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Earth Day 2015

Tuesday, Apr 7, 2015

How can government help rid us of dependence on fossil fuels? What financial tools are needed to steer investment towards renewable energy technologies? What is the role of metrics in sustainability? These questions and more will be explored in a panel about the role of public policy in transitioning to a sustainable economy.

Sponsor: The Earth Institute at Columbia University

Date: Tuesday, April 7th, 6- 8 pm. Panel with reception to follow

Location: Columbia University, Low Library, Broadway@West 116 Street

Speakers: Steve Cohen, Executive Director - The Earth Institute & Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs; Nilda Mesa, Director - New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability; Dong Guo, Postdoctoral Research Scholar - Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management: Andrew Revkin, Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding - Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies & Dot Earth Blogger - New York Times

Moderator: William Eimicke, Director - Picker Center for Executive Education and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs

RSVP: This event is free and open to the public. Registration recommended

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