT).

Coal fired power plants (CFPPs) are the single largest source of global greenhouse gas emissions comprising ~20% of the world’s total. The decarbonization imperative has motivated various initiatives anchored by financial mechanisms to accelerate the retirement of existing CFPPs, ranging from single plant solutions to country-wide energy transformation. Join us on Tuesday, November 8th at 11AM ET, for a discussion with Brad Handler, Researcher and Program Lead for the Sustainable Finance Lab at the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines, to discuss some of these initiatives, including analysis underway at the Payne Institute, and the associated capital requirements with conversion to renewable energy.

Key Topics:
• Landscape of financial mechanisms to accelerate the retirement of existing CFPPs
• Payne Institute analysis
• Associated capital requirements with conversion to renewable energy
• Where does this all go next?

Brad Handler is the founder and Program Manager of the Sustainable Finance Lab at the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines. The Sustainable Finance Lab seeks to educate policy makers and help develop financial mechanisms to spur more private institutional funds toward the Energy Transition. Brad previously spent two decades as an Equity Research Analyst on Wall Street, at firms including Wells Fargo, Credit Suisse and Jefferies.

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Details

Date:
November 8
Time:
9:00 am - 10:00 am UTC-7
Event Category:
Website:
https://jefferies.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_D82zs6FzRkW_6Bk_IUFRTw

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Payne Institute
Phone:
(303)384-2730
Email:
Payne-info@mines.edu
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