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Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 12:11 PM EDT
Elizabeth Perez-Halperin is a Navy veteran and the CEO and Founder of GC Green in San Diego, CA. GC Green is a renewable energy general contracting and consulting firm that provides veteran outreach, education, training, and job placement in the clean tech industry throughout California.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 12:08 PM EDT
Kevin Johnson is the Senior Manager of Mergers & Acquisitions and Federal Business Development for Acciona Energy North America, a global leader in renewable energy.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:29 AM EDT
Joseph Kopser is the co-Founder and CEO of RideScout, a mobile app that shows all transportation options in one view. He’s a West Point and Harvard Kennedy School graduate, a champion of defense energy to benefit our national security, and a father to three daughters.
Carbon, Conservation, and Community – Protecting Military Readiness and Natural Resources While Promoting Economic Development in Rural CommunitiesPosted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:18 AM EDT
Lieutenant Colonel Joe Knott (Ret.) is the Director of Military Partnerships for the Compatible Lands Foundation, a non-profit organization specializing in innovative conservation partnerships with the Department of Defense.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:16 AM EDT
Drew Sloan is a former U.S. Army officer and currently works as a Sales Executive for the energy efficiency software company Opower and is also a Fellow with the Truman National Security Project.
Energy Independence, Military Readiness, and Economic Growth: Clean Energy Leads to National SecurityPosted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:14 AM EDT
Dave Belote, Vice President for Federal Business at Apex Clean Energy, works to create mission-compatible renewable energy solutions for military installations, public lands, and the outer continental shelf.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:12 AM EDT
Avi Jacobson is the Senior Sustainable Energy Coordinator at the Washington State Housing Finance Commission.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:09 AM EDT
Andrea Marr is a professional engineer and energy efficiency expert in California. She is also a member of the Truman National Security Project’s Defense Council.
Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 5:42 PM EDT
Across America, states, cities, and communities are taking steps to protect themselves from extreme weather and other climate impacts. President Obama signed an Executive Order to establish a Task Force of state, local, and tribal leaders to advise the Administration on how the Federal Government can respond to the needs of communities nationwide that are dealing with the impacts of climate change.
Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 5:13 PM EDT
Secretary Sally Jewell spoke at the National Press Club to build out the Administration’s vision for conservation that will strengthen our economy and ensure that we pass along our nation’s rich legacy to the next generation – a path forward that includes balanced infrastructure and energy development, conservation and engaging youth on our public lands.