Recent Talks by ELP Faculty and Staff

Professor Freeman

Professor Lazarus

Professor Jacobs

  • Workshop Presenter, Applied Leadership for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Program (with the Harvard School of Public Health Center for Health and the Global Environment (CHGE)), Merida, Morelia, and Mexico City, Mexico, June 4-12, 2015
  • Moderator, Energy and Manufacturing Panel, 24th Annual Dynamic Women in Business Conference, Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA, February 21, 2015
  • Session Chair, “Developments in North America”, and Panel Discussion, “Trends, Challenges, and Next Steps in CCS Regulation”, Sixth International Energy Agency (IEA) Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) Regulatory Network Meeting, Paris, France, May 27-28, 2014
  • Panel Co-Presenter, “Emerging Issues: Fracking and Other Energy-Related Risks”, Casualty Actuaries in Reinsurance (CAS) Seminar, New York, NY, May 22, 2014
  • Breakout Session Presentation, “Fracking: Drilling Into the Risks”, Willis Re Managing the Extremes of the Insurance Roller Coaster Seminar, Philadelphia, PA, March 11, 2014

Kate Konschnik

  • Society of Petroleum Engineers Induced Seismicity Conference, March 30, 2016
  • American Chemical Society Annual Conference, March 17, 2016
  • Green Infrastructure and Climate Adaptation (presentation with Ross Peterson, HLS student, and researchers at Harvard’s Zofnass Program for Sustainable Infrastructure), New England Municipal Sustainability Network, Boston, MA, Dec. 8, 2015
  • Clean Power Plan Presentation, Clean Energy Group, Washington, DC, Nov. 4, 2015
  • “Clean Power Plan – Litigation Updates” and “Energy Efficiency and the Clean Power Plan” (panel moderator), Clean Power Plan Conference, Washington, DC Oct. 20-21, 2015
  • Groundwater Protection Council-Interstate Oil & Gas Conservation Commission Joint Meeting, September 28-30, 2015
  • Presentations on Induced Seismicity and Liability and Hydraulic Fracturing Chemical Disclosure, Groundwater Protection Council, September 28 and 29, 2015
  • Harvard Kennedy School Regulatory Policy Program, September 22, 2015
  • Hydraulic Fracturing Chemical Disclosure, Harvard Kennedy School, September 17, 2015
  • Hydraulic Fracturing, Harvard School of Public Health, August 5, 2015 and Nov. 18, 2015
  • Clean Power Plan Presentation, National Conference of Regulatory Attorneys, June 17, 2015
  • Bureau of Land Management Rule on Hydraulic Fracturing, Practising Law Institute, May 28, 2015
  • Clean Power Plan Presentation, Union of Concerned Scientists Board Meeting, May 13, 2015
  • FracFocus 3.0 Webex, U.S. Department of Energy, April 1, 2015
  • Clean Power Plan Seminar with David Cash, former Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner and Department of Public Utilities Commissioner, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, March 20 and April 6, 2015
  • UARG v. EPA: Did the Supreme Court Change the Focus of Chevron Analysis?, Panelist, DC Bar Association, February 19, 2015
  • Presentation on Baseline Water Quality Testing, Groundwater Protection Council, February 11, 2015
  • Academic Research into the Risks of Shale Gas Development, National Governors Association, Dec. 3, 2014
  • Discussion of Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act, ALI/CLE and ELI, April 22, 2014
  • “Efficiency Rules,” discussion of energy efficiency programs and Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act, Midwestern Power Sector Collaborative, Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 10, 2014.
  • Presentation on Incorporating Energy Efficiency into Clean Air Act Compliance Plans (with Ari Peskoe), Midwestern Industrial Energy Productivity Work Group, Aug. 20, 2014
  • Presentation on Air Pollution Issues Posed by Shale Gas Development, Aspen Institute, July 21, 2014
  • Presentation on the Proposed Clean Power Plant Rule (with Ari Peskoe), Boston Bar Association: Environmental Law Group, June 19, 2014
  • Testimony before DOE Federal Hydraulic Fracturing Task force, Jan. 6, 2014
  • “Hydraulic Fracturing Disclosure Laws: Are We Getting the Information We Really Need?” (panel moderator), Harvard Law School, Oct. 16, 2013
  • Shale Gas Governance Challenges,” National Research Council Workshop on Risk Management and Governance Issues in Shale Gas Development, Aug. 15, 2013
  • “Science, Democracy, and Community Decisions on Fracking,” Union of Concerned Scientists, Center for Science and Democracy, Los Angeles, July 24-25, 2013

Aladdine Joroff

  • “Climate Change Adaptation in FEMA and MEPA: Impacts on Development,” Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 17th Annual Environmental, Land Use & Energy Law Conference, Feb. 2016
  • “Energy Justice in the 21st Century Electric Sector,” National CLE Conference, Colorado, Jan. 2016
  • “Rebuttal to the Moral Case for Fossil Fuels,” Harvard Law School Federalist Society, Nov. 2015
  • “Introduction to the Clean Air Act” and Moderator, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Environmental Basics Applied, Nov. 2013-2015
  • “Climate Change Adaptation: What it means for Municipalities,” Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions, Annual Environmental Conference, Feb. 2015
  • “Climate Change Adaptation at the Local Level, ” Dartmouth Lawyers Association, Continuing Legal Education Program, Feb. 2015
  • “Climate Change Adaptation at the Local Level in Massachusetts,” Massachusetts Real Estate Bar Association, Oct. 2014
  • Moderator, “Environmental Law and Policy Panel,” Harvard Business School, Energy Symposium, Oct. 2014