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This high‐level forum aims to share best practices for accelerating adoption of innovative policies and technologies to decarbonize APEC economies. California plays a leading role in advancing first‐of‐kind policies and regulations for decarbonization, clean energy transition, and implementing innovative technologies and best available solutions into practice. The 12th US Secretary of Energy and Nobel Laureate Steven Chu and the Chair of California Energy Commission David Hochschild will lead a group of distinguished speakers to present on this forum. It will facilitate open dialogue and knowledge exchange among delegates, business owners, and scholars from APEC economies on decarbonization strategies and how APEC regions can achieve an inclusive, equitable and resilient clean energy transition.

  • The Challenges and Opportunities for Achieving Carbon Neutrality

The US-China Green Energy Council (UCGEC) is delighted to announce that 2022 International Green Energy Summit (The 14th US-China Green Energy Summit) will be held on December 1-3, 2022 (US Pacific Time). This 3-day hybrid event includes online sessions and in-person meetings

Dr. Robert E Larson, founding president of the US-China Green Energy Council (UCGEC) and former president of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), passed away peacefully at his home in California on Mar.10th 2022. He was 83.

  • Clean Energy Development on the Path Towards Carbon Neutrality

The 13th US-China Green Energy Summit will be held online on January 4-5, 2022 (US Time).

The theme of this year’s Summit will be “clean energy development on the path toward carbon neutrality”. We have invited world’s top energy experts to talk about the frontier technologies for clean energy development and discuss the challenges and opportunities on the path towards carbon neutrality.

U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry and China Special Envoy for Climate Change Xie Zhenhua met in Shanghai on April 15 and 16, 2021, to discuss aspects of the climate crisis. At the conclusion of the discussion, the two Special Envoys released the following: