The Clean Energy Innovation Academy (CEIA) is an ongoing educational series focused on conservative clean energy technology and policy. This series will consist of educational briefings with industry experts and university partners on technologies including advanced nuclear, storage, hydropower, natural gas, carbon capture and geothermal. The program will consist of seven sessions. Certification will be awarded to individuals who complete four or more sessions. The CEIA is hosted by ClearPath and the Clean Energy Leadership Institute (CELI).

 

Presentations From:

  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
  • ClearPath

Description:
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) will join us to examine the power grid of today and how it will look in the future to deliver reliable, sustainable and affordable electricity.

Thanks to all who attended!


Presentations From:

  • John Northington, Director, National Carbon Capture Center, Southern Company
  • Jennifer Atcheson, Vice President, Operations, ION Clean Energy
  • ClearPath
  • Clean Energy Leadership Institute

Description:
There are many exciting types of carbon capture, and the future is bright thanks to the 45Q tax credit. Jennifer Atcheson with ION Clean Energy, a Colorado company working on an exciting iteration on carbon capture technology will highlight their work; and John Northington, director of the country’s leading carbon capture test center, will join us for an outlook on the future of this technology.

Thanks to all who attended!


September 15 at 3:00 – 4:00 pm EST

Presentations From:

  • Joe Zhou, Chief Executive Officer, Quidnet Energy
  • Venkat Srinivasan, Director, Argonne Collaborative Center for Energy Storage Science (ACCESS), and Deputy Director, Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR)
  • ClearPath
  • Clean Energy Leadership Institute

Description:
This 60-minute conversation will touch on how close we really are to grid scale energy, storage current R&D focus areas and opportunities like the Energy Storage Grand Challenge or the Energy Storage Launchpad, and exciting private sector storage breakthroughs.


To be announced:

Presentations From:

  • Speaker information forthcoming
  • ClearPath

Description:
Did you know that hydropower is the largest source of renewable energy? A forthcoming speaker/company will join us for a discussion on the U.S. hydropower fleet and its many benefits.

Presentations From:

  • Speaker information forthcoming
  • ClearPath

Description:
America has an opportunity to take the next great leap forward and again lead the world by developing more advanced nuclear energy. A forthcoming speaker/company will join us for a conversation on nuclear energy innovation and how it supports U.S. national security.

Presentations From:

  • Speaker information forthcoming
  • ClearPath

Description:
There is a virtually limitless supply of energy right beneath us: geothermal heat. A forthcoming speaker/company will join us to share why the future of geothermal energy is hot.

Presentations From:

  • Speaker information forthcoming
  • ClearPath

Description:
Advanced natural gas technologies deliver economic benefits, improve energy security, and reduce emissions. A forthcoming speaker/company will join us for a discussion on the many opportunities that exist to maximize the economic and environmental benefits of natural gas.