Secretary for Environmental Protection, California
Jared Blumenfeld was appointed California Secretary for Environmental Protection by Governor Gavin Newsom in January 2019. As Secretary, Jared oversees the state’s efforts to...
"I took on the one topic that everybody agreed was really important, but they didn't know what to do about, and that was air pollution," says Mary Nichols, Chair of the...
Part of Mary Nichols: A Climate Champion’s Legacy , November 2020
With inequality booming and climate change looming, is it time to rethink capitalism?
“We've come to the point where making more stuff in order to sell more stuff in order to...
Climate One's online program "Flooding in America's Heartland" was recorded on July 28, 2020.
Part of Flooding in America’s Heartland, July 2020
"[Climate action] is a multi-age effort that really does take up the leadership of youth and follow where they are pushing," says Tamara Toles O'laughlin, North America...
Part of Climate Ambition with Gina McCarthy, Annie Leonard and Tamara Toles O’Laughlin , September 2020
Climate One's online program "Real Talk: Racism and Climate" was recorded June 11, 2020.
Part of Real Talk: Racism and Climate, June 2020
On today’s program, we revisit three Climate One conversations from the past year that empower us to make a difference – both individually and collectively.
Twenty years ago...
Climate One's online program "Billionaire Wilderness" was recorded on July 21, 2020.
Part of Billionaire Wilderness, July 2020
In December 2020, the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions issued a letter calling on President-elect Biden to return to the Paris climate agreement, and work with...
Author, Industrial-Strength Denial: Eight Stories of Corporations Defending the Indefensible, from the Slave Trade to Climate Change
Barbara Freese is an environmental attorney and writer, with a particular focus on climate change, energy policy, and corporate social responsibility. She is a former...
Emily Atkin is the author and founder of HEATED, a daily newsletter dedicated to original accountability reporting and analysis on the climate crisis. She is also a...
Senator John Heinz Professor of Environmental Management, Harvard Business School
Professor Toffel is the Senator John Heinz Professor of Environmental Management, Faculty Chair of the Harvard Business School Business and Environment Initiative, and is...
Can President Biden bring the country back together - and move it forward?
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel believes he can. “I think if there was ever the right...
Founder, Center for American Progress; Former Chief of Staff, President Bill Clinton
John Podesta is the founder and a member of the board of directors for the Center for American Progress. Podesta served as counselor to President Barack Obama, where he was...
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense
Chuck Hagel was the 24th Secretary of Defense, serving from February 2013 to February 2015. He is the only Vietnam veteran and the first enlisted combat veteran to serve as...
Executive Director, Native Renewables
Wahleah Johns is a member of the Navajo (Dine) tribe and comes from the community of Forest Lake, Arizona atop Black Mesa. As co-founder and executive director of Native...
President, Alliance to Save Energy
Paula R. Glover started as President of the Alliance to Save Energy in January 2021. A dynamic leader with more than 25 years of experience in the energy industry, Glover is...
Hopes and expectations are high for President Biden’s first weeks in office. His recovery plans promise to take on COVID-19, a battered economy, and a rapid clean energy...
Director, U.S. Federal Initiative for Climate Imperative at Energy Innovation
Jeremiah Baumann is Director of the U.S. Federal Initiative for Climate Imperative, an Energy Innovation project to secure just and ambitious climate wins at the scale and...
A decade ago, a nationwide survey showed that only around twelve percent of Americans were seriously concerned about climate change. Today, public perceptions have changed.