Gang He

Graduate Student Researcher

Bio and Research Interests

Gang He is a Graduate Student Researcher at UC Berkeley's Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory and a Ph.D. student in the Energy and Resources Group at the University of California, Berkeley. His work focuses on China’s energy and climate change policy, carbon capture and sequestration, domestic coal and power sectors and their key role in both the global coal market and in international climate policy framework. He also studies other issues related to global climate change and the development of lower-carbon energy sources.


M.A. from Columbia University on Climate and Society and a B.S. from Peking University in Geography.

Past Experience

Prior to coming to Berkeley, he is a research associate on energy and climate policy in Stanford University's Program on Energy and Sustainable Development. He was with the World Resources Institute as a Cynthia Helms Fellow. He has also worked for the Global Roundtable on Climate Change of the Earth Institute at Columbia University. With his experiences both in US and China, he has been actively involved in the US-China collaboration on energy and climate change.