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AGCI Workshop Participation
July 22, 2000 to July 27, 2000
James Ekmann is director of the Office of Systems, Analyses, and Planning at the NationalEnergy Technology Laboratory (NETL) of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). His officefocuses on studies of the benefits of accelerated technology deployment and system analysis of energy technologies. Ekmann is the U.S. coordinator for collaboration on environmental control technologies (Annex IV) under the U.S.-China Protocol between the Office of Fossil Energy within the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China. Ekmann represented NETL in the development of two DOE studies dealing with climate change mitigation technologies: Technology Options to Reduce U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Carbon Sequestration: State of the Science.
AGCI has become an intellectual proving ground, a ferment for new ideas and concepts, and a place where the different disciplines actually talk, and progress. Hal Harvey
What We Do
The Aspen Global Change Institute has been the most prominent place for developing interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary dialogues between scientists and practitioners.Guy Brasseur
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims. R. Buckminster Fuller