Yige Liu

Yige Liu

Career Interests

Climate change, Energy, decarbonization

Employment Sought:
Permanent Position


Master of Environmental Management, 2018
Duke University, Durham, NC
Concentration: Global Environmental Change
Master project: Developing a Climate Action Plan for the Nicholas School of the Environment and the Duke Marine Lab
Trained in: Energy Modeling, Evaluation of Public Expenditures, Life Cycle Assessment, Finance, Fundamental Geospatial Analysis, Energy Technology, Resource & Environment Economy, Energy Economics and Policy, Climate system and law.
Bachelor of Environmental Sciences, July 2016
Peking University, Beijing, China
Trained in: Environmental Engineering, Environmental Monitoring, Standard Engineering Approach for Environment and Development Economics, Environmental Assessment, Corporate Environmental Management; Methods of Social Survey and Social Research, Principles of Economics, Data Structure and Algorithm, Advanced Mathematics, Probability and Statistics. 

Professional Experience

Research & Collaboration Intern, Rocky Mountain Institute, Beijing office, China
Conducted case studies on the international electricity market practices for application to China in developing power market. Applied Excel models for investment decisions in power plant retrofit and economic influences on Chinese power sector when introducing market force. May –Aug. 2017


climate change
cost-benefit analysis
energy efficiency
environmental economics
excel modeling

Graduation Date

May 2018

Additional Resources



Preferred Location


Preferred Sector

Business / Industry
Entrepreneur / Start-up
Non-profit / NGO
Research Institute / Think Tank