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"Electrification of Energy"

Martha Stewart

"Electrification of Energy"

Workshop at Harvard Kennedy School

Event Report

April 23, 2008

Authors: Juha Kiviluoma, Former Research Fellow, Energy Technology Innovation Policy Research Group/Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program, 2007-2008, Gustavo Collantes, Former Research Fellow, Energy Technology Innovation Policy Research Group/Enviroment and Natural Resources Program, 2007–2008

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: Energy Technology Innovation Policy; Environment and Natural Resources; Science, Technology, and Public Policy


On April 23, 2008, the Energy Technology Innovation Policy (ETIP) research group convened a workshop on The Electrification of Energy. This workshop brought together a small number of selected experts to discuss the opportunities for and challenges of the electrification of energy. The list of participants included representatives of the automobile industry, electric public utilities, government, non-governmental organizations, and academia. This document summarizes the key points presented during the various sessions.

Gustavo at workshopElec workshop

Juha at workshop

workshop photo

Photos courtesy of Martha Stewart.


For more information about this publication please contact the ETIP Coordinator at 617-496-5584.

For Academic Citation:

Kiviluoma, Juha and Gustavo Collantes. "Electrification of Energy." April 23, 2008.

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