CEEP orientation for new students

The 2014 Center For Energy Environmental Policy (CEEP) orientation will be held on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 12:30 p.m in Clayton Hall. A range of research projects being supported by the Center will be introduced at the event to new and continuing students. Students will also meet faculty from across campus that support graduate study at the University of Delaware in energy-environment issues. The officers of the Energy and Environmental Policy Students Association (EEPSA) will also be introduced to the new students and faculty. EEPSA has again organized its annual party in Clayton Hall that will begin at 4:30 p.m. and conclude at 7:00 p.m. All continuing students are expected to attend the orientation....
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Energy efficiency & emerging customer programs analyst

The Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) is the largest municipally-owned gas utility in the nation, supplying gas service in the City of Philadelphia to over 500,000 customers. From its humble beginnings in 1836, PGW has grown into the large, modern facility that exists today. As one of the nation’s leading natural gas providers, PGW prides itself on stability and continual growth. PGW is dedicated to becoming the Greenest Natural Gas Delivery Company in the region. Responsibilities Develops all program specific reporting materials to ensure PGW compliance with PA Utility Commmission orders; prepare analyses and documentation for annual plans and progress reports filed with the PUC. Develop partnerships with relevant external stakeholders and programs to provide more comprehensive energy-efficiency and customer...
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Clean energy intern

The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) seeks a clean energy intern to work in its Boston office starting in the Fall of 2014. MAPC is the regional planning agency serving the people who live and work in Metropolitan Boston. The energy intern will have research responsibilities and will work directly with the Energy Division team to develop and implement MAPC’s energy projects. The intern will provide direct support to MAPC’s regional energy projects, as well as municipal energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. This work will include researching and drafting memoranda on energy technologies and MAPC energy projects, researching utility programs, organizing stakeholder meetings, and researching innovative opportunities for community energy programs in the Greater Boston region. The energy...
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Biodiversity, Social Equity and Indigenous Knowledge Systems

Pradeep Indulkar talks about “High Power” at CEEP

Pradeep Indulkar Talks About “High Power” at CEEP Pradeep Indulkar, the director of “High Power,” a documentary on Tarapur nuclear project in India, recently talked to the Center for Energy and Environmental Policy (CEEP) at the University of Delaware on his award-winning documentary which describes the challenges of energy, economic development, environmental degradation and persistence of deprivation caused by displacement of local communities when siting new nuclear facilities. Addressing the CEEP student and the faculty community, Indulkar explained that the 27-minute documentary about the health issues faced by residents living around the Tarapur Atomic Power Station, a nuclear power plant in Maharashtra, “unfolds a world unknown, picture unshown, and a nature unborn.” The documentary also examines issues of loss...
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EEPSA at the Wharton Energy Conference 2013

EEPSA participated at the Wharton Energy Conference 2013. The conference titled, “Reshaping the Energy Industry: Putting all the Pieces Together”,  was held on November 8, 2013 at the Union League of Philadelphia, and was attended by  academics and students from diverse backgrounds (including Wharton MBAs, Penn Law, Penn Design, MIT and Penn Engineering, among others) with professionals working in renewables, energy finance, chemicals, and oil and gas. The purpose of the conference was to promote dialogue on the circumstances shaping the current global energy landscape and how the diverse sectors of the industry can be harnessed jointly to create positive change in several arenas. Some of the topics discussed included: Distributed Generation Oil and Gas Exploration & Production Corporate Sustainability Smart Grid...
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