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GSS PREVIEW | Masterclass 7: Global Transition Towards Carbon Neutrality


1. 课程主题及简介 Theme and Introduction


Global Transition Towards Carbon Neutrality


This Masterclass will introduce the latest developments in the scientific study of climate change and global responses, in particular the pathways, policies and challenges of the global transition to carbon neutrality. It will also introduce research frontiers in the field of climate change from the perspectives of climate science, economics, ethics and political science.

2. 特约教授/学者简介 Special Invited Professor/Scholar


TENG Fei is associate professor and deputy director of the Institute of Energy, Environment and Economy in Tsinghua University. His research interests include energy and climate policy analysis using modeling tools, and international climate regime. His research supported China’s preparation for and submission of the 2050 low emission development strategy, emission peaking NDC before the Paris Agreement, and submission of NAMAs before Copenhagen. He serves as a lead author of IPCC 5th and 6th assessment report in WG III, as well as for the Second, Third and Fourth China’s National Assessment Report on Climate Change. He is a member of drafting team for several vital national documents, including National Plan on Climate Change and White Paper on Climate Change. He served as the Chair of Consultative Group of Experts (CGE) under UNFCCC in 2013 to help developing countries to increase their reporting capacity on climate change.


3. 学术支持单位介绍 Academic Support Department  


The Institute of Energy, Environment, and Economy, Tsinghua University (3E), established in 1980, is a university-wide initiative for systematic analysis of energy and climate mitigation strategies and policies from an integrated perspective of energy, environment, and economy. With the support of national key energy and climate related research programs organized by government agencies including the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), National Energy Administration (NEA) and Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, 3E has become a key national center for low carbon energy knowledge creation and an important think tank with global influence on issues of energy and climate change mitigation.



The 2021 Tsinghua Global Summer School will be held from June 28 to July 6, themed Innovation for Sustainable Development. There will be more than 1,000 outstanding young students from all over the world participating in the courses online.