Research Projects


Our researchers explore critical issues and address challenges that have regional, national, and global implications.


About Our Research Grants

Each year, the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy awards grants to Penn faculty, postdocs, and doctoral students ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to support new research or supplement existing research.

Our annual call for grants is now closed. Stay up to date on next year’s call:

For questions about the research grants program, please email Angela Pachon


Awarded Research Projects

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Think Globally, Act Locally: The Determinants of Local Policymakers’ Support for Climate Policy Climate 2021-2022 Sabrina Arias, Joshua Schwartz Politics
Path to Removing Barriers to Adoption of Low-Carbon Alternatives for Building Cooling Systems Cities & Buildings 2021-2022 Dorit Aviv Energy Efficiency
Health Benefits of the Clean Energy Transition Access & Equity 2021-2022 Susanna Berkouwer International, Public Health
Alternative Sources of Energy in Informal Settlements in Accra, Ghana Access & Equity 2021-2022 Eugenie Birch International
Local Zoning and the Regulation of Solar Farms on Agricultural Land: Helping or Hindering the Transition to Renewable Energy? Renewables 2021-2022 Tom Daniels Agriculture, Land Management
Philadelphia’s Energy Transitions: A Short History Fossil Fuels, Renewables 2021-2022 Jared Farmer Pennsylvania
Can We Build to Last? Energy Retrofits, Housing Affordability, Household Welfare Cities & Buildings 2021-2022 Vincent Reina Pennsylvania, Utilities
Community‐Informed Recovery and Evaluation of Accessibility Tool to Pilot and Test Energy‐Efficient, Low‐Emissions Transportation Systems Innovations and Technologies Transportation 2021-2022 Megan Ryerson Energy Efficiency
Achieving Net-Zero Emissions in The State of Michigan Climate, Electricity 2021-2022 Peter Psarras Emissions
The Impact of Engineered Carbon Removal on Environmental Justice Initiatives Access & Equity, Emerging Tech 2021-2022 Maxwell Pisciotta Carbon Capture
The Efficiency of Electricity Pricing Schemes Electricity, Markets & Regulation 2021-2022 Arthur van Benthem Finance & Investment
Solar + Agriculture at Scale: Energy Design Prototypes for Productive Multifunctionality Renewables 2021-2022 Nicholas Pevzner, Ellen Neises, Zachery Hammaker Agriculture, Land Management, Solar
Increasing Electricity Access in the Developing World through Equitable Load-Shedding Electricity, Access & Equity 2020-2021 Tomer Mangoubi International
Internet of Things for Measuring the Influence of Energy-Related Decisions on Indoor Environmental Quality Climate, Cities & Buildings 2020-2021 Nan (Nancy) Ma Public Health
The Performance of Offset Credit Options Across Emission Trading Schemes Climate 2020-2021 Chaeri Kim Carbon Pricing, Emissions

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