Clean Energy

Laura Hannah brings utility, business expertise to Fresh Energy

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After ten years of experience in the private sector, Laura Hannah joined Fresh Energy in September as a new senior policy associate on the energy markets team. In that role, Laura will lead Fresh Energy’s work on policies to integrate increasing amounts of clean energy on the grid by improving the way distributed energy resources are connected and valued.

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September 30 | Green Chemistry: Pathway toward urban sustainability


Ben Rabe will participate in a panel discussion at Macalester College about green chemistry and its vital role in energy development and urban infrastructure. As part of Macalester’s 23rd Annual International Roundtable, this workshop will also provide insights into the importance of collaboration and cooperation among scholars, chemistry experts, policy makers, and local communities in building sustainable urban areas.

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October 1 | Energy from Renewables: Confronting Global Collapse


The University of Minnesota is hosting a renewable energy workshop at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum on Saturday, October 1. The objective of the workshop is to discuss our use of energy and its environmental consequences leading to climate change. Fresh Energy’s Jukka Kukkonen will be presenting at an afternoon session on Electrifying Transportation and Driving Electric Vehicles in Minnesota.

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