Mr. Fridley has 25 years of experience working and living in China. Prior to 1993, Mr. Fridley led the China Energy Project at the East-West Center in Hawaii primarily in the area of petroleum supply and demand, refinery analysis and modeling, international oil trade and energy policy, and concurrently was a consultant with Fesharaki Associates. From 1993 to 1995, he worked as Business Development Manager in refining and marketing for Caltex China. Currently, Mr. Fridley is a staff scientist at the China Energy Group where his research involves extensive collaboration with the Chinese on end-use energy efficiency, industrial energy use, government energy management programs, data compilation and analysis, medium and long term energy policy research. He is a Mandarin speaker.
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Urban form as a “first fuel” for low-carbon mobility in Chinese cities: strategies for energy and carbon saving in the transport sector." In European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ECEEE) Summer Study on Energy Efficiency, June 1-6, 2015. European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, 2015. "
ELITE Cities: A Low-carbon Eco-city Evaluation Tool for China." Ecological Indicators 48 (2015): 448-456. "
The Role of Chinese Cities in Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction In Briefing on urban energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. Stockholm Environment Institute and Bloomberg Philanthropies, 2015.
Low Carbon Development for Cities: Methods and Measures." In Handbook of Clean Energy Systems, edited by Jinyue Yan, 1-23. Vol. 6. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2015. "
A Comparative Study of Energy Consumption and Efficiency of Japanese and Chinese Manufacturing Industry." Energy Policy 70 (2014): 45-56. "
Energy-Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Policy Options: Assisting Chinese Cities in Prioritizing and Choosing Strategies to Implement to Become a Sustainable Community In American Council for An Energy-Efficient Economy 2014 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency. American Council for An Energy-Efficient Economy, 2014.
Is Your City Really Sustainable? A Tale of Jinan City Using Quantitative Low- Carbon Eco-city Tools In 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Building. Pacific Grove, CA: The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, 2014.
Quantifying PM2.5 Emissions from China's Building Sector and Co-Benefits of Energy Efficiency In 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA: The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, 2014.
Cost-effective Options for Transforming China's Buildings Sector In 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA: The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, 2014.
Modeling China's Building Floor-Area Growth and the Implications for Building Materials and Energy Demand In 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA: The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, 2014.
Key China Energy Statistics 2014. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2014.
China's Pilot Low-carbon City Initiative: A Comparative Assessment of National Goals and Local Plans." Sustainable Cities and Society 12 (2014): 110-121. "
Development and implementation of energy efficiency standards and labeling programs in China: Progress and challenges. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2013.
Quantifying the potential impact of energy efficiency and low carbon policies for China In the European Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy’s 2013 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency. Toulon, France: the European Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, 2013.
China's energy and emissions outlook to 2050: Perspectives from bottom-up energy end-use model." Energy Policy 53 (2013): 51-62. "
Assessment of China's renewable energy contribution during the 12th Five Year Plan." Energy Policy (2013). "
Extreme Energy in China., 2013.
ELITE Cities: A low-carbon Eco-city Evaluation Tool for China In ECEEE 2013 Summer Study. European Council for Energy Efficient Economy, 2013.
International Comparison of Energy Efficiency Criteria and Test Procedures in Standards and Labeling Programs for Computer Monitors and Commercial Gas Stoves. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2013.