• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Jane Nakano

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Senior Fellow, Energy Security and Climate Change Program

Jane Nakano is a senior fellow in the Energy Security and Climate Change Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Her research interests include U.S. energy policy; global market and policy developments concerning critical minerals, hydrogen, natural gas, and nuclear energy; and energy security and climate issues in the Asia-Pacific region. She frequently writes and speaks on these issues at domestic and international conferences and to media around the world. She has also testified before Congress on China's competitiveness in energy technology manufacturing and exports as well as U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports and before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on U.S.-China nuclear energy cooperation. Prior to joining CSIS in 2010, Nakano worked in the Office of International Affairs in the U.S. Department of Energy, where she covered a host of energy, economic, and political issues in Asia. From 2001 to 2002, she served at the U.S. embassy in Tokyo as a special assistant to the energy attaché. Nakano graduated from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and holds a master’s degree from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.

Sessions With Jane Nakano

Thursday, 9 March

  • 12:30pm - 01:00pm (CST) / 09/mar/2023 06:30 pm - 09/mar/2023 07:00 pm

    How Resilient Are Clean Energy Supply Chains?

    Join this conversation on the industrial policies fueled due to climate action and the impact on global supply chain. Climate policy, particularly in the developed world, is mirroring industrial policy that aims to re-shore clean energy supply chains. Will this increase the divide between the developed and developing world on climate action?