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Causes and Consequences for California's Energy Future of the Second PG&E Bankruptcy - Michael Wara

On Apr 27, 2020
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RT @MichaelWWara: I’ll be giving the @StanfordEnergy seminar today at 4:30 on “Causes and Consequences of the 2nd PG&E Bankruptcy.” The seminar is open to anyone who registers if you want to hear my perspective on the issues. https://t.co/eoilPu4Kco
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The second PG&E bankruptcy was precipitated by climate change but also by historic patterns and practices of the investor owned utility as well as California land use and energy policy. ...

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On Apr 27, 2020
@JesseJenkins shared
RT @MichaelWWara: I’ll be giving the @StanfordEnergy seminar today at 4:30 on “Causes and Consequences of the 2nd PG&E Bankruptcy.” The seminar is open to anyone who registers if you want to hear my perspective on the issues. https://t.co/eoilPu4Kco
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Causes and Consequences for California's Energy Future of the Second PG&E Bankruptcy - Michael Wara

Causes and Consequences for California's Energy Future of the Second PG&E Bankruptcy - Michael Wara

The second PG&E bankruptcy was precipitated by climate change but also by historic patterns and practices of the investor owned utility as well as California land use and energy policy. ...

[Episode #102] – Transition as Wildfire Adaptation in California

[Episode #102] – Transition as Wildfire Adaptation in California

The energy transition provides some of the answers to wildfire risk, including how utilities deal with their own culpability.

Transition as Wildfire Adaptation in California

Transition as Wildfire Adaptation in California

We are fortunate to have Michael Wara as our guest in this episode—a bona fide expert on the subject who is a member of the state-appointed wildfire commission in California—to help us ...

Innovation and regulation can curb climate change. We need bipartisan support for both.

Innovation and regulation can curb climate change. We need bipartisan support for both.

Our plan calls for a decade of investment in clean energy innovation and infrastructure development, followed by new regulatory standards.

Global Perspectives on a Global Pact for the Environment

Global Perspectives on a Global Pact for the Environment

Marisol Anglés Hernández, Researcher, Institute for Legal Research, National Autonomous University of Mexico Sumudu Atapattu, Director of Research Centers and Senior Lecturer, University of ...

UK bill would weaken environmental law after Brexit, legal experts tell MPs

UK bill would weaken environmental law after Brexit, legal experts tell MPs

The bill creates 'get-out-of-jail-free cards' for ministers and exposes the environment watchdog to government influence, they said

Energy Seminar: Hal Harvey: Energy Policy Solutions

Energy Seminar: Hal Harvey: Energy Policy Solutions

Preventing dangerous climate change is an “area under the curve” problem, as total emissions over time must not exceed a trillion tons of carbon. The imperative, then, is focusing on ...

Will China Save the Planet? Lunchtime Discussion with Barbara Finamore, Natural Resources Defense Council

Will China Save the Planet? Lunchtime Discussion with Barbara Finamore, Natural Resources Defense Council

At a lunchtime discussion on April 15, 2019, Barbara Finamore, senior attorney and Asia senior strategic director at the Natural Resources Defense Council, will share insights from her new ...

Changing the game on climate advocacy: BICEP 10 years strong

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Political participation is hard. In a democratic society, it is also a right that must be preserved. , This blog is one in a series celebrating Ceres' 30th ...

Trump Targets the Heart of US Environmental Law

Trump Targets the Heart of US Environmental Law

Getting rid of NEPA is at the top of industry’s wish list

"Will China Save the Planet?" with Barbara Finamore, NRDC

"Will China Save the Planet?" with Barbara Finamore, NRDC

Barbara Finamore, senior strategic director for Asia at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), will discuss her recent book "Will China Save the Planet?" A leading China ...

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Today, policymakers, civil society, academics, and business converge in Nairobi, Kenya, for the opening of the Fourth United Nations…

Six huge challenges Boris Johnson must tackle, according to the green economy

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With Boris Johnson winning the race to become the new Prime Minister, edie has reached out to the green economy experts to create a six-pillar wishlist that could drive the UK's climate ...

UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All - 2014-2019

UN Decade of Sustainable Energy for All - 2014-2019

Concept note & reports Concept Note - High-Level Dialogue on the implementation of the United Nations Decade of Sustainable Energy for All 2014-2019: A Mid-Point Review About the Conference ...