Innovation Agora - Highlights12 videos
Play video Financing America's Energy Infrastructure
Financing America's Energy Infrastructure
(2021) U.S. DOE’s Loan Programs Office manages $46 billion in financing to scale next-generation energy infrastructure. Director Jigar Shah discusses breakthrough technologies, clean energy ventures & LPO’s role in a just energy transition.
Play video Let’s Talk about the B-word: How blockchain is revolutionizing the energy industry
Let’s Talk about the B-word: How blockchain is revolutionizing the energy industry
(2021) Blockchain technology promises to have far-reaching economic and social implications. Through equal access, a global peer network, transparency, security, and collaboration--blockchain will transform the energy industry.
Play video Cybersecurity: Protecting energy Infrastructure
Cybersecurity: Protecting energy Infrastructure
Increased digital connectivity between operational facilities and equipment leads to an imbalance of cybersecurity threats as well as threats to sensitive proprietary data. How are cybersecurity risks growing as the industry digitalizes?
Play video Geothermal: A New Revival?
Geothermal: A New Revival?
(2021) Clean, renewable geothermal is a reliable power source that can adapt to small & large scale installations. How have technological advancements helped kickstart a revival and reintroduced geothermal to the renewable energy mix?
Play video Indian Energy Innovation
Indian Energy Innovation
(November 19, 2020) In this Indian Energy Forum Innovation Agora session, hear the stories of two entrepreneurs who have leveraged the ecosystem for innovation in India to create businesses with the potential to transform energy in the country.
Play video EV Charging Infrastructure: Navigating COVID-19 & planning for post-crisis demand
EV Charging Infrastructure: Navigating COVID-19 & planning for post-crisis demand
(October 6, 2020) By 2030 nearly 25% of light passenger vehicles produced will be plug-in capable. What is needed for cheap, fast & ubiquitous charging? Industry executives discuss the future of charging & prospects for an electric transport economy.
Play video The Future of Cities in a Low Carbon World
The Future of Cities in a Low Carbon World
(August 20, 2020) With more than half of humanity living in urban areas, the future of cities is critical to the climate agenda. Aberdeen & Cape Town officials share the journey of their cities to net zero carbon emissions and how they drive change.
Play video Digital Transformation: The Next Phase
Digital Transformation: The Next Phase
(July 9, 2020) Leading experts in energy and technology discuss the next wave of digital transformation across industry and explore the gains to be further realized in strategic collaborations, value chain efficiency, and business integration.
Play video Voices of Innovation: Susan Hockfield & the technology story of the 21st century
Voices of Innovation: Susan Hockfield & the technology story of the 21st century
(July 7, 2020) Susan Hockfield, President Emerita of MIT, explores how the convergence of biology and engineering will be the defining technology story of the 21st Century,
Play video Taking practical action on carbon emissions: A conversation with Pratima Rangarajan, CEO of OGCI Climate Investments
Taking practical action on carbon emissions: A conversation with Pratima Rangarajan, CEO of OGCI Climate Investments
(June 16, 2020) Dr. Pratima Rangarajan, Chief Executive of OGCI Climate Investments, discusses carbon pricing and COVID-19 recovery plans, and announces a new investment program for long-lasting impacts on climate change.
Play video More Energy, Lower Emissions - Decarbonization at Scale
More Energy, Lower Emissions - Decarbonization at Scale
(May 13, 2020) Professor Arun Majumdar, Director of the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University, shares his views on meeting the dual challenge of global energy demand growth and reducing CO2 emissions.
Play video Energy Innovation is a Marathon not a Sprint
Energy Innovation is a Marathon not a Sprint
(May 2, 2020) Barbara Burger of Chevron Technology Ventures, Vijay Swarup of ExxonMobil, and Robert Armstrong of MIT Energy Initiative, discuss what their organizations are doing to support the fight against the pandemic.