Reaching Critical Climate Goals Requires Everyone

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According to the latest UN Climate Report, we must rapidly reduce carbon emissions or the damage to our planet will be irreversible. Mitigating the impact of climate change will require widespread adoption of clean energy products at the consumer level. From rooftop solar to smart thermostats to electric appliances, we must put sustainable living within reach for every American. And fast.

This panel - moderated by a national energy reporter - will examine the approaches needed to engage all Americans in an equitable energy transition, including historically marginalized communities which have had less access to renewable energy. Panelists from the private and public sectors will discuss how policy, financing and technology can serve as building blocks to drive change.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Jennifer Hiller

The Wall Street Journal

Suzanne Leta

SunPower

Walter McLeod

Black Owners of Solar Services (BOSS)

Ethan Zindler

Bloomberg New Energy Finance

This event will be in person

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Panel

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Session

Track:

Energy

Level:

Beginner