Energy Policy

 
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    The Economics of the EU-Russia Relationship
    Judy Dempsey March 18, 2014 Euronews

    The crisis in Ukraine could affect economic ties between the European Union and Russia. At the same time, Brussels needs to rethink its energy relationship with Moscow.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    Going Green Now for China
    Wang Tao March 12, 2014 CCTV

    Dependence on cheap coal has resulted in high social and environmental costs for China which are only going to increase without the creation of policy framework for integrating less polluting technologies.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    China’s Smog Problem
    Wang Tao March 3, 2014 CCTV World Insight

    High levels of smog persist throughout China due to weak enforcement of current environmental regulations. Environmental protection agencies are understaffed and do not have the power to oppose government officials that prioritize GDP growth over environmental protection.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    New Energy Development Key to Improving Air Quality
    Wang Tao February 26, 2014 CCTV News

    To solve the problem of air pollution in the long term, China must invest in electric vehicles and renewable energy sources.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    147 Industrial Companies Suspend Production
    Wang Tao February 26, 2014 CCTV News

    As continued air pollution forces the closure of factories in northern China, numerous questions remain about the effectiveness of these regulations.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    Beijing Activates Emergency Plan to Clear the Air
    Wang Tao February 25, 2014 CCTV News

    Stricter enforcement of higher emissions standards and investment in renewable energy sources are necessary to solve the long-term problem of air pollution in China’s capital.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    Combating Climate Change: Developed Countries Haven’t Kept Their Promises
    Wang Tao November 6, 2013 CCTV News

    Chinese and international delegations will aim to strike a balance at the Warsaw Climate Change Conference to help developing countries adapt to climate change without being hampered by the temporary economic crisis in developed countries

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    Combating Climate Change: Challenges Facing Future Targets
    Wang Tao November 5, 2013 CCTV News

    While Beijing has made some progress in combating air pollution, the problem lies in the country’s development model as China adjusts its emission control per unit of GDP growth.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    China Air Pollution: Return of the Smog
    Wang Tao October 27, 2013 CCTV News

    China’s heavy pollution is mainly a result of the country’s reliance on coal and heavy industry.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    Changing Energy Sources: Transition from Coal to Natural Gas
    Wang Tao October 25, 2013 CCTV News

    While Beijing has already made improvements in developing cleaner energy, the counry’s use of coal as its primary source of energy still poses a considerable challenge.

     
  • Event
    China's Role in International Energy Governance
    Wang Tao March 21, 2014 Beijing

    Since its establishment in the 1970s, the global energy market has gone through significant change while regulations have remained stagnant. The global energy market urgently needs systematic reform.

     
  • Event
    Turkey’s Energy Strategy: Weathering Uncertainties
    Memduh Karakullukçu, Thomas de Waal November 18, 2013 Washington, DC

    A regional conflict in Syria and a fast-expanding economy are pushing Turkey to embrace new energy strategies, focusing on new technologies and a realignment of partnerships.

     
  • Event
    Recharging China’s Electric Vehicle Policy
    Wang Tao October 23, 2013 Beijing

    Increasing concerns about pollution, health, and energy security in China highlight the need to improve the current electric vehicle policy and boost sales, usage, and technological development.

     
  • Event
    Looking Ahead in Azerbaijan
    Edward Chow, Thomas de Waal, Brenda Shaffer October 11, 2013 Washington, DC

    Azerbaijan votes in a presidential election on October 9, and there is little doubt as to who the winner will be.

     
  • Event
    IEA Report Launch: Redrawing the Energy-Climate Map
    Fatih Birol, David Burwell, Daniel Poneman, Andrew Steer, Polly Trottenberg June 21, 2013 Washington, DC

    The International Energy Agency's special report, Redrawing the Energy-Climate Map, seeks to bring climate change back into the spotlight and provide analysis and insights intended to support great climate action by all nations.

     
  • Event
    Does Nuclear Power Have a Future in India?
    Ashley J. Tellis, T.P. Sreenivasan June 12, 2013 Washington, DC

    The Indian nuclear energy industry is evolving as the country looks for new sustainable ways to power its burgeoning middle class.

     
  • Event
    The Changing Role of Cities in EU Cohesion Policy
    Dorthe Nielsen, Jan Olbrycht, Wladyslaw Piskorz, Shin-pei Tsay, Simon Wilson May 28, 2013 Brussels

    Cities, which account for 75 percent of Europe’s population and generate 85 percent of its GDP, have an important role to play in helping to meet key climate-change and economic targets.

     
  • Event
    Governing Sustainability Globally
    Wang Tao, Mark Halle April 25, 2013 Beijing

    Legal frameworks for international cooperation on sustainable development are not adjusting quickly enough to the problems of rapid development in new emerging powers.

     
  • Event
    Energy Markets: U.S. Myths, Chinese Reality
    Edward Cunningham, Paul Haenle March 27, 2013 Beijing

    Changes in the U.S. role in the Middle East, coupled with China's growing energy needs, may spur China's further integration into the global energy market.

     
  • Event
    Improving Energy Efficiency in Ukraine’s Residential Housing Sector
    Matthew Rojansky, Andrei Lobatch, Alexander Alipov, Grzegorz Gajda, Ola Göransson, Jeffrey Harris, Valery Saratov, Laura Van Wie McGrory March 26, 2013 Washington, D.C.

    Residential housing is the second-largest energy consumer in Ukraine after heavy industry. It accounts for 30 percent of the country’s total energy needs. The sector’s energy inefficiency is viewed as a critical factor in Ukraine’s dependence on Russian gas.

     
  • Op-Ed
    America’s Coming Manufacturing Revolution
    Moisés Naím April 21, 2014 Atlantic

    The combination of lower energy prices, innovative information technologies, and advances in robotics and materials science are powering a manufacturing revolution that will reinvigorate the U.S. economy and make many of its industrial sectors the most competitive in the world.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    Reality Check: Central Europe’s Vulnerabilities Toward Russia
    Jana Kobzová April 11, 2014

    Addressing Central Europe’s weaknesses vis-à-vis Moscow is tricky. But doing so is vital not only to lessen Russian influence but also to complete the region’s democratic transition.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    The Curse of Russian Energy
    Judy Dempsey April 3, 2014

    While lucrative energy contracts continue between European and Russian companies, there is growing pressure on Europe to find ways to reduce its dependence on Russia.

     
  • Testimony
    Should the United States Drop Its Oil Export Ban?
    Deborah Gordon April 2, 2014 House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade

    Managing the economic, security, and climate impacts of its new bounty of oils is the central energy challenge facing the United States.

     
  • Op-Ed
    Envision 2050: The Future of Transportation
    Deborah Gordon March 31, 2014 Ensia

    Transport is widely expected to be the last sector to wean itself off oil. But as oils get more difficult, dangerous and damaging, the world must be compelled not to repeat the same mistakes.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    The Long Hard Road to Reforming Ukraine
    Judy Dempsey March 24, 2014

    Ukraine’s new government has a mammoth task ahead. Together with assistance from the West, Kiev must urgently embark on comprehensive reforms to modernize Ukraine’s economy.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    Russia: Pivoting to Asia or Just to China?
    Dmitri Trenin March 24, 2014

    Russia’s economic, political and strategic environment in the West is fast deteriorating. One obvious way to respond to this is to reach out to Asia and the Pacific.

     
  • Event
    China's Role in International Energy Governance
    Wang Tao March 21, 2014 Beijing

    Since its establishment in the 1970s, the global energy market has gone through significant change while regulations have remained stagnant. The global energy market urgently needs systematic reform.

     
  • Op-Ed
    The Complexities of U.S. Oil Exports
    Deborah Gordon March 21, 2014 National Interest

    The burning question is whether America can manage the geoeconomic, security, and climate impacts of its new bounty of oils.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    A Who’s Who Guide to EU Sanctions on Russia
    Judy Dempsey March 20, 2014

    The EU remained united in imposing an initial round of sanctions on Russia. But there are now big differences among member states on whether to introduce further measures.

     

Carnegie Unconventional Oil Initiative

Carnegie Experts on Energy Policy

  • Alexei Arbatov
    Scholar in Residence
    Nonproliferation Program
    Moscow Center

    Arbatov, a former member of the State Duma, is the author of a number of books and numerous articles and papers on issues of global security, strategic stability, disarmament, and Russian military reform.

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  • David Burwell
    Director
    Energy and Climate Program

    Burwell is director of the Energy and Climate Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. He focuses on the intersection between energy, transportation, and climate issues, as well as policies and practice reforms to reduce global dependence on fossil fuels.

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  • Deborah Gordon
    Senior Associate
    Energy and Climate Program

    Gordon is a senior associate in Carnegie’s Energy and Climate Program, where her research focuses on oil and climate change issues in North America and globally.

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  • Fatima Kukeyeva
    Co-director
    al-Farabi Carnegie Program on Central Asia

    Kukeyeva is co-director of the al-Farabi Carnegie Program on Central Asia.

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  • David Livingston
    Consultant
    Energy and Climate Program

    Livingston, a consultant in Carnegie’s Energy and Climate Program, is a Geneva-based trade & economics professional.

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  • Alexey Malashenko
    Scholar in Residence
    Religion, Society, and Security Program
    Moscow Center

    Malashenko is the co-chair of the Carnegie Moscow Center’s Religion, Society, and Security Program. He also taught at the Higher School of Economics from 2007 to 2008 and was a professor at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations from 2000 to 2006.

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  • Jessica Tuchman Mathews
    President

    Mathews is president of the Carnegie Endowment. Before her appointment in 1997, her career included posts in both the executive and legislative branches of government, in management and research in the nonprofit arena, and in journalism and science policy.

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  • Dmitri Trenin
    Director
    Moscow Center

    Trenin, director of the Carnegie Moscow Center, has been with the center since its inception. He also chairs the research council and the Foreign and Security Policy Program.

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  • Shin-pei Tsay
    Nonresident Associate
    Energy and Climate Program

    Shin-pei Tsay is a nonresident associate in the Energy and Climate Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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  • Mark Van Putten
    Visiting Scholar
    Energy and Climate Program

    Van Putten is a visiting scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where he leads a new project evaluating public-outreach strategies for addressing climate change, global biodiversity loss, and other critical environmental issues.

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  • Wang Tao
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Wang, an expert on climate and energy issues, runs a program at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy that examines China’s climate and energy policies, with particular attention to transportation and international climate negotiation.

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