Entries by Diana Rotondo

“Assessing the evolution of power sector carbon intensity in the United States” cited in Axios Article

In the article A fork in the road for U.S. power, Ben Geman of Axios discusses the nationwide trend toward a lower-carbon mix, while the Trump administration is preparing steps that would halt coal’s decline. The focus of the article resides heavily with the paper Assessing the evolution of power sector carbon intensity in the United States, by Carnegie […]

Azevedo’s Newest Paper Receiving Media Attention

In the latest paper Estimation of the year-on-year volatility and unpredictability of the United States energy system by Carnegie Mellon University PhD student Evan Sherwin, CEO of Lumina Decision Systems and Adjust Faculty Max Henrion, and Inês Azevedo, the authors discuss the increased volatility and unpredictability over the past decade in energy consumption, supply, and prices.   […]

Azevedo Meets Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore

The Climate Reality Leadership Corps, an initiative of The Climate Reality Project, hosted its 36th training in Pittsburgh on October 17-19. CMU Professor of Engineering and Public Policy and Co-Director of  CEDM, Inês Azevedo, participated in a panel discussion on the future of energy systems in our region, how cities can combat climate change with […]