Energy Markets

Energy Markets

Supplying energy to homes and businesses requires a complex regulatory and commodity structure. In the face of challenges like population growth, increased urbanization and climate change, how energy is produced, dispersed, and used is changing rapidly. What will electricity generation and supply look like a decade from now? What are the most efficient regulations to cut emissions? And how can a price on carbon be realized?

Upcoming Events

Apr 10 2015
The Next Frontier of Climate Change: State & Local Action in Chicago

Booth School of Business, Harper Center, Room 104

Apr 13 2015
Towards a Theory of Energy Access

Oriental Institute Museum Breasted Hall 1155 E 58th St Chicago IL, 60637

Apr 14 2015
2015 Clean Energy Challenge

8:00 AM to 7:30 PM (CDT)
Venue SIX10 610 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60605

Apr 17 2015
Energy Forward 2015: Booth School of Business Energy Group Conference

8:30 AM-6:30PM CDT
The University Club, Chicago

Apr 17 2015
Postdoc Positions - Studies in Climate Change: The Limits of the Numerical


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EPIC in the News

Mar 30 2015
EPIC’s March News Wrap-Up

Check out what EPIC has been up to this month...

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Mar 25 2015
Urban Energy & Environment Lab Announces Executive Director

Emma Berndt will help guide the strategic direction and day-to-day management of the new Lab and lead outreach efforts for the associated Innovation Challenge.

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Mar 23 2015
Sense & Sustainability: When does pollution policy work?

When does pollution policy work? Harvard Kennedy School's Samuel Stolper discusses Greenstone paper evaluating pollution policies in India. 

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New Urban Energy & Environment Lab Launched

New Urban Energy & Environment Lab Launched photo

Lab one of five announced as part of a University-wide Urban Labs initiative. The Lab will test solutions to urban energy and environment problems, including through an innovation challenge featuring winning ideas solicited from the community. 

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Publications Database

EPIC features publications from a researches on a variety of energy-related topics.

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