Course Description

420.674 - Applied Energy Policy in the 21st Century

This course provides an overview of clean energy technology and deployment, infrastructure and finance for environmental scientists and policy makers. Topics include civics, climate science, renewable energy, energy efficiency, sustainable transportation, city infrastructure (energy, transportation, water), and public private partnerships. Emphasis is placed on a place-based approach to energy policy, including climate smart resilient cities and how new urban mobility can address social problems.