David L. Kirp
Event: The 2016 US Presidential Election: Spectacle or Horror Show?
Date: September 7, 2016 Duration: 52 minutes
Professor David Kirp discusses the ongoing election campaign and gives some insights to what is happening behind the scenes in a US presidential race.
Megan E. Garcia, Jonathan Stein
Date: August 25, 2016 Duration: 28 minutes
Civil rights attorney Jonathan Stein launches a new interview series exploring how his fellow UC Berkeley alumni are engaging in public life since leaving the Goldman School of Public Policy. His first guest is Megan E. Garcia, a national and cyber security analyst who is now a Senior Fellow and Director at New America California.
Event: FSR Summer School on EU Energy Law & Policy: Public Intervention in European Energy Sector 2016
Date: July 19, 2016 Duration: 2 minutes
Steven Weissman, an expert on the California energy crisis 2000-2001 and it's consequences for markets, summarizes California's deregulated electricity markets crisis and explains its significance today during the FSR Summer School on EU Energy Law & Policy: Public Intervention in European Energy Sector 2016.
Daniel Kammen, Ralph Cavanagh, Steven Chu, Burton Richter
Event: Silicon Valley Energy Summit
Date: June 3, 2016 Duration: 75 minutes
Former Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and former Director of SLAC Burton Richter—both Nobel prize winners in physics—argued in favor of nuclear power as part of the solution to climate change in a debate at Silicon Valley Energy Summit. UC-Berkeley’s Daniel Kammen and NRDC’s Ralph Cavanagh argued against nuclear and convinced just barely more audience members to change positions.