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Smart Grid Seminar: Experiments to Reduce GHG Emissions in Time to Save the Planet: Demand Response & EV Charging

Topic: 
Experiments to Reduce GHG Emissions in Time to Save the Planet: Demand Response & EV Charging
Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 1:30pm
Speaker: 
Dr. Lara Pierpoint (Actuate Climate)
Abstract / Description: 

Learn about the work being done by Lara Pierpoint at Actuate Climate around systems innovation that breaks through technical and institutional roadblocks to accelerate mass emissions reductions.

Bio: Lara Pierpoint works for Actuate Climate, where she designs and runs programs for rapid deployment of emissions-reducing technology. Prior, she led the Corporate Strategy technical team at Exelon and directed the Office of Energy Supply Security in the US DOE Office of Policy and Systems Analysis. Lara received her PhD in Engineering Systems and MS in Nuclear Engineering from MIT, and her BS in physics at UCLA.