When: Thursday, March 29, from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Where: Cabot 206, The Fletcher School, Tufts University
CIERP’S Energy, Climate, and Innovation Program presents
Natural Gas: Risks and Opportunities
Shale gas, hydraulic fracturing, and other facts
with Susan Tierney, Managing Principal at Analysis Group,
and Member of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board’s Shale Gas Committee
Open to the public. Convened by the Energy, Climate, and Innovation Program at the Center for International Environment and Resource Policy.
Dr. Susan Tierney is Managing Principal at Analysis Group, a firm providing economic, financial, and business strategy consulting services. She is an expert on energy policy and economics, specializing in the electric and gas industries, and has consulted across sectors on energy markets, economic and environmental regulation and strategy, and energy facility projects. A former Assistant Secretary for Policy at the U.S. Department of Energy, Massachusetts Environmental Secretary, and a state public utility commissioner, she is a member of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s energy project and the Secretary of Energy’s Advisory Board. She has also been appointed to the National Petroleum Council and a director of the Clean Air Task Force, and she is a co-lead author of the energy chapter of the upcoming National Climate Assessment. Dr. Tierney has a Ph.D. and M.A. in regional planning and public policy from Cornell University, and a B.A. from Scripps College.