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GreenBiz 350 Podcast

Episode 45: Live from Silicon Valley, the future of the clean economy

This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: A glimpse into the future of energy, cities and jobs from VERGE 16 in Santa Clara, California.

For those who might not be acquainted with our event series on the convergence of sustainability and technology, this week was VERGE week — as in VERGE 16, which took place Sept. 21-23 in Silicon Valley.

Among the voices that you'll hear in this episode:

-Ramez Naam, Co-Chair of Energy and Environment at Singularity University
-Jigar Shah, President of Generate Capital
-David Crane, Senior Operating Executive at Pegasus Capital Advisors
-Nonny de la Peña, Founder and CEO of Emblematic Group
-Anthony Levandowski, Co-founder of Otto
-Kiran Jain, Chief Resilience Officer of the City of Oakland
-Ellen MacArthur, Founder of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation
-Live musical performance by 'Butterscotch' Clinton

We'll cover those and more on this episode of the GreenBiz 350 podcast, where we take you the news behind the headlines in sustainable business each week. Hit play on the track above to listen now, or find us on iTunes, Soundcloud and wherever else you listen to podcasts.

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Technical direction for GreenBiz 350 by Sureya Melkonian.

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