08 Jan '13, 6pm

Young people saving the world. Solar Mosaic: Kind of a big deal for clean energy

Young people saving the world. Solar Mosaic: Kind of a big deal for clean energy

You know what’s fun? What’s fun is watching young people figure out how to change the world they’ve inherited. Case in point: Billy Parish. When I first met him, he’d just dropped out of Yale. Not because he couldn’t hack it. Because he didn’t think it was as important as fighting climate change. And so he built the Energy Action Coalition , the nationwide student mobilization against global warming. And he built it in a particular way, as a coalition of like-minded groups on hundreds of campuses — he was charismatic, but he put his charisma to use helping to leverage many disparate voices into one force. As he got older, he let others take over the student movement, and he went to work looking for practical solutions to the same crisis. Given his skills and drive, he could have become a conventional entrepreneur, starting some solar start-up that would make deals and buil...

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Solar Mosaic: Kind of a big deal for clean energy

Solar Mosaic: Kind of a big deal for clean energy

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