Michael Grubb

EEIST: Transformative Energy Innovation Dialogues, COP26 Discussion

10 Nov 2021 | Lectures & webinars

Launch of the 2021 EEIST flagship report: The New Economics of Innovation and Transition, including case study examples of transformative energy policy initiatives from Brazil, China, India and the EU. International experts in complexity economics, systems thinking, and energy policy discuss new decision-making techniques and modelling tools to support similarly bold initiatives elsewhere, including delivery of the Glasgow Breakthroughs.

Reception with introduction and framing led by Michael Grubb at the UK Pavilion, COP26.

Watch the event recording here:

More Outreach

Climate change progress and Paradox

Despite scepticism, parts of the world have been making real progress on cutting emissions. But the latest push for carbon pricing has fallen flat. Its advocates need to learn from the accumulated evidence – and recalibrate fast.

COPped out?  The Global Stocktake on Mitigation and and its implications

The Mitigation section of UEA Consensus on the Global Stocktake avoids the issue that should lie at the heart of a robust international agreement: what should be done if the “nationally determined” offers don’t add up to the agreed goals (they don’t – as acknowledged) and won’t (as is obvious). Understanding why is crucial for understanding what the COP can and cannot do – and hence the need to look beyond.

Discussions on REMA: Splitting the wholesale market

Following on from their first REMA seminar in May where Locational Marginal Pricing (LMP) was discussed, BIEE held a second seminar on Tuesday 26 September to discuss another of the Government’s proposed electricity market reforms – splitting the wholesale market in...