Energy Transition Lifecycle: Solar versus Nuclear – Professor Geoffrey Rothwell (Professor of Economics Stanford University)

Energy Transition

Life cycle and job approach

Solar solution versus Nuclear Solution

Geoffrey Rothwell is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Economics, Stanford University, and Associate Director of Stanfordâ??s Public Policy Program. Dr. Rothwell has written extensively on the economics of nuclear power and electricity markets. His book with Tomas Gomez, Electricity Economics: Regulation and Deregulation as published in 2003 by IEEE Press with John Wiley. He has been a member of the Generation IV Economic Modeling Working Group of the Generation IV International Forum since 2001. His current research focuses on building econometric-cost engineering models of the nuclear fuel cycle. He received his M.A. in Jurisprudence and Social Policy from Boalt Law School, University of California, Berkeley, in 1984, and his Ph.D in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1985. After a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the California Institute of Technology, Environmental Quality Laboratory, he has been teaching at Stanford since 1986.

Date and time

November 9, 2017, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM


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