Peggy Liu: Clean Energy in China and It’s Impact

Peggy Liu, Chairperson and founder of JUCCEE, joint US-China Collaboration on Clean Energy, speaks about how energy powers the growth of nations and the importance of clean energy.

Peggy Liu

Peggy Liu 刘佩琪, Chairperson and co-founder of JUCCCE, is an internationally recognized expert on China’s energy landscape. JUCCCE is a non-profit organization dedicated to changing the way China creates and uses energy, because a green China is the key to a healthy world. JUCCCE is well known for its effectiveness in carrying out system changing programs and for fostering international collaboration with China. She is an executive advisor to Marks & Spencer on sustainable retailing.

Peggy was honored as a Time Magazine Hero of the Environment in 2008, an energy adviser to the Clinton Global Initiative in 2008, a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader in 2009, the Hillary Laureate of 2010 for climate change leadership, a Forbes “Women to Watch in Asia” in 2010, a Huffington Post “Greatest Person of the Day” in 2011, and a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on New Energy Architecture 2011.

In Chinese press, she has been recognized as a green leader on covers and in features such as Global Times (“Green Goddess”), Beijing Tatler (“Green Miracle”), Psychologies (“10 Green Handkerchiefs award”), L’Officiel (“Most Graceful Ladies” of China), Elle “Green Issue Icons”, Good Housekeeping, Rui Li, Southern People Weekly, Shanghai Daily, The Bund, 21st Century Herald, China Daily, QQ, Sohu.com.