Dr. Chris Bataille
Associate Researcher / Adjunct Professor
IDDRI.org / SFU
Dr. Chris Bataille has been involved in energy and climate policy analysis for 22 years as a researcher, energy systems and economic modeller, analyst, writer, project manager, and executive. He is currently an Associate Researcher at the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI.org) in Paris, is an Adjunct Professor at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, and conducts freelance energy and climate policy consulting. He is currently lead of the DDPP Heavy Industry Deep Decarbonization Project, on which he, with several DDPP authors and others, recently published a review paper in the Journal of Cleaner Production (V.187, 2018, pp. 960-973). Chris will be a Lead Author of the Industry Chapter for the next IPCC Working Group III Assessment Report (AR6). More broadly, Chris recently completed a project as lead editor of a special issue of Climate Policy (http://tandfonline.com/toc/tcpo20/16/sup1) on the Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP) (www.deepdecarbonization.org). He also helped manage the global DDPP and was co-author of the Canadian chapter. Chris has published peer reviewed articles in Nature Climate Change, Energy Economics, the Energy Journal and Climate Policy, edited a special edition of the Energy Journal on hybrid energy economy modelling, and has written a number of public policy publications, including “Pricing Greenhouse Gas Emissions: The impact on Canada’s competitiveness” for the C.D. Howe Institute.