Mark C. Thurber, PhDAssociate Director for Research
PESD Associate Director Mark Thurber will be a panelist at Yale's Program on Social Enterprise Conference on Development Finance and Sustainable Energy
Mark Thurber will be sitting on the Public Policy: Facilitating (and Hindering) Productive Partnerships panel at the Yale School of Management's Program on Social Enterprise Conference on Development Finance and Sustainable Energy.
- » Making the Connection: Partnerships in Sustainable Energy & Development Finance
- » Conference on Development Finance and Sustainable Energy Website
Associate Director Mark Thurber traveled to Edinburgh, Scotland to meet with Wood Mackenzie
Mark Thurber met with Wood Mackenzie, a leading oil and gas research and consultancy company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. During this visit Mark gave a presentation on conclusions drawn from PESD research on national oil companies, engaging in a fruitful dialogue on the subject with Wood Mackenzie experts.
PESD Associate Director Mark Thurber presented a paper on oil governance at the 2010 Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA) held from February 17-20th in New Orleans. Read more »
Recent report on improved biomass stoves includes article by PESD Researchers
The Global Village Energy project released a report tackling the question of why the adoption of improved cook stoves has been so slow in developing countries. Titled, "Three Key Obstacles to Cookstove Adoption (And How to Overcome Them)," it contains an article by PESD researcher Xander Slaski and Assistant Director Mark Thurber.
Mark Thurber and Xander Slaski are traveling to India to learn more about the potential for commercial cookstove ventures. Read more »