Speeding the Energy Transition

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Clean Power Hour

Our goal is to speed the clean energy transition.

Tim Montague and John Weaver highlight the tools, technologies and innovators shaping the next generation of renewable energy sources.

We discuss the latest solar PV, energy storage, wind, water, wave and other low carbon technologies. We answer the question: How do we decarbonize the economy? We promote the economic opportunity of electrifying everything - transportation, energy, industry and the built environment.

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James Geshwiler on Rooftop Solar for Commercial Facilities Ep.68

Jan. 18, 2022

90% of real estate in America is owned by a third party. And this is a big part of what makes rooftop solar so challenging in the commercial and industrial space. How do you convince a property owner to install rooftop solar…

Matt Lensink & Lisa Katz on Cleaning Up Thermal Power Ep.68

Jan. 12, 2022

We don't spend a lot of time talking about thermal energy on the Clean Power Hour, but it’s a thing! And a lot of industrial and institutional processes require high-grade thermal power. We need it to heat hospitals and univ…

Land Stewardship in the Solar Industry | Rhett Kerby, KerTec | #67

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#67 Successful vegetation restoration and natural landscaping of solar farms is a vital part of the solar industry. Solar farms mean changes in the land and those changes can be good from an ecological perspective - but this…

CEJA - Illinois Clean Energy Legislation 2021 with Mark Pruitt of the Power Bureau

Dec. 28, 2021

#66: Today on the Clean Power Hour, it's a new day in Illinois! Our new energy legislation, the Climate and Equitable Jobs Act of 2021, triples the amount of resources coming into the solar wind and battery storage industrie…

Americans want Solar in 2022 I Clean Power News

Dec. 21, 2021

#65: Welcome to the Clean Power Hour Holiday special! We cover a TON of big clean energy news in today's episode. - Solar could triple by 2023 to 60 GW per year! - Voters want America-first clean energy and climate solutions…

Hydrogen is The Fuel of The Future! with Joseph Alfred, Ally Power Inc.

Dec. 14, 2021

#64 Joe Alfred is the founder and CEO of Ally Power Inc. This hydrogen startup is based in Washington DC. Ally is developing a boiler system that produces hydrogen from aluminum and sodium hydroxide. Hydrogen is in the clean…