Kristiane Huber

Resilience Fellow, Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Kristiane Huber is a Resilience Fellow at the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions and provides analysis and advice on climate impacts and resilience strategy for businesses and communities in C2ES’s technical, policy and communications work.

Prior to joining C2ES, Ms. Huber consulted on policy writing and communication for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Programs in flood risk management, planning and levee safety. She has supported climate adaptation initiatives with the Great Lakes Integrated Sciences Assessment and contributed to research of climate impacts on cities, health and urban forests at the University of Michigan.

Ms. Huber holds an M.S. in natural resources and environment from the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment and a B.A. in environmental studies and government from Connecticut College.

Posts by Kristiane Huber

Billion-Dollar Extreme Weather Events

This map shows billion-dollar weather events in the United States since 2000, as identified by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Climatic Data Center. Click on any circle to learn about one of the billion-dollar weather events, or any …

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Putting a freeze on climate doubt
Maximizing Benefits: Strategies for Community Resilience

American communities are facing growing and shifting climate risks. The evidence is in the growing costs of disasters which soared to more than $300 billion in 2017, breaking 2005’s record of $219 billion, according to NOAA data. Underlying these headline-making …

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Resilience Strategies for Wildfire

The risk of wildfire is expected to grow across the United States due to reduced precipitation in some regions, and higher temperatures caused by climate change. Wildfire has far-reaching impacts that can ripple through communities, regions, watersheds, and ecosystems. This …

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Decarbonizing U.S. Agriculture, Forestry, and Land Use

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 Buildings, Oil & Gas, …

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Lessons on Resilience Collaboration
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Using Climate Data in the Real World
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Harvey’s lessons for flood insurance and resilience