Benjamin Sovacool

Benjamin Sovacool.

Benjamin K. Sovacool is the Director of the Boston University Institute for Global Sustainability (IGS) and a Professor in the Department of Earth & Environment. 


Dr. Sovacool works as a researcher and consultant on issues pertaining to global energy policy and politics, energy security, energy justice, climate change mitigation, and climate change adaptation. More specifically, his research focuses on renewable energy and energy efficiency, the politics of large-scale energy infrastructure, designing public policy to improve energy security and access to electricity, the ethics and justice of energy, and building adaptive capacity to the consequences of climate change. >>Learn more about Dr. Sovacool.

Hosted by the Department of Communication

"The Sociotechnical Dynamics of Negative Emissions, Carbon Removal, and Solar Geoengineering"

Monday, October 2, 2023

Talk: 3:00 pm
Student Union Landmark Room (SU 210 North Campus)

Cocktail Reception: 4:00 pm
Social Hall /Flag Room (SU 215 UB North Campus)