Please join the Department of Mechanical Engineering in welcoming guest speaker Professor Ravi Prasher, Director, Energy Storage and Distributed Resources Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
The Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council, together with Advanced Energy Economy, Ceres, the University of Michigan’s Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise, and the World Resources Institute are hosting a one-day conference Corporate Pathways to Advanced Energy: The Growth of Market Demand for Clean Energy Solutions on February 2, 2016 at The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit. The conference will bring together thought leaders from the world’s most dynamic corporations who are investing in advanced energy projects across the globe.
In-depth economic analysis of automotive fuel taxes will demonstrate variation in local market conditions drives significant heterogeneity in pass-through. Ignoring this can lead to mistaken conclusions about the distributional impacts of energy taxes.