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New energy finance focus at Fuqua

Fuqua School of Business has already earned a reputation as one of the best places for MBAs to gain industry expertise in energy and environmental sectors.  In July, Fuqua extended its offerings with the approval of a new MBA Concentration … Continue reading

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Katie Kross returns to Duke as EDGE Managing Director

EDGE is pleased to welcome the return of Katie Kross as Managing Director. Katie has spent the last year and a half away from Duke, helping to launch a regional nonprofit organization, the North Carolina Sustainability Center.  She returned to … Continue reading

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Duke researchers to present at 3rd annual ARCS Conference

The 3rd Annual Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) Conference will take place on May 9-11, 2011 at Wharton. Presenters from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business include professors Kira Fabrizio, Aaron Chatterji, and Will Mitchell, along with PhD students … Continue reading

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U.S. Energy, Environment Official to Join Duke Faculty

William Pizer, a top U.S. Treasury Department official whose departure from the Obama Administration was announced in March, will join the faculty of the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University to help design and lead an initiative in … Continue reading

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Duke among The Princeton Review’s list of top Green Business programs

Entrepreneur magazine has partnered with The Princeton Review to name sixteen top-notch MBA programs for “green business.” We’re pleased that Duke’s Fuqua School of Business is among them!

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EDGE and future energy issues on Dubai World Media

During his trip to the Middle East, EDGE executive Dan Vermeer spoke at the World Future Energy Summit and was interviewed for “Emirates 24-7″ on Dubai One TV.  The entire program (46 minutes) is online at: http://www.dubaimedia.ae/Media/view/94266.  There is a long … Continue reading

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EDGE executive director to speak at World Future Energy Summit

EDGE executive director Dan Vermeer will chair a panel on “Green Cities: Planning and Infrastructure for Sustainable Communities” at the World Future Energy Summit (January 17-20, 2011, Abu Dhabi).  The panel is slated for Tuesday, January 18, at 11:30am.  For … Continue reading

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Welcome to “EDGE Notes”

Welcome to “the EDGE”–that is, the official launch of Duke’s new Center for Energy, Development, and the Global Environment!   We are pleased to announce the start of a bold new initiative focused on accelerating the global transformation toward a prosperous … Continue reading

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