E-ffiliates Retreat 2021
Welcome and Overview
Barry Rand — Associate Director for External Partnerships, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment; Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Princeton University
Framing — Energy Transition: Net-Zero America Project Overview
Chris Greig — Theodora D. ’78 and William H. Walton III ’74 Senior Research Scientist at the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Princeton University
Jesse Jenkins — Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Princeton University
Eric Larson — Senior Research Engineer; Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Princeton University
Energy Transition Modeling Perspectives
This panel will contrast the purpose, value, methods and limitations of different modelling efforts and outcomes.
Jesse Jenkins, Moderator
Cedric Hodges — Director, Access Economics, Deloitte
Erin Mayfield — Postdoctoral Research Associate, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment and the High Meadows Environmental Institute, Princeton University
Bryan Mignone — Corporate Strategic Research, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company
Energy Transition Execution Perspectives
This panel will explore the delivery of the transition — from conception of projects through engineering, permitting, financing, procurement & construction, and operations.
Chris Greig, Moderator
Stuart Murray — Managing Director, Americas Head, Project and Infrastructure Finance, Citigroup Global Markets, Inc.
Chris Pereira — Chief Risk Officer and Vice President, Strategy, General Electric Company
Geeta Thakorlal — President, Energy Transition and Digital, Worley
Energy Transition Stakeholder Perspectives
This panel will offer perspectives of key stakeholder groups on the feasibility, requirements, and perceived impacts, positive or negative, of the transition.
Eric Larson, Moderator
Kelly Sims Gallagher — Academic Dean, The Fletcher School; Professor of Energy and Environmental Policy; Director, Climate Policy Lab; Co-Director, Center for International Environment and Resource Policy, Tufts University
David Hawkins — Director, Climate Policy, Climate and Clean Energy Program, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Art Cullen — Editor, Storm Lake Times, Storm Lake, Iowa