What You Need to Know About the IPCC Climate Mitigation Report
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its Sixth Assessment Cycle Report this year, critically timed for impacting climate policy around the world. Here’s what you need to know.
Register: 2022 Behavior, Energy, and Climate Change (BECC) Conference
Save the date for the 2022 Behavior, Energy, and Climate Change (BECC) Conference! BECC 2022 will take place from November 13-16 at the Capital Hilton in Washington, DC, with a pre-conference virtual component on November 9.
Register: 2022 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings (August 21-26)
Mark your calendars for ACEEE’s 2022 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. The theme for this year’s event is “Climate Solutions: Efficiency, Equity, and Decarbonization.”
Unlocking the Future of Climate Tech: Sascha von Meier Explains Untapped Potential of Solar Microgrids
How can technology tackle the climate crisis? Dr. Alexandra “Sascha” von Meier, Director of Electric Grid research at CIEE, weighs in on the transformative potential of solar microgrids to address climate mitigation and adaptation in a recent article by the Wall Street Journal.
The Role of Microgrids in Providing Reliable and Equitable Access to Electricity
CIEE’s Dr. Alexandra “Sascha” von Meier discusses how community microgrids can improve resilience and tackle climate change in a recent California Council on Science and Technology (CCST) expert briefing.
Sascha von Meier Discusses Climate Change Impacts on the Power Grid
CIEE Electric Grid Director Dr. Alexandra “Sascha” von Meier shares how the effects of climate change are affecting the aging power grid in a recent article by the Associated Press.
Register: 2022 USGBC Smart Building Summit (May 11-12)
Join CIEE Electric Grid Director Dr. Alexandra “Sascha” von Meier and experts from Marin Clean Energy, Mynt Systems, Smarter Grid Solutions, and Schneider Electric in their panel discussion on “Optimizing Smart Buildings and the Grid” at the 2022 USGBC Smart Building Summit on May 12 at 10:40 AM PDT.
Register: 2022 Milken Institute Global Conference (May 1-4)
CIEE Electric Grid Director Dr. Alexandra “Sascha” von Meier will be participating in the 2022 Milken Institute Global Conference, which will take place from May 1-4 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, CA.
Therese Peffer Participates in Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies Symposium
CIEE Associate Director Dr. Therese Peffer participated in a Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies symposium which focused on digitalization and how it is spurring a fundamental change in the way housing is produced, marketed, sold, financed, managed, and lived in.
Sascha von Meier Participates in the 2022 Diversity in Tech Symposium
Last month, CIEE Electric Grid Director Dr. Alexandra “Sascha” von Meier participated in the 2022 Diversity in Tech Symposium (formerly the Women in Tech Symposium). Co-organized by CITRIS and the Banatao Institute and the UC Berkeley College of Engineering, this year’s event focused on the theme, “Advancing Climate Resilience.”