Innovation Policies to Support Low Emission Development
About the speaker:
Dr. Nathan Hultman is Associate Professor and Director of Environmental and Energy Policy Programs at the School of Public Policy, University of Maryland. He is a nonresident Fellow at the Brookings Institution, and Associate Director of the Joint Global Change Research Institute, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Dr. Hultman’s expertise is in international climate policy, energy technologies, and private sector decisions to undertake low-carbon investments. His current projects focus on energy technology innovation in developing countries; low-carbon investment decisions in Brazil, India, Korea, and South Africa; and the CDM and Technology Mechanism under the UNFCCC. He has participated in the UN climate process since the Kyoto meeting and is a contributing author to the IPCC. He was a Visiting Fellow at the University of Oxford’s Institute for Science, Innovation, & Society and Environmental Change Institute. Dr Hultman holds a Ph.D. in Energy & Resources from the University of California, Berkeley.