The Tenth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM-10) and The Fourth Mission Innovation Ministerial (MI-4) were successfully held on May 27 to 29, 2019 in Vancouver, Canada.
Dr. CHEN Ping, the Professor of Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, was awarded as “Mission Innovation Champions” for her pioneer research in hydrogen storage materials.
Mission Innovation Programme launched at the Paris Climate Conference in 2015 by 22 countries and the European Commission seeking to dramatically accelerate global clean energy innovation and promotion. As part of the global MI Programme, the Mission Innovation Champions Programme launched in 2018 seeks to celebrate and support innovative individuals who are accelerating the clean energy revolution.
Following a rigorous competition, including peer-to-peer reviews and evaluations by a diverse panel of experts from around the globe, 19 Champions working in a variety of energy-related fields and industries were awarded, Dr. CHEN Ping is the only Chinese scholar received this honor. (Text by XIE Dong and HE Teng)