Jean-Marc Jancovici

Jean-Marc JancoviciPresident of The Shift Project

Jean-Marc Jancovici is a leading energy and climate expert. He is the initiator and main developer of the “Bilan Carbone” assessment tool for the ADME and the French Inter-ministerial Greenhouse Gas Mission. In 2007 he created Carbone 4, a consultancy firm with the economist Alain Grandjean.

He is a professor at Mines ParisTech, co-founder of “Entretiens de Combloux” (winter media campus on energy and climate), member of the SOeS Scientific Committee (MEEDDEM observation and statistics department), Member of the “Fondation Nicolas Hulot” Strategic Committee and co-author of the ”Pacte Ecologique”.

Jean-Marc Jancovici is the author of a popularisation website - (French and English) on energy and climate change with over 5000 daily visitors. He has also given more than 500 lectures and training sessions on energy and climate change, as well as having written dozens of articles or op-eds in leading reviews or newspapers.

He is the author or co-author of seven publications:

•   "Dormez tranquilles jusqu'en 2100, et autres malentendus sur le climat et l'énergie" (Odile Jacob, 2015)
•    "Transition énergétique pour tous" (2011, Odile Jacob)
•    ”C’est maintenant !” (Janvier 2009, Le Seuil)
•    ”Le changement climatique expliqué à ma fille” (Janvier 2009, Le Seuil)
•    ”Le Plein s’il vous plaît” (Le Seuil, Février 2006)
•    ”L'effet de serre, allons-nous changer le climat ?” (Flammarion, 2004)
•    ”L'avenir climatique, quel temps ferons-nous ?” (Le Seuil, 2002)