North American Futures: Canadian and US Perspectives

Friday, March 12, 2010 - 8:30am - Saturday, March 13, 2010 - 3:15pm

Dan Kammen will participate in a panel on Energy, the Environment and Climate Change during a two-day conference organized by the University of California, Berkeley and the University of British Columbia.

The primary focus of his talk will be the "energy shock", which is the challenge to confront the rising demand for energy on a global level while moving towards a more sustainable and less carbon intensive economy. Special attention will be given in this regard to the key role of policy.

Read Kammen's 2008 article on the Energy Shock661.73 KB