Dr. Richardson-Barlow frequently speaks on issues related to energy policy, global market and policy developments concerning energy and the environment, and energy security and climate issues in the Asia-Pacific region. She has presented at domestic and international academic and policy conferences alike and she frequently speaks to media around the world, including BBC News Insight, The Diplomat, and the China Daily.
Recent international conference appearances include the Royal Geographic Society (RGS), the Korea International Renewable Energy Conference co-hosted by REN21 and the South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy of Korea (MOTIE), the Transforming Foundation Industries’ conference on Resource Efficiency and Circular Economy, and the China Institute of International Studies’ (CIIS) annual Young China Scholars conference hosted by the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, among others.
On paper, East Asian countries are moving aggressively toward renewable energy. On the ground, however, things are more complicated. Continue reading the full interview with The Diplomat here.