Jessica Leung

Solutions Fellow, Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Jessica Leung is a Solutions Fellow at the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES). She researches, analyzes, and communicates information on city, state, federal and international climate and energy policy.

Prior to joining C2ES, she worked at Calpine Corporation, a natural gas and geothermal power plant company. She supported environmental compliance and permitting, implemented the California cap and trade program, engaged on local and state GHG policy, and analyzed water-energy nexus issues.

Ms. Leung holds a master of environmental management from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and a Bachelor of Science in managerial economics from the University of California, Davis.

Posts by Jessica Leung

Blog Post
Meeting sustainability goals with renewable thermal energy
Case Studies of Renewable Thermal Energy

A report to the Renewable Thermal Collaborative by the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions This series of case studies showcases successful outcomes from the use of renewable thermal technologies at several different large companies and in a major city. …

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GCAS sheds light on power purchase agreements
Buying Clean Electricity: How Cities Benefit from Power Purchase Agreements

A growing number of cities are pursuing actions to reduce their carbon footprint. One of the most straightforward ways to do this is by reducing the carbon intensity of electricity, and as a result, cities are expressing increasing interest in …

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Decarbonizing U.S. Buildings

This is one in a series of briefs prepared as part of C2ES’s Climate Innovation 2050 initiative, which brings together leading companies to examine potential pathways toward substantially decarbonizing the U.S. economy. Other briefs focus on Agriculture & Forestry, Manufacturing, …

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