Environment

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Rick Wagoner, Chairman and CEO, General Motors (5/1/2008)

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Rick Wagoner, Chairman and CEO, General Motors

“We are looking forward to hearing what Rick Wagoner has to say on energy diversity and security,” comments Greg Dalton, Club VP and Director of The Club’s new Climate One Program, who orchestrated the program. “A lot of Californians want to know if US automakers are finally turning the corner on the role of cars as a major source of global warming. Read more »

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Panel: Climate Change and Computers (5/6/2008)

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Bill Weighl, Green Energy Czar, Google
Chris Geiger, Municipal Toxics Reduction Coordinator, San Francisco Department of the Environment
Subodh Bapat, Vice President and Distinguished Engineer in the Eco Responsibility Office, Sun Microsystems Read more »

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Rob Dunbar: Global Climate Change in the Decades Ahead: Fact Versus Fiction (10/8/2008)

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Rob Dunbar, Professor of Earth Science, Senior Fellow, Stanford’s Woods Institute for the Environment and Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies

Dunbar takes a fresh look at the controversy surrounding the global warming crisis. He discusses unprecedented changes in the environment, focusing on air-sea interactions, tropical marine ecosystems, polar climate and the transfer of chemicals between organisms and environments. Read more »

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Leading a Transformation to a Global Low-Carbon Economy

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Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri, Chair of the Nobel Peace Prize winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC); Director General, Energy and Resources Institute in New Delhi
Mary Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board (CARB)
Ray Lane, Managing partner of venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Read more »

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John Hofmeister: Is Big Oil Part of Our Energy Problem, or the Solution? (10/16/2008)

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Big Energy is feeling the heat as skyrocketing oil costs and climate-change buzz fuel criticism from consumers and the media. But recently retired Shell chief Hofmeister will give a major speech addressing how the goals of consumers, the environmental movement and energy companies are actually closely aligned. He has just founded the not-for-profit nationwide membership association Citizens for Affordable Energy. This public-policy advocacy firm aims to promote sound U.S. Read more »

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Renewable Energy for California: Challenges and Solutions (10/21/2008)

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Paul Douglas, Renewables Portfolio Standard Program Manager, California Public Utilities Commission
Roy Kuga, Vice President of Energy Supply, PG&E
Diane Fellman, Director of California Regulatory Affairs, FPL Energy
Carl Zichella, Regional Director for California, Sierra Club Read more »

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James Howard Kunstler, Author of "The Long Emergency" & "The Geography of Nowhere"

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James Howard Kunstler, Author, The Long Emergency

James Howard Kunstler is an author, social critic, public speaker, and blogger. He is best known for his books The Geography of Nowhere, a history of American suburbia and urban development, and the more recent The Long Emergency, where he argues that declining oil production is likely to result in the end of industrialized society as we know it and force Americans to live in localized, agrarian communities. Read more »

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Energy Efficiency Unplugged (1/13/2009)

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Jim Davis, President, Chevron Energy Solutions
Ralph Cavanagh, Co-director, Energy Program, Natural Resources Defense Council
Tim Draper, Founder and Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Read more »

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Climate Countdown: Can The World Cut A Deal? (1/15/2009)

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Tony Brunello, Deputy Secretary for Energy and Climate Change, California
Louis Blumberg, Director, CA Forest and Climate Policy, The Nature Conservancy
Aimee Christensen, Founder and CEO, Christensen Global Strategies Read more »

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