The Department of Environmental Studies will host “Pipeline Politics,” a panel discussion featuring legal, energy, and political experts on the recent decision to move forward with the Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines, on Friday, March 24.

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The Department of Environmental Studies will host “Pipeline Politics,” a panel discussion featuring legal, energy, and political experts on the recent decision to move forward with the Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines, on Friday, March 24. (c)iStock/kyletperry.

New York University’s Department of Environmental Studies will host “Pipeline Politics,” a panel discussion featuring legal, energy, and political experts on the recent decision to move forward with the Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines, on Friday, March 24, 4:30-6 p.m. at NYU’s Silver Center for Arts and Science, Room 207 (100 Washington Square East/enter at 31 Washington Place).

The event, free and open to the public, will feature: Jessica Green, assistant professor of environmental studies at NYU; Vignesh Gowrishankar, associate director of the Energy and Transportation Program at the Natural Resources Defense Council and an adjunct associate professor of economics at NYU; and Stephen Pevar, senior staff attorney, American Civil Liberties Union and adjunct professor of law at NYU. The session will be moderated by David Kanter, assistant professor of environmental studies at NYU.

An RSVP is required. For more information, call 212.992.7950.

The event is the first in “Signal vs. Noise,” a Department of Environmental Studies’ speaker series that takes a deeper look at environmental issues under the Trump administration.

 

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