Category Archives: News
A recent piece on the need for social science in the renewable energy transition – February 2016
In June 2015, UVM researchers organized and participated in an innovative workshop focused on Energy Transition & Sustainable Consumption that took place in Luxembourg. The Workshop Report provides an overview of the conversations and outcomes of this workshop. The workshop … Continue reading
UVM professors, David Massell, Richard Watts, and Jennie Stephens organize and host important international energy conference on the complex relationships associated with Quebec hydropower in Vermont and New England. Learn more about the March 23, 2015 “Power from the North” … Continue reading
Book “Smart Grid (R)Evolution: Electric Power Struggles” published by Cambridge University Press, February 2015
“Smart Grid (R)Evolution: Electric Power Struggles” by Jennie C. Stephens, Elizabeth J. Wilson, and Tarla Rai Peterson now available published by Cambridge University Press February 2015. This books explores electricity system change and how to promote renewable energy, integrate citizen … Continue reading
Jennie Stephens was selected to be a 2015 Leopold Leadership Fellow. More details at the Rubenstein School website on the Leopold Leadership Fellowship.
A new publication in Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change (WIREs Climate Change) calls for an end to government investment in CCS and a reduction in investments in fossil-fuel perpetuating technologies. Stephens Jennie C. 2013. Time to stop investing in carbon … Continue reading
On November 25, 2013 Clark University hosted a community conversation focused on “What is Smart Grid and Why Should We Care?” Read the Worcester Magazine article about the event.