Bradford Seminar: “Short-Circuiting Policy: Challenges to U.S. Clean-Energy Laws”

Leah Stokes, assistant professor of political science at the University of California-Santa Barbara, will present “Short-Circuiting Policy: Challenges to U.S. Clean-Energy Laws” via Zoom webinar. Register online in advance to receive a webinar link.

Stokes will discuss her recent academic research, including ongoing projects. She will share findings from her book, “Short Circuiting Policy,” which examines the role that utilities have played in promoting climate denial and rolling back clean-energy laws. She also will discuss current working papers that look at protests against wind energy and the effect of power shut-offs to prevent wildfires on politics.

This event is part of the David Bradford Energy and Environmental Policy Seminar Series organized by the Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (C-PREE) in the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and co-sponsored by the High Meadows Environmental Institute (HMEI). Stokes’ talk also is co-sponsored by the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment.

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Bradford Seminar: “Short-Circuiting Policy: Challenges to U.S. Clean-Energy Laws”

Leah Stokes, assistant professor of political science at the University of California-Santa Barbara, will present “Short-Circuiting Policy: Challenges to U.S. Clean-Energy Laws” via Zoom webinar. Register online in advance to receive a webinar link.

Stokes will discuss her recent academic research, including ongoing projects. She will share findings from her book, “Short Circuiting Policy,” which examines the role that utilities have played in promoting climate denial and rolling back clean-energy laws. She also will discuss current working papers that look at protests against wind energy and the effect of power shut-offs to prevent wildfires on politics.

This event is part of the David Bradford Energy and Environmental Policy Seminar Series organized by the Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (C-PREE) in the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and co-sponsored by the High Meadows Environmental Institute (HMEI). Stokes’ talk also is co-sponsored by the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment.