UPCOMING live Recordings
June 27 · Ryan Popple · Proterra
Join us to learn how Ryan went from an investor at Kleiner Perkins to become the Founder and CEO of Proterra, a pioneering Silicon Valley–based electric bus manufacturer.
May 23 · Leila Madrone · Sunfolding
Leila Madrone, on how she went from building robots at MIT and NASA to questioning the very nature of the machines we use for solar plants - and how that led her to found Sunfolding and develop a solar tracker designed to last for generations.
APRIL 23 · Billy Parish · MOSAIC
Billy Parish, Founder and CEO of Mosaic, on how he went from creating the Energy Action Coalition - and growing it into the world’s largest youth clean energy organization - to founding Mosaic, the largest residential solar+ lender in the U.S.
March 13 · Jigar Shah · Generate Capital
Jigar Shah, Co-founder and President of Generate Capital, tells his story of founding SunEdison and leading The Carbon War Room, as well as his latest musings on all things clean energy.
Sara Ross · Founder & CEO · Sungage Financial
Sara Ross, Co-Founder and CEO of Sungage Financial, turns her struggle to go solar into a thriving proprietary online platform that enables homeowners to apply, qualify, and contract for solar financing.
Nancy Pfund · Managing Partner · DBL Partners
Nancy Pfund, Founder and Managing Partner of Double Bottom Line Partners, describes her path from policy and advocacy to finance, to then build the premiere impact investing firm in the country that was an early investor in clean energy companies Tesla, Solar City, and more.
Scott Clavenna · Founder & CEO· Greentech Media
Scott Clavenna tells the story of applying a successful business model in telecommunications market research to found GTM, leading energy news and market research company, that was acquired by Woods Mackenzie in 2016.
Dan Shugar · Founder & CEO · Nextracker
Dan Shugar recounts his journey and shares lessons learned after founding and leading two successful solar companies, Powerlight and NEXTracker.
Andrew BIrch · Former founder & CEO · Sungevity
Andrew Birch shares the story of founding Sungevity, reflects on the company's recent bankruptcy, and shares how the company lives on abroad.
Dick Swanson · Former Founder & CEO · SunPower
Dick Swanson discusses the early days of solar and how his ground-breaking solar cell research at Stanford became SunPower, one of the longest standing and most successful solar companies in the country.