Resnick Institute


Our lectures bring leading thinkers and researchers in energy science, technology, policy, economics, and media to campus to share their views with the Caltech community and the public.

Past Chen-Huang Sustainable Energy Series Lectures

The Chen-Huang Sustainable Energy Series is made possible by the generous support of Dr. Marina Chen (MS '80 CS; PhD '83 CS) and Chi-Fu Huang.

Hal Harvey

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

4:00 to 5:00 pm | Ramo Auditorium

Hal Harvey:
Real-World Strategies to Win Climate Change

Hal Harvey, CEO of the energy and environmental policy firm Energy Innovation, presents the strategy—which countries, which policies—required to deliver a low-carbon future. He also highlights characteristics of successful energy policy design and answers audience questions.

Past Resnick Distinguished Lectures

Past Resnick Sustainability Institute Public Lectures

Vinod Khosla

October 26, 2010

8:00 pm - Hameetman Auditorium

Vinod Khosla:
Extrapolating the Past vs. Inventing the Future

Khosla describes how our assumptions about past performance make predictions of the future very unreliable, and outlines his beliefs about how to build a sustainable energy future.