Hongyou Lu joined the China Energy Group in 2008 after receiving her M.A. in East Asian Studies from Stanford University. As a senior research associate, She focuses on industrial energy efficiency and international good practices. Past projects that she has been working on include designing industrial energy audit guidebook for program developers, providing technical assistance to cement plants through on-site assessments, and conducting data analysis and benchmarking at city- and enterprise-level. Hongyou began her work at the group by supporting senior members of the group to analyze and evaluate data of China’s energy supply, consumption, and fuel prices.
Scientific Engineering Associate
"Understanding China's non-fossil energy targets." Science 350.6264 (2015) 1034 - 1036. .
Curbing Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Industrial Boilers in China. 2015. LBNL-1003860. .
U.S. Experiences in Tackling Energy and Environmental Challenges of Boiler System. 2015. LBNL-1004067. .
"Low Carbon Development for Cities: Methods and Measures." Handbook of Clean Energy Systems. . Vol. 6. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2015. 1-23. .
Key China Energy Statistics 2014. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 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. .
"Energy Essessments under the Top 10,000 Program – A Case Study for A Steel Mill in China." 2014 ECEEE Industrial Summer Study on Energy Efficiency 2014. .
"Including the Co-benefits of Energy-Efficiency Programs and Projects in Cost-Benefit Analysis - A Case Study for the Cement Industry." International Conference on Clean Energy 2014. .
"California's Cap-and-Trade Programme and Insights for China's Pilot Schemes." Energy & Environment 25.3-4 (2014) 551-575. .