Who We Are

Secretary Ernest Moniz and Minister Wan Gang

Secretary Ernest Moniz and Minister Wan Gang

The CERC governance structure is headed by a Steering Committee composed of Ministers from the United States and China. The U.S. and Chinese Secretariats report directly to their respective country’s Steering Committee members and are headed by government officials.

Steering Committee Members

  • U.S. Department of Energy Secretary, Dr. Ernest Moniz
  • Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Wan Gang
  • National Energy Administrator, To Be Determined
  • General Engineer, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development,
    Chen Yiming

U.S. Secretariat

  • U.S. Department of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Policy and International Affairs, Jonathan Elkind
  • U.S. CERC Director, Dr. Robert C. Marlay
  • U.S. Department of Energy, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary, Asia and the Americas, Alan Yu

Chinese Secretariat

  • Vice Minister, Yin Hejun, Ministry of Science and Technology
  • National Energy Administration, To Be Determined
  • Associate Counsel, Cai Jianing, Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Deputy Director General, Han Aixing, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development
  • Director, Jiang Dehua, Ministry of Science and Technology

U.S. Consortium

  • Director, Dr. Nan Zhou, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Deputy Director, Dr. Rick Diamond, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • China Program Director, Dr. Yuan Yao, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Operations Manager, Carolyn Szum, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Chinese Consortium

  • Director, Dr. Liang Junqiang, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development
  • Technical Director, Dr. Jiang Yi, Tsinghua University, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development
  • Deputy Director, Jiang Lihong, China Academy of Building Research
  • Program Manager, Peng Chen, Science and Technology Center, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development

U.S. Consortium

Chinese Consortium

  • Director, Dr. Zheng Chuguang, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • Chief Engineer, Dr. Xu Shisen, China Huaneng Group Clean Energy Research Institute
  • Chief Scientist, Dr. Yao Qiang, Tsinghua University

U.S. Consortium

Chinese Consortium

  • Director, Dr. Ouyang Minggao, Tsinghua University
  • Deputy Director, Dr. Wang Hewu, Tsinghua University
  • Deputy Director, Dr. Qiu Xinping, Tsinghua University
  • Operations Manager, Du Jiuyu, Tsinghua University

U.S. Consortium

Chinese Consortium

  • Director, Liu He, RIPED
  • CNPC Representative, Zhu Ronggai, CNPC
  • Deputy Director, Wang Jianhua, IWHR
  • Secretary-General, Bao Shujun, IWHR

U.S. Consortium

Chinese Consortium