On Episode 25 of Energy vs Climate, David, Sara and Ed tackle a topic they often get questions about: how to get into the low-carbon energy field.
They share advice for people looking to start or transition their careers from a variety of professionals across sectors, and offer stories of their own paths to working in low-carbon energy.
**This episode was pre-recorded as a podcast without video and without a live audience.**
@2:00 Jeremy Barretto from Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP Twitter: @jeremybaretto
@ 16:15 Creative Destruction Lab
@23:20 Meredith Adler Executive Director of Student Energy Twitter: @Meredith_Adler
@32:30 Measuring Temperature in Space: Airborne interferometer for atmospheric emission and solar absorption
About your co-hosts:
David Keith is a professor at Harvard in Engineering and the Kennedy School. He is the founder of Carbon Engineering and was formerly a professor at the University of Calgary. He splits his time between Canmore and Cambridge.
Sara Hastings-Simon studies energy transitions at the intersection of policy, business, and technology. She’s a policy wonk, a physicist turned management consultant, and a professor at the University of Calgary and Director of the Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Development.
Ed Whittingham is a clean energy policy/finance consultant, fellow at the Public Policy Forum and a mentor with the Creative Destruction Lab. He is the former executive director of the Pembina Institute.