The Climate Champions
Josh Wong, Founder & CEO, Opus One Solutions - Episode 57

Josh Wong, Founder & CEO, Opus One Solutions - Episode 57

March 11, 2020

Josh Wong, Founder & CEO of Opus One Solutions, is a Smart Grid Innovator focused on grid modernization and strategic development. He's a visionary and business model innovator who delivers results and is a believer and practitioner of win/win solutions.

Patrick Lee, President & CEO, PXiSE Energy Solutions & VP of Infrastructure & Technology, Sempra Energy - Episode 56

Patrick Lee, President & CEO, PXiSE Energy Solutions & VP of Infrastructure & Technology, Sempra Energy - Episode 56

February 18, 2020

Patrick Lee, President & CEO of PXiSE Energy Solutions & VP of Infrastructure & Technology, Sempra Energy, has over 30 years of energy industry experience in electric system planning, design, construction, operations, markets, renewables & technology RD&D

Mayor Wade Troxell of Fort Collins, Colorado - Episode 55

Mayor Wade Troxell of Fort Collins, Colorado - Episode 55

February 9, 2020

Wade Troxell is the Mayor of Fort Collins, Colorado, on the Dept of Mechanical Engineering faculty at Colorado State University, and an internationally recognized expert in the areas of intelligent robotics and intelligent control of distributed systems.

Daniel Palken, a conservative outreach fellow with Citizen’s Climate Lobby - Episode 54

Daniel Palken, a conservative outreach fellow with Citizen’s Climate Lobby - Episode 54

February 2, 2020

Daniel Palken is a conservative outreach fellow with Citizen’s Climate Lobby. He’s graduating with a PhD in Physics, doing research on Quantum measurement and statistical analysis techniques for dark matter detection at University of Colorado at Boulder.

Julia Hamm, CEO, Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA), Washington DC - Episode 53

Julia Hamm, CEO, Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA), Washington DC - Episode 53

January 26, 2020

Julia Hamm, CEO of The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) - envisioning a carbon-free energy system by facilitating the electric power industry’s transition to a clean and modern energy future through education, research, standards, and collaboration.

Mike Casey, President and Founder, Tigercomm - Episode 52

Mike Casey, President and Founder, Tigercomm - Episode 52

January 12, 2020

Mike Casey, President & Founder of Tigercomm, the leading U.S. cleantech PR, marketing communications and public affairs firm, counsels cleantech executives and investors and passionately designs, builds, and runs winning communications programs.

Musk Rap Love: A Humorous Rap Tribute to Elon Musk - Episode 51 (no interview)

Musk Rap Love: A Humorous Rap Tribute to Elon Musk - Episode 51 (no interview)

January 5, 2020

In hopes of an Elon Musk Climate Champion podcast during 2020, please enjoy this non-improvised rap that honors the contributions of Elon Musk.

Please consider sharing this entertaining rap with your family, friends, colleagues, AND Elon! 

Special Live From Washington DC @gridCONNEXT: Miguel Romero, VP Energy, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) - Episode 50

Special Live From Washington DC @gridCONNEXT: Miguel Romero, VP Energy, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) - Episode 50

December 19, 2019

Special Live Holiday Edition (Washington DC): Miguel Romero, VP of Energy Supply, SDG&E, oversees the acquisition of energy & capacity to serve SDG&E customers, including meeting RPS goals (currently over 40%), electric generation, and resource planning.

Co-Founders Phil Layton, CEO and Board Member David Andresen, PI Energy - Episode 49

Co-Founders Phil Layton, CEO and Board Member David Andresen, PI Energy - Episode 49

December 15, 2019

Co-Founders of PI Energy, Phil Layton, CEO & Board Member David Andresen discuss their ultra-thin, inexpensive, high performing, flexible nano-metallic solar material perfect for non-weight bearing roofs, wrapping electric cars, buses, and mobile devices.

Jason Anderson, President & CEO, Cleantech San Diego - Episode 48

Jason Anderson, President & CEO, Cleantech San Diego - Episode 48

December 8, 2019

Jason Anderson, President & CEO, Cleantech San Diego, manages the overall organization, leads initiatives critical to the mission: Smart Cities SD, advocacy efforts, and economic development programs. Jason was also named one of SD METRO’s “40 Under 40.”