Warren Wilczewski

Former GPI Global Intern


Warren Wilczewski joined the GPI Global Internship in August 2007. Born in Poland and raised in Canada, Warren is an M.S. graduate from New York University's Center for Global Affairs, with a focus on energy and the environment.

Prior to his work with GPI he served as an intern for the Republic of Palau Mission to the United Nations. Warren first pursued his interests in energy at the University of British Columbia, where he earned a B.A. in international relations, with a focus on trade and development. He taught business English in Japan at various companies, including the Hokkaido Power Company and the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry. His research interests and published work focus on energy policy and security, particularly as these relate to Russia and the natural gas and LNG trade.

Featured Work

Japan power lines, by <a href="http://flickr.com/photos/wivern/39180494/">Yuki Takaku</a> (<a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/deed.en">CC</a>).

FEB 3, 2009 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Briefings: How Japan Became an Efficiency Superpower

Japanese Prime Minister Taro Aso pushed for concrete carbon reductions at Davos this year, three decades after oil shocks propelled Japan toward "efficiency superpower" status. ...

CREDIT: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/windwaerts/7024073799/">Windwärts Energie GmbH</a> (<a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en">CC</a>).

DEC 10, 2008 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Briefings: Germany Moves from Atoms to Photons

Predictions that Germany will be left dangling in the wind once its nuclear power plants are shut down may be premature. Pro-renewables policies have thus ...

Air pollution. Photo by <a href="http://flickr.com/photos/21313845@N04/2332473286/">Paul <br>Falardeau</a> (<a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/deed.en">CC</a>).

SEP 26, 2008 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Briefings: Northeast Puts on the Carbon Cap

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative could give northeastern states an advantage over other states if a nationwide cap-and-trade system emerges.

Natural gas. Photo by <a href="http://flickr.com/photos/mattsabo17/381002081/">Matthew Sabo</a> (<a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en">CC</a>).

APR 17, 2008 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Briefings: Russia Switches on Gas

As Europe moves to burn cleaner energy, Russia is switching to coal for its domestic market.