Links to the tools presented here today are below in order of presentation:
- https://www.stimson.org/2020/mekong-infrastructure-tracker-tool/ https://www.re-explorer.org/
This was an official side-event for this year’s annual Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF). For more information about ACEF, go to https://www.asiacleanenergyforum.org/
James Browning, Communications Director, Global Energy Monitor
James Browning has worked to hold the fossil fuel industry accountable as a writer, researcher, lobbyist, and game designer. Prior to Global Energy Monitor he worked for ten years as a state and regional director for Common Cause and wrote “Deep Drilling, Deep Pockets,” a series of reports about the fracking industry. He is the author of The Fracking King.
Nathan Lee, Integrated Decision Support, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Dr. Nathan Lee is a Researcher with the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory where he focuses on decision support and energy system planning. He has an extensive international research portfolio that centers around supporting energy strategy development in emerging economies. Nathan’s doctoral research focused on decision support methodologies for national energy planning in developing economies.
Regan Kwan, Research Associate, Stimson Center Southeast Asia Program
Regan Kwan is a research associate with the Southeast Asia Program at the Stimson Center. His research focuses on the environmental and socioeconomic impact of development in the Greater Mekong Subregion. He manages technical aspects of the Mekong Infrastructure Tracker project. He holds a MPP from the University of California, San Diego and a BA from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Courtney Weatherby, Research Analyst, Stimson Center Southeast Asia Program (moderator)
Courtney Weatherby is a research analyst with the Stimson Center’s Southeast Asia program. Her work focuses on infrastructure and energy development challenges in Southeast Asia and the Indo-Pacific, particularly food-water-energy nexus issues. She holds a M.A. from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and a B.A. from Dickinson College.