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Date and Location

February 27, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM ET
R-414ab David T. Ellwood Democracy Lab


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​Join us for an Energy Policy Seminar featuring Katherine Blunt, energy reporter for The Wall Street Journal. Blunt will discuss her recent book, California Burning: The Fall of Pacific Gas and Electric–and What It Means for America's Power Grid, in a fireside chat with Catherine Wolfram, Visiting Raymond Plank Professor at Harvard Kennedy School. Q&A to follow. Buffet-style lunch will be served.

Registration: No RSVP is required. Room capacity is limited and seating will be on a first come, first served basis. The seminar will also be streamed via Zoom. Virtual attendees should register here; upon registering, attendees will receive a confirmation email with a Zoom link. 

Recording: The seminar will be recorded and available to watch on this page (typically one week later). Those who register for this event will automatically receive a link to the recording as soon as it becomes available.

Accessibility: Persons with disabilities who wish to request accommodations or who have questions about access, please contact Liz Hanlon ( in advance of the session.

Sponsors: The Belfer Center's Environment and Natural Resources Program, the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the Salata Institute for Climate and Sustainability

Speakers and Presenters

​Katherine Blunt, Energy Reporter, The Wall Street Journal



Additional Organizers

​Harvard University Center for the Environment, Salata Institute for Climate and Sustainability