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
Retrospective and Prospective Decomposition Analysis of Chinese Manufacturing Energy Use, 1995-2020. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2013. LBNL-6028E. .
"Direct Allocation of Emission Allowances for Industrial Sectors — Experience from California's Cap-and-Trade Program (in Chinese)." Journal of Science and Management 5 (2013). .
"Establishment of California Carbon Emission Trading Market and Recommendations for China (in Chinese)." Journal of Science and Management 4 (2013). .
Quantifying the Co-benefits of Energy-Efficiency Programs: A Case Study of the Cement Industry in Shandong Province, China. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2012. .
"Addressing the effectiveness of industrial energy efficiency incentives in overcoming investment barriers in China." ECEEE 2012 Industrial Summer Study 2012. .
"Development of an End-Use Sector- Based Low-Carbon Indicator System for Cities in China." . ACEEE’s 2012 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings 2012. .
International Best Practices for Pre- Processing and Co-Processing Municipal Solid Waste and Sewage Sludge in the Cement Industry. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2012. .
Policy Options for Encouraging Energy Efficiency Best Practices in Shandong Province’s Cement Industry. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Azure International; Energy Research Insitute, 2012. .
Energy Audit Practices in China: National and Local Experiences and Issues. Vol. 46. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2012. .