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Choosing Our Energy Future: Town Hall Discussion of Georgia’s Options for Implementing the Clean Power Plan
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-09-28)
In August 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released the Clean Power Plan, which aims to reduce carbon pollution from the U.S. power sector to 32% below 2005 levels by 2030. Georgia must submit its initial ...
Evaluation of southeast EECBG financing program and SEEA retrofit
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-10-04)
Reviving Manufacturing with a Federal Cogeneration Policy
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-10)
Improving the energy economics of manufacturing is essential to revitalizing the industrial base of advanced economies. This paper evaluates a federal policy option aimed at promoting industrial cogeneration – the production ...
Evaluating the Risks of Alternative Energy Policies: A Case Study of Industrial Energy
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-01)
Numerous studies have shown the potential for U.S. manufacturing to cut its energy costs by installing more efficient equipment that offer competitive payback periods, but the realization of this potential is hindered by ...
Energy Security Dimensions and Trends in Industrialized Countries
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-06)
This article represents one of the first scholarly efforts to correlate actual energy policy and practice with expert views of the multidimensional concept of energy security. Based on the energy security performance of ...
Understanding Attitudes toward Energy Security: Results of a Cross-National Survey
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-01)
Energy security is embedded in a complex system encompassing factors that constitute the social environment in which individuals are immersed. Everything from education, to access to resources to policy and cultural values ...
Climate Change and Global Energy Security: Debate and Book Signing
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11-11)
Four faculty at Georgia Tech participated in a debate focusing on the theses of the newly published textbook (Climate Change and Global Energy Security) coauthored by Marilyn Brown (Georgia Tech) and Benjamin Sovacool ...
Ivan Allen College 10th Anniversary Founder’s Day
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-03-15)
Renewable energy in the South: a policy brief
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-07)
This working paper assesses the economic potential of renewable electricity generation in the South under alternative policy scenarios. Using a customized version of the National Energy Modeling System (NEMS), we examine ...