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.
"Promoting Energy Efficiency as the First Fuel Through Enabling Local Government Action in China." European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ECEEE) Summer Study on Energy Efficiency, June 1-6, 2015. 2015. .
"ELITE Cities: A Low-carbon Eco-city Evaluation Tool for China." Ecological Indicators 48 (2015) 448-456. .
"Low Carbon Development for Cities: Methods and Measures." Handbook of Clean Energy Systems. . Vol. 6. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2015. 1-23. .
"Mind the Gap: New Developments and Outlook for China’s Transport Sector to 2030." 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. .
"Urban form as a “first fuel” for low-carbon mobility in Chinese cities: strategies for energy and carbon saving in the transport sector." 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. .
Evaluation of the Contribution of the Building Sector to PM2.5 Emissions in China. 2014. LBNL-179094. .
Key China Energy Statistics 2014. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2014. .
"Cost-effective Options for Transforming China's Buildings Sector." 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA: The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, 2014. .
"Energy-Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Policy Options: Assisting Chinese Cities in Prioritizing and Choosing Strategies to Implement to Become a Sustainable Community." American Council for An Energy-Efficient Economy 2014 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency 2014. .
"Is Your City Really Sustainable? A Tale of Jinan City Using Quantitative Low- Carbon Eco-city Tools." 2014 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Building 2014: 119-130. .