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

Filter By
Close

Filter by

Filtered By:

Emissions
Sort by Title Research Areas Sort by Year Researchers Keywords
Achieving Net-Zero Emissions in The State of Michigan Climate, Electricity 2021-2022 Peter Psarras Emissions
The Performance of Offset Credit Options Across Emission Trading Schemes Climate 2020-2021 Chaeri Kim Carbon Pricing, Emissions
Regulating Fuel Economy Standards Markets & Regulation, Fossil Fuels, Transportation 2020-2021 Arthur van Benthem Emissions, Electric Vehicles
The Politics of Carbon Taxes at the State Level Climate, Markets & Regulation 2018-2019 Ioana Marinescu Carbon Pricing, Emissions, Politics, Regulation
Your Uber Has Arrived: Ridesharing and Emissions Impacts Transportation 2018-2019 Caitlin Gorback Emissions
Uber and Lyft’s Effects on Gasoline Consumption and Emissions Transportation 2018-2019 Xiaoxia “Summer” Dong Emissions, Pennsylvania
Architecture and Energy Transitions: The Case of the Bauhaus Dessau Building Cities & Buildings 2018-2019 Daniel Barber Coal, Emissions, Energy Efficiency, International
Socio-Spatial Carbon Collaborative Access & Equity, Cities & Buildings 2017-2018 Daniel Cohen Carbon Pricing, Emissions, Environment
Unilateral Incentives to Self-Impose Emission Limits: Is There a Case for Pennsylvania and RGGI Climate, Markets & Regulation 2017-2018 Mike Abito Emissions, Electricity Markets, Pennsylvania
Chinese Policy Implications of Urban Form Energy Studies Cities & Buildings 2016-2017 Stefan Al Emissions, International
How to Improve Vehicle Emissions Policies? Transportation 2016-2017 Arthur van Benthem Emissions, Regulation
Philadelphia’s Energy Transition Climate, Cities & Buildings 2016-2017 William Braham, Eugenie Birch, Tom Daniels, Erick Guerra, John Landis, Megan Ryerson, Barry Silverman, Susan Wachter Emissions, Pennsylvania
Airline Fuel Loading: Existing Airline Practices and Future Federal Regulations Transportation, Fossil Fuels 2014-2015 Megan Ryerson, Mark Hansen Aviation, Emissions, Regulation