Sustainable Energy Transitions Initiative
The Sixth Annual Meeting of the Sustainable Energy Transitions Initiative (SETI)
June 17-19, 2021
On June 17 – 19, 2021, SETI will meet for its sixth annual workshop on global energy transitions research. The workshop will be held virtually over Zoom, and will feature sessions focused on low- and middle-income countries related to the demand and supply of electricity; renewables; woodfuel transitions and impacts on forests; more efficient and/or clean cookstoves; energy and firms; and studies of climate and energy policy. In addition, three policy sessions will be held each day of the conference:
- Green Growth and Inclusive Decarbonization.
- Air pollution and energy transition in Chile.
- Gender Mainstreaming in the Energy Transition.
The conference will be held between 09:00 and 12:40 Eastern Time.
SETI X Global Dispatches Podcast
SETI has partnered with the Global Dispatches Podcast, hosted by Mark Goldberg, to release a six-episode podcast series! Through this mini-series, we will showcase our global network’s energy access research and work achievements. We hope to cultivate an actionable dialogue between researchers, policymakers, practitioners, and other stakeholders through story-telling.
SETI X Women in Environmental Economics for Development Virtual Workshop
The Sustainable Energy Transitions Initiative (SETI), Women in Environmental Economics for Development (WinEED) Initiative (under the Environment for Development (EfD) Network), and Duke Energy Access Project held a joint virtual workshop on the intersection of energy access and gender on May 12 – 13. The virtual workshop brought together over 200 researchers and practitioners, representing 35 countries and nearly a dozen time zones, to discuss energy, gender, and empowerment for two days. Check out the workshop webpage for presenter slides, video clips from the workshop, papers and more! Key takeaways are to be released soon on the workshop webpage so stay tuned!