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Connecting Vision and Practice: Forum Spotlight on Esther Adedeji

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

October was a hectic time for Esther Adedeji, who was recently invited to represent Nigeria at an energy workshop in Germany and whose initiative was then nominated for the Most Innovative Project award at the Nigerian Energy Expo. Raised in the West African petro-state of Nigeria, Esther has a... more

WGSI Hosts Panel on Energy at the 2012 Canadian Science Policy Conference

Monday, November 5, 2012

How is Canada reacting and adapting to the changing landscape of energy in regards to science policy and innovation? What are the roles of the private sector and civil society in facilitating the transition? What are the best and latest in the energy technological space? To tackle these timely... more

Launching the Energy 2030 Blueprint in Costa Rica

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

"Technology is not the problem. It's there. This is a matter of decision," says Forum Associate Felipe De León in the Costa Rican daily newspaper La Nación. De León is referring to the Equinox Blueprint: Energy 2030, which he and Insight Consulting launched in Costa Rica earlier... more

Dr. Jatin Nathwani Chairs Energy Working Group at NATO Advanced Research Workshop

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

To address the negative impacts of climate change on urban prosperity and military success, The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) held an Advanced Research Workshop with 50 scientists, engineers, and policy makers from 16 different nations in Hella, Iceland from June 3– 6, 2012.... more

Never Stopping: Forum Spotlight on Lauren Riga

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

At age 27, Lauren Riga isn’t stopping: She’s been appointed the Director of Green Urbanism & Environmental Affairs for the City of Gary, Indiana; she teaches sustainability courses at Valparaiso University’s Graduate School of Business; and, she was selected for the 2012 Urban... more

WGSI Presents Webinar for Emerging Leaders in Environment and Energy

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

WGSI recently hosted an interactive webinar for the Emerging Leaders in Environment and Energy Policy (ELEEP), a forum of transatlantic young influencers assembled by the Atlantic Council and the Ecologic Institute. The session, called ‘Unleashing Geopower’, explores the technical... more

Dr. Jatin Nathwani Presents the Energy 2030 Vision at JPAC Public Forum

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

NAFTA links Canada, Mexico, and the United States into the world’s largest trading bloc by combined GDP. This powerful economic tie provides enormous potential for growth and cooperation, especially in growing markets like energy and electricity. In NAFTA countries, what is the prospect... more

Energy 2030 Blueprint Reaches Shanghai: Vagish Sharma Speaks at 2012 ASIA-PACIFIC Leadership Program

Monday, June 25, 2012

Forum Associate Vagish Sharma recently presented the Energy 2030 Blueprint to a number of international ministerial officials at the 2012 Asia-Pacific Leadership Program on Environment for Sustainable Development, hosted by the UN Environment Programme - Tongji Institute of Environment for... more

WGSI Affiliates Attend 2012 Future Of Energy Summit

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

As our global energy system changes, so does the energy technology sector. But how do we keep this transformation moving? How can governments and businesses work together to continue this progress? Through supporting each other, how can they act as leaders in the clean energy arena? On June 8th... more

Driving on the Impact Highway

Friday, June 1, 2012

From Qatar to Canada, Iceland to India, an engaged group of Forum Associates and key Advisors from last June's Equinox Summit: Energy 2030 have been leading implementation initiatives for a low-carbon energy future. This group is actively working across international borders to create... more

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