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James Sallee in the Christian Science Monitor If You Are in the Market For a New Tesla, Now Might Be a Time to Buy (04/19/2017)

Meredith Fowlie in Bloomberg BNA Carbon Tax Next Target for California's Disadvantaged Communities (04/18/2017)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis in the Atlantic Will Tesla Do to Cars What Apple Did to Smartphones? (04/18/2017)

Severin Borenstein in the Sacramento Bee California's War on Carbon: Is It Winning? (04/14/2017)

Severin Borenstein on PPP Focus Oil Prices Hit High Notes, Post Syria Attack (04/08/2017)

Severin Borenstein in the Mercury News New Gas Tax and Mideast Strife Will Hit Us With a Double Whammy at the Pump (04/07/2017)

Severin Borenstein on Politifact California Could Gas Tax Hike Leave California With 'Highest Fuel Prices in the Nation?' (04/06/2017)

Meredith Fowlie and Catherine Wolfram in E&E News Study Finds DOE Grant Program's Costs Exceed Benefits (04/06/2017)

Catherine Wolfram in the Washington Post Trump Wants to Cut Programs That Help Buildings Save Energy. This New Study Says They Work (03/27/2017)

Meredith Fowlie in the Washington Post The Trump Budget's Bizarre Move to Cut the Weatherization of Homes (03/20/2017)

Severin Borenstein in EE News Can the Golden State go 100% Green? (03/13/2017)

Severin Borenstein in the L.A. Times In the Battle Over California Climate Policies, Green Projects are Now in the Hot Seat (03/13/2017)

Severin Borenstein in WBEZ News A Project That Could Double Heating Bills in Chicago Gets a Closer Look from Regulators (03/01/2017)

Severin Borenstein in the Mercury News Energy Experts: California Gas Prices Could Take a Big Jump (02/27/2017)

Andrew Campbell in the San Diego Union Tribune Regulators Investigating SDG&E for Potential Lobbying Violations (02/24/2017)

Reed Walker in Berkeley News Sloan Fellowships Awarded to Five Faculty 'Rising Stars' (02/23/2017)

Lucas Davis in the Christian Science Monitor Mexico's Pollution: How Two Entrepreneurs are Driving Change by Embracing Old Cars (02/17/2017)

Lucas Davis in the New York TimesEl Hoy No Circula no es Suficiente Para Combatir la Contaminación en Ciudad de México, Según un Estudio (02/15/2017)

Lucas Davis on BBC News, Phys.org, Pacific Standard, Proceso, and El Financiero  Car Ban Fails to Curb Air Pollution in Mexico City (02/02/2017)

Reed Walker in the Atlantic Do Regulations Really Kill Jobs? (01/23/2017)

Severin Borenstein on KQED News Bay Area Refinery Malfunctions Lead to Jump in Gasoline Prices (01/13/2017)

Severin Borenstein in the East Bay Times Commentary: Incandescent Lights Bulbs Need to go in Trash Today (01/06/2017)

Severin Borenstein in the Las Vegas Sun California's Energy Needs Could Boost Nevada (12/26/2016)

Lucas Davis on the BBC A Future for Nuclear Power? (12/21/2016)

Andrew Campbell in the San Diego Union Tribune Will Trump Slow California's Climate Change Crusade? (12/16/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the Wall Street Journal Bill Gates, Others Launch Clean Energy Fund (12/12/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the Los Angeles Times California's Climate Fight Could be Painful — Especially on Job and Income Growth (12/11/2016)

Severin Borenstein in The Guardian Why Electric Cars are Only as Clean as Their Power Supply (12/08/2016)

Lucas Davis in the Christian Science Monitor EPA aims to preempt Trump with ambitious fuel-economy target (11/30/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the Los Angeles Times Consumer group alleges that California refiners are mainpulating gasoline prices (11/29/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the AJC No clear information on the number of "green" jobs created by Obama (11/23/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the KUT News Why Killing EPA Regulation Won't Be a Silver Bullet for Energy Industries (11/17/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the Wall Street Journal What's the Best Way to Finance New Energy Technologies (11/13/2016)

Lucas Davis in the Conversation | Seattle PI | Salon |
Why aren’t environmentalists supporting a carbon tax in Washington state? (10/30/2016) - (11/01/2016)

Lucas Davis in the Conversation | Huffington Post | Salon | Houston Chronicle |
Addicted to oil: US gasoline consumption is higher than ever (09/25/2016) - (09/27/2016)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis in ClimateWire Taking the economic temperature 10 years after A.B. 32 (09/22/2016)

Lucas Davis in AlterNet Your Air Conditioner and Refridgerator Are Killing the Climate: What Are the Alternatives? (09/22/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the San Francisco Chronicle Clinton and Trump polar opposites on global warming and energy (09/10/2016)

Lucas Davis in Econ Focus Nuclear Reactions (09/07/2016)

Andrew Campbell in SNL Solar Companies Want More Transparency From Regulatory Group (09/02/2016)

Severin Borenstein in Science Just 90 companies are to blame for most climate change, this 'carbon accountant' says (08/25/2016)

Lucas Davis in Business Insider | SFGATE | The Conversation | IFLScience
King Coal Is Dethroned In The US – And That’s Good News For The Environment (08/21/2016) - (08/22/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the Sacramento Bee Equal time, Trump’s campaign, carbon fee, young farmers (08/21/2016)

Andrew Campbell in the San Diego Union Tribune SDG&E shareholders and green groups headed for face-off? (08/18/2016)

Severin Borenstein in Fox & Hounds The Democratic Legislature’s Contribution To California Poverty (08/18/2016)

Severin Borenstein in Wired If Clinton Wins, America Can Look to California for Cutting Carbon (08/18/2016)

Meredith Fowlie in NBC News Experts Say California's Environmental Policies are Bellwether for Economic Growth (08/17/2016)

Severin Borenstein in Argus Media No easy fix to California gasoline volatility (08/17/2016)

Severin Borenstein in San Francisco Chronicle The mystery behind California’s high gas prices (08/15/2016)

Lucas Davis in the Guardian As the mercury soars, fear grows over ‘air-con effect'(08/15/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the Sacramento Bee Elon Musk’s play, Linda Katehi’s replacement, and Swing States (08/15/2016)

Andrew Campbell in the San Diego Union Tribune FOCUS: MORE CITIES, COUNTIES CHOOSING GREEN ENERGY SOURCES (08/14/2016)

Lucas Davis in the Hill Let nuclear power play a role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions (08/11/2016)

Severin Borenstein in Priceonomics The Mystery of California's High Gas Prices(08/11/2016)

Severin Borenstein in The Sacramento Bee An Rx for cap and trade (08/11/2016)

Kenneth Lee and Catherine Wolfram in the Star ‘Cheaper’ energy still unaffordable to rural households (08/10/2016)

Lucas Davis in Power Technology The environmental and economic impacts of closing a nuclear plant (08/08/2016)

Lucas Davis in the Richmond Times America needs more nuclear energy, not less (08/04/2016)

Lucas Davis in the Financial Times Fossil fuels have had an aeon’s head start (07/26/2016)

Lucas Davis in Quartz | Scroll.in | U.S. News | FutureStructure | The Conversation | Harvard Public Health | EarthSky | Salon | Independent.ie | The Guardian | Curbed
The global environmental impact of air conditioning is big and will get even bigger (07/24/2016) - (08/15/2016)

Meredith Fowlie in RenewEconomy The duck is safely afloat in California (07/21/2016)

Severin Borenstein in FutureStructure California Considers Connecting Electric Vehicles, Home Batteries Up to the Grid (07/18/2016)

Severin Borenstein in Utility Dive How well do consumers understand rooftop solar economics? (07/14/2016)

Meredith Fowlie in The Sacramento Bee Why are the world’s cap-and-trade markets struggling to keep prices up? (07/12/2016)

Meredith Fowlie in Trib Live Carbon market expectations meet reality of low prices, muddled policy (07/09/2016)

Lucas Davis and Catherine Hausman in Centre Daily Times State should attach value to nuclear power (07/08/2016)

Meredith Fowlie in Bloomberg Tough to Keep the World From Warming When Carbon Is This Cheap (07/07/2016)

Severin Borenstein in San Francisco Chronicle Californians are driving more, which is bad for climate change (07/06/2016)

Catherine Wolfram in Greentech Media Are Global Goals to End Energy Poverty by 2030 Doomed With a Centralized Approach? (06/20/2016)

Severin Borenstein in KQED KQED Science Gets Exclusive Details On Tesla Gigafactory – Interviews J.B. Straubel (05/06/2016)

Lucas Davis in Gulf Business Subsidies: The double-edged sword of Saudi Arabia (5/4/2016)

Lucas Davis in Inside Energy Climate Activists Debate Over Tactics (4/29/2016)

Lucas Davis in Pollution Solutions Will Mexico’s Car Bans Measures Really Fight Pollution? (4/29/2016)

Catherine Wolfram Receives Multimillion Dollar Grant from UK's Department for International Development (DFID) (04/25/2016)

Catherine Wolfram in Haas News Wire Wolfram, Gertler to lead energy program to help alleviate poverty (04/25/2016)

Lucas Davis in Omaha Midlands Voices: Let’s not write off nuclear power (4/25/2016)

Severin Borenstein on KOSU A Rare Look Inside The 'Gigafactory' Tesla Hopes Will Revolutionize Energy Use (04/18/2016)

Lucas Davis in Humanosphere Mexico City bans cars one day a week to combat ongoing pollution problem (04/15/2016)

Lucas Davis and Catherine Hausman in Columbia Tribune Alternatives can’t keep up with nuclear 04/12/2016)

Lucas Davis in Expansion Tecnología y coches caros, la respuesta al Hoy No Circula (En Espanol) 04/12/2016)

Lucas Davis in Hydrogen Fuel News Air pollution crisis in Mexico City lead to massive car ban (04/11/2016)

Lucas Davis and Catherine Hausman in Detroit News What happens when a nuclear power plant is shut down (04/11/2016)

Maximilian Auffhammer in Environmental Research Web Sea-level rise puts US power plants in reach of flood (04/06/2016)

Lucas Davis in Milenio "Hoy no circula" no reducira contaminacion: experto (En Espanol) (04/05/2016)

Lucas Davis in NPR Hidden Brain Podcast, The Unintended Consequences Of Trying To Fix Traffic (04/03/16)

Lucas Davis in The Christian Science Monitor How Mexico City plans to fight air pollution (04/03/2016)

Lucas Davis in Vox Mexico City's adopting a popular method to fight air pollution. It probably won't work. (04/02/2016)

Lucas Davis in Excelsior Hoy tampoco circula (En Espanol)(04/02/2016)

Severin Borenstein in The Sacramento Bee SMUD phasing in new rate plan based on demand (04/02/2016)

Lucas Davis in Reforma Castigar a la gente (En Espanol)(03/31/2016)

Severin Borenstein in The Guardian New York pension fund could have made billions by divesting from fossil fuels – report (03/04/2016)

Lucas Davis in The Live Mint The fallacy of odds and evens (02/14/2016)

Severin Borenstein in SF Gate Oil firms kept state’s gas supply tight to hike price, group says (02/08/2016)

Severin Borenstein in ABC News Experts Tell Panel Why Gas Is So Expensive in California (02/08/2016)

Lucas Davis in The Quint Lessons From Mexico for Delhi’s Odd-Even Version 2.0 (01/26/2016)

Severin Borenstein appointed to the Advisory Council of the Bay Area Air Quality Management (01/20/2016)

Severin Borenstein in the Los Angeles Times Smug about your solar roof? Not so fast. (01/20/2016)

Berkeley-Haas Ties to India Deepen with Open Innovation Honor for President Catherine Wolfram (01/19/2016)

Patrick Baylis (PhD Candidate, 2016) and Max Auffhammer in Tulsa World News Cold weather bites, but hot days and Mondays get us down (01/09/2016)

Patrick Baylis (PhD Candidate, 2016) and Max Auffhammer in Washington Post This settles it: Cold days are superior to hot days (01/07/2016)

Severin Borenstein in Politifact Arnold Schwarzenegger pumps up California’s clean energy debate (01/05/2016)

Severin Borenstein in MIT Technology Review Battles Over Net Metering Cloud the Future of Rooftop Solar (01/05/2016)

Catherine Wolfram in Marketplace Nevada makes rooftop solar less attractive (01/01/2016)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis in Orange County Register Sunset unfair solar subsidies (12/31/2015)

Severin Borenstein on KQED Radio After Paris, the World Looks to California as Climate Leader (12/15/2015)

Lucas Davis on Reuters Experience shows Delhi’s “even/odd” car plan won’t cut massive pollution – U.S. expert (12/10/2015)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis on Vox Clean energy tax credits mostly go to the affluent. Is there a better way? (11/24/2015)

Lucas Davis and EI alumna Catie Hausman on the International Monetary Fund online Magazine Power of the Atom (December issue)

Lucas Davis and Maximilian Auffhammer in The Boston Globe The looming battle for clean data (11/22/2015)

Catherine Wolfram in the International Growth Centre Blog Are we too fixated on rural electrification? (11/12/2015)

Lucas Davis in the San Diego Union-Tribune U.S. Nuclear retirements challenge clean-energy dream (11/9/2015)

Severin Borenstein on ABC 7 News, Bay Area experts say Keystone pipeline decision won't change things (11/06/2015)

Severin Borenstein receives the "Outstanding Contributions to The Profession Award" from the International Association for Energy Economics (10/25/2015)

Severin Boenstein in Greentech Media The Future of Demand Response Without FERC Order 745 (10/23/2015)

Severin Borenstein in Power Magazine The Solar PV Economics Conundrum (10/23/2015)

Lucas Davis in National Geographic Website Climate Change: How to live with it (10/23/2015)

Severin Borenstein on KCRW's To the Point Is the Gravy Train over for oil? (10/21/2015)

Severin Borenstein in the Los Angeles Times Refiners and industry group refuse to meet about California gas prices (10/13/2015)

Andrew Campbell in CNBC Utilities' Newest Solar Battleground: California (10/05/2015)

Severin Borenstein on KCRW Solar v. Utility Companies (09/29/2015)

Lucas Davis in Design News The Rich are Getting Most of the EV Subsidies (09/29/2015)

Severin Borenstein in the Contra Costa Times California's low gas prices could stick around into 2017 (09/27/2015)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis in The Wall Street Journal Study: Wealthy Claim Most Energy Credits and The Wealthiest Households Claim 90% of Tax Credits for Buying Electric Cars (09/24/2015)

Catherine Wolfram in Berkeley Haas Magazine Netowrk Power (09/18/2015)

Severin Borenstein's appointment as Chair of PMAC mentioned in the Contra Costa Times (09/17/2015)

Severin Borenstein appointed as the Chair of the Petroleum Market Advisory Committee (09/10/2015)

Severin Borenstein on WBUR California's Bold Plan to Curb Gas Use (09/10/2015)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis in the Sacramento Bee California Shows Class Bias in Green Subsidies (09/05/2015)

Severin Borenstein in the Wall Street Journal California's Climate-Change Push Heats Up (09/04/2015)

Severin Borenstein on NPR California Considers Sweeping Proposals To Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions (09/03/2015)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis on Money Talks News Clean Energy Tax Credits Mostly Benefit the Wealthy (09/01/2015)

Severin Borenstein on KGO Radio Study Finds Mostly Wealthy Homeowners Claim Energy Tax Breaks (08/26/2015)

Severin Borenstein in MIT Technology Review Paying for Solar Power (08/17/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KTVU Fox News Political war over global warming heats up for oil industry (08/12/2015)

Severin Borenstein and Lucas Davis in the Washington Examiner Green tax credits mostly help the rich (08/11/2015)

Lucas Davis in MotherJones Cool It on the AC Already September/October Issue

Lucas Davis in KPBS Counting Customer Costs For San Onofre Closure: $10.4 Billion (08/03/2015)

Severin Borenstein, OP-ED "Is the future of electricity generation really distributed?" in The Modesto Bee (08/02/2015) The Orange County Register (08/04/2015)

Catherine Wolfram in E&E News 'Empathy,' not incentives or environmentalism, sells solar power in India (07/31/2015)

Lucas Davis in Discovery News Is Air Conditioning Killing the Planet? (07/28/2015)

Severin Borenstein in SF Chronicle Gov. Brown wants to keep oil in the ground. But whose oil? (07/26/2015)

NPR spotlights co-authors Ted Miguel and Catherine Wolfram's Solar Kenya project Obama Thinks Solar Power Will Boost Kenya; Kenyans Aren't So Sure (07/23/2015)

Severin Borenstein on Marketplace Oil is cheap, but gas is still expensive in California (07/22/2015)

Severin Borenstein on Capital Public Radio Climate Change: California's In Front And Not Looking Back (07/20/2015)

Meredith Fowlie in CBS News, U.S. making major gains in energy efficiency (07/16/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KTVU News, California gasoline drought as resources shipped elsewhere (07/16/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KTVU News, Some claim latest gas price spike caused by oil industry (07/13/2015)

Severin Borenstein in The Daily Democrat, PUC approves big changes in state's electricity rate system (07/03/2015)

"Study Finds Costs of Residential Energy Efficiency Investments are Double the Benefits", Meredith Fowlie and Catherine Wolfram in Associated Press, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Vox, Bloomberg, The Washington Post, Phys.org, Fox, ABC, and CNN (6/24/2015)

Lucas Davis in The Wall Street Journal, High-Tech Solar Projects Fail to Deliver (06/12/2015)

Lucas Davis on UN Dispatch, "Air conditioners can teach us a lot about international development" (Podcast) (06/04/2015)

Severin Borenstein at Navigating the American Carbon World (Video) (05/28/2015)

Andrew Campbell in KQED News, PG&E President to Retire as Utility Faces Mounting Scrutiny (05/27/2015)

Severin Borenstein in Orange County Register, Singing the summer-blend blues (05/27/2015)

Lucas Davis in Asian Scientist, Exponential Aircon Use Could Drive Global Warming (05/26/2015)

Severin Borenstein in Las Vegas Sun, NV Energy fights to keep rooftop solar from cutting into its profit (05/26/2015)

Severin Borenstein on CBS Evening News, What's driving high gas prices in California? (05/25/2015)

Lucas Davis in USA Today, Ironically, air conditioning could be the thing fueling future global warming (05/20/2015)

Severin Borenstein in SF Weekly, Why The Hell Is This Marin Gas Station Charging Drivers Nearly $8 a Gallon? (05/13/2015)

Catherine Wolfram in The Guardian, Utility companies start hawking appliances (05/13/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KTVU News, Gas prices rose 75 cents in the last month (05/12/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KTVU News, Advocates demand transparency from refineries as gas prices spike (05/05/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KCRW, Tesla's Battery: Luxury Item of Energy Storage Game Changer? (05/04/2015)

Professor Fowlie Appointed Endowed Chair (05/01/2015)

Lucas Davis in The Verge, More people are going to buy air conditioners — and they may need a ton of energy (04/27/2015)

Lucas Davis in Newswise, The Cost of Staying Cool When Incomes Heat Up
(04/27/2015)

Lucas Davis in The Washington Post, Cool homes, hot planet: How air conditioning explains the world (04/27/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KTVU News, The low down on why San Francisco gas prices aren't so low (04/04/2015)

Severin Borenstein in The Press Enterprise, GASOLINE: Price rise makes skeptics of consumers (03/06/2015)

Severin Borenstein in KTVU News, California drivers cope with enormous spike in gas prices (03/02/2015)

Severin Borenstein on KQED, Climbing Gas Prices (02/28/2015)

Severin Borenstein in The Seattle Times, State Senate doing its oily best to ignore us on transportation (02/27/15)

Severin Borenstein in SF Gate, Democrat proposes carbon cash: $1,000 for every American (02/26/15)

Severin Borenstein in The Orange County Register, Playing cap-and-trade hide-and-seek (02/11/15)

Lucas Davis in Scientific American, Low Gas Prices Smooth Path for Carbon Add-On in California  (01/06/2015)

Severin Borenstein in EEnews.com, Texas, Calif. throw their weight around on power plant regulations  (01/05/2015

Severin Borenstein in The Sacramento Bee, Gas prices rise for first time in weeks; California cap-and-trade effect cited  (01/02/2015)

Severin Borenstein in The Huffington Post, Marketing California’s “Climate Credit for Cars” to Everyone  (12/30/2014)

Severin Borenstein in The Fresno Bee, Coming in 2015: A gas price increase that consumers may or may not notice  (12/20/2014)

Lucas Davis in CBS Miami, EnergyGuide Labels Accuracy In Question  (12/19/14)

Severin Borenstein on KTVUnews.com, Low gas prices help state economy  (12/17/2014)

California names Severin Borenstein as one of 5 members of Petroleum Market Advisory Committee (12/16/2014)

Severin Borenstein Op-Ed, “Learning to Love Paying 10 more Cents at the Pump”, in the LA Times (12/14/2014)

Severin Borenstein on Gas Prices Drop to 4-Year Low  on KQED Forum (12/05/2014)

Severin Borenstein on gas prices Morning Addition – KQED.org (12/09/2014)

Severin Borenstein on cap-and-trade “Double Whammy for State Fuel Suppliers” in Breaking Energy (12/05/2014)

EI Faculty comment on: “Top economists analyze Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan” in Environmental Research Web (11/172014)

EI Faculty comment on: “Can It Work? Economists Grade a Key Part of Obama’s Climate Policy” in NBC News (11/13/2014)

Lucas Davis on Better Yellow Labels, Consumer Talk with Michael Finney, KGO-Radio (11/08/2014)

Severin Borenstein in, “Bernie Sanders Shatters The Big Keystone XL Lie: Pipeline Will Cause US Gas Prices To Go Up”  http://www.politicususa.com (11/07/2014)

EI@Haas Working Paper, “Studies Cast Doubt on Value of Daylight- Saving Time”,  WSJ (10/31/2014)

Severin Borenstein in Marketplace, “SolarCity Courts Customers by Selling Bonds” (10/20/2014)

Lucas Davis in The Wall Street Journal, “How to Cut Residential Energy Use” (9/28/2014)

Lucas Davis in Marketplace, “The Price of AC Units Has Cooled Down” (9/26/2014)

Severin Borenstein in Environment 360, “Oil Companies Quietly Prepare For a Future of Carbon Pricing” (9/23/2014)

Severin Borenstein in Bloomberg Businessweek, “Shell’s Jekyll and Hyde Approach to Climate Change” (9/08/14)

Catherine Wolfram in The New York Times, “Accounting for the Expanding Carbon Shadow from Coal-Burning Plants” (8/28/14)

Meredith Fowlie in Climate Central “Coal Terminal Decision Highlights Exports’ GHGs” (8/21/14)

Lucas Davis in the Milken Review, “The Cost of Global Fuel Subsidies” (7/29/14)

Severin Borenstein in BBC News “Scottish independence: Life beyond oil in Texas and California”  (7/10/14)

Press Release: Final Report on California Cap-and-Trade by Market Simulation Group (7/7/14)

Severin Borenstein in the Los Angeles Times “Cable TV boxes become 2nd biggest energy users in many homes” (6/17/14)

EI@Haas Working paper, “The Economic Cost of Global Fuel Subsidies” by Lucas Davis gets attention in WSJ blog, Huffington Post, Chicago Policy Review, Economist, and The Atlantic

Severin Borenstein on solar growth on Marketplace “Solar Grows, With Government Help” (4/18/14)

Severin Borenstein on energy markets and utilities on KPCC Southern California Public Radio “PG&E charged with 12 criminal counts for fatal 2010 San Bruno blast” (4/2/14)

Maximilian Auffhammer on pollution in China on the BBC News (3/4/14)

Catherine Wolfram on energy and water in The Los Angeles Times “Water conservation’s other benefit: It’s a power saver” (3/3/14)

Severin Borenstein on natural gas prices on Marketplace “Natural gas bills are up and not just because of cold” (2/25/14)

Severin Borenstein on proposed a carbon tax on gas and other fuels on KQED Forum “Proposed Gas Tax Would Alter Climate Law” (2/24/14)

Catherine Wolfram on climate change on KALW Local Public Radio “Today on Your Call: Can we make the energy transition required by climate change?” (12/18/13)

Veronica Irastorza on Efficiency Programs in Mexico in Public Utilities Fortnightly “Energy Efficiency Unknowns” (12/1/13)

Catherine Wolfram on Energy Efficiency in NPR’s Weekend Edition “Tech Leaders, Economists Split Over Clean Energy’s Prospects” (11/26/13)

Catherine Wolfram on world carbon emissions in NPR’s Morning Edition “What’s In It For U.S. To Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions?” (11/26/13)

Catherine Wolfram on shifting solar costs in The Huffington Post “Utility, solar company battle over rooftop panels” (11/18/13)

Severin Borenstein on smart meters in NPR’s All Things Considered “Some Consumers Push Back Against ‘Smart’ Utility Meters” (8/13/2013)

Catherine Wolfram with The E2e Project on “Saving energy is great. But how much is actually possible?” in the Washington Post (6/18/2013)

Catherine Wolfram on MPG Want to Boost Fuel Economy? Stop Thinking About Miles Per Gallon in the Washington Post (6/6/2013)

Severn Borenstein speaks at Travers Conference on Ethics and Accountability regarding “California’s Energy/Climate Policy: Exporting Green Innovation”

Lucas Davis testifies on need for rigorous energy efficiency evaluation at “California State Assembly Hearing on Energy Efficiency” (3/6/2103)

Elizabeth Bailey, Christopher Knittel and Catherine Wolfram on energy efficiency in “Energy efficiency needs more research” in USA Today (2/28/2013)

Catherine Wolfram speaks on energy efficiency evaluation at Senator Forum on California Senate Bill 39 (1/23/2013)

Catherine Wolfram on energy efficiency in “Viewpoints: What can California learn from clothier about energy efficiency?” in the Sacramento Bee (1/16/2013)

Energy Institute Research Alumnus, Carla Peterman, appointed as newest Commissioner to the California Public Utilities Commission http://gov.ca.gov/news.php?id=17857 (12/21/12)

Meredith Fowlie, Matthew Kahn, and Frank Wolak on AB-32 in “California Law Tests Company Responses to Carbon Costs” in The New York Times (12/24/2012)

Elizabeth M. Bailey and Frank Wolak on “Cap and trade should look to broader goals” in the Sacramento Bee (11/02/2012)

Severin Borenstein and Ryan Kellogg on “U.S. Oil Boom Falls Short of Pump” in the Wall Street Journal (10/15/2012)

Severin Borenstein on gas price spikes on “In Depth: Bay Area Energy Expert Advocates for Investments in Science and Tech” on KCBS (10/15/2012)

Severin Borenstein on gas price spikes on “Pain at the Pump in California” KQED (10/8/2012)

Elizabeth M. Bailey and Catherine Wolfram on new business models in “A Whole Different Kind of Innovation” in the Wall Street Journal (6/18/2012)

Catherine Wolfram on energy efficiency in “Why We Ignore Low-Tech Fixes for the Climate” in The Washington Post (6/2/2012)

Catherine Wolfram on low-tech cleantech in “Fighting Climate Change with Low-Tech Tools” in Bloomberg View (5/20/2012)

Severin Borenstein on the price of gas in “Straight Talk on the Price of Gas.” in NPR’s On Point (4/9/2012)

Severin Borenstein on high gas prices in “The U.S. Can’t Control the World Oil Market,” in USNews.com (3/2/2012)

Severin Borenstein on renewable energy in “Making the Wrong Case for Renewable Energy,” Bloomberg Business Class (2/13/2012)

Catherine Wolfram on “Rising Middle Class Fuels Global Energy Surge” in Bloomberg Business Class (1/17/2012)

Max Auffhammer on climate change in California in “Governor Jerry Brown Kicks Off California Climate Change Conference with Attack on ‘Deniers‘” in MercuryNews.com (12/15/2011)

Lucas Davis on nuclear power post-Fukushima in “Nuclear Concerns Temporary, Berkeley Prof Says” in The Chicago Maroon (11/18/2011)

Severin Borenstein on residential solar technology in “State Gets Mixed Reviews on Solar Power” in The Los Angeles Times (11/9/2011)