Institute for Energy Studies Speaker Series

With the generous support of Alaska Airlines, the Institute for Energy Studies speaker series convenes energy experts from on and off campus and connects the Western Washington University and Bellingham energy communities. Speakers will explore the diverse fields of energy research and development, and also debate timely issues that connect public policy and business thinking to emerging knowledge in energy science and technology.

  • Wednesdays at 4pm in CF115
  • The lectures are free and open to the public

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Date Speaker Organization
January 17, 2018

David Roberts, writer
"Electricity Everything-ish"

Vox
January 24, 2018 Tarika Powell
"Natural Gas: Clean Energy or Dirty Fuel"
Sightline Institute
January 31, 2018 TBD TBD
February 7, 2018 Stephen Irle, Senior R&D Staff Oak Ridge National Laboratory
February 14, 2018 Ross Macfarlane Climate Solutions, retired
February 21, 2018 David Allen, Executive VP McKinstry
February 28, 2018 Phuc Ha WSU, Research Associate
March 7, 2018 Juergen Salay European Commission
March 14, 2018 Brian Janous, GM of Energy Microsoft