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HARC People & Nature Speaker Series: Jigar Shah on Public and Private Sector Investment for our New Climate Future

Posting Date: 
Monday, April 1, 2019

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2019

6:00 – 8:30 PM

University of Houston

Student Center South Theater

Houston, TX 77204

Public and Private Sector Investment for our New Climate Future: From Energy Infrastructure to the Green New Deal and Beyond

Join HARC and UH Energy for this public event with acclaimed author, entrepreneur, and host of The Energy Gang podcast, Mr. Jigar Shah. Learn about the opportunities and the challenges in public and private sector investment for our new climate future. Reserve your ticket by visiting Eventbrite.

Jigar is the President and Co-founder of Generate Capital and founder and former CEO of SunEdison, where he pioneered “no money down solar” and unlocked a multi-billion-dollar solar market, creating the largest solar services company worldwide. He is an expert on business model innovation and authored the book, “Creating Climate Wealth: Unlocking the Impact Economy”. Jigar maintains that climate solutions require innovative capital solutions to be able to solve the big problems of our time.

Held at the University of Houston’s Student Center South Theater, registration begins at 6:00 p.m., with opening remarks at 6:30 pm. Guests are welcome to attend the post-event reception in the upstairs Ballroom.

Complimentary registration for students and educators.