Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (C-PREE)

C-PREE is an interdisciplinary research center at the Princeton School for Public and International Affairs committed to training leaders in the field of environmental and energy policy. We develop rigorous research that blends scientific knowledge and methods with social science and practitioner perspectives in ways that yield practical solutions for the major environmental and energy challenges facing the world today.



Avery Barnett Selected to Investigate the Future of Offshore Wind in NJ
Written by Colton Poore, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

The Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment has selected four graduate students from across Princeton to participate in the 2023-2024 New Jersey Wind Institute Fellowship. Among this year's recipients is…

Illegal Hunting in China Threatens Wildlife and Public Health
Written by Anna Mazarakis

Illegal hunting and trading of wildlife in China is becoming a significant threat to biodiversity and public health, according to a new paper by a team of researchers that includes two scholars from Princeton University’s School of Public and International Affairs. It is the first comprehensive assessment of this issue for China.

Research Spotlight: Ganesh Hegde on collaborative research to inform national-scale energy transitions
Written by Neha Agarwal and Glen Chua, with contributor

Welcome to the first post in our new ‘Spotlight Series’. In this series, we would chat with graduate students and postdocs at Princeton researching issues related to environmental policy. In this part, we speak to Ganesh Hegde, a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the

Wei Peng Joins Princeton Faculty to Model Human-Centered Decarbonization Strategies
Written by Colton Poore, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Energy and human systems modeler Wei Peng has joined the Princeton faculty as an assistant professor of public and international affairs and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment to unite and deepen Princeton’s expertise in policy-facing energy systems…


Carbon Dioxide Removal to Solve the Climate Crisis
Nov 28, 2023, 4:30 pm
Princeton Live from COP28
Dec 4, 2023, 12:15 pm