20 episodes

Podcast by Raise Green

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Podcast by Raise Green

    Solar-powered Community Resilience feat. Lynn Heller of the Climate Access Fund

    Solar-powered Community Resilience feat. Lynn Heller of the Climate Access Fund

    Lynn Heller, the founder of the Climate Access Fund, stopped by to speak with Franz about her latest proposed project, a community-owned rooftop solar project in Baltimore. Talk about solar-powered resilience! Join the conversation and learn about Lynn’s journey, community solar, the Climate Access Fund, and more!

    • 21 min
    Financing Social Change through Green Infrastructure ft. Donnel Baird and Anthony Bugg-Levine

    Financing Social Change through Green Infrastructure ft. Donnel Baird and Anthony Bugg-Levine

    The Raise Green Podcast features Antony Bugg-Levine, the CEO of the Nonprofit Finance Fund, one of the nation’s leading Community Development Finance Institutions, and Donnel Baird, the Founder & CEO of BlocPower, a Brooklyn-based energy technology startup rapidly greening American cities. This week, they spoke with Franz to discuss green infrastructure, community resilience, and financing social change.

    • 35 min
    Forging Environmental justice Through Crowdinvesting ft. Elizabeth Carter, Esq.

    Forging Environmental justice Through Crowdinvesting ft. Elizabeth Carter, Esq.

    Elizabeth Carter, Esq. is a renowned crowdfunding lawyer and social justice advocate. This week, she spoke with Franz about how crowdfunding can build environmental and social justice in our communities.

    • 37 min
    The Expanding Role of Solar feat. Wyldon Fishman

    The Expanding Role of Solar feat. Wyldon Fishman

    Wyldon Fishman lives and breathes solar power. In 2007, she founded the New York Solar Energy Society (NYSES) to more efficiently deliver consumer resources on energy conservation and renewable energy. As President of NYSES, she analyzed legislation and state programs and educated legislative staff to create policy change. Separately, she is the Director of Solar Cookers International, which has a long-time presence with the UN and was recently awarded the Keeling Curve Prize. Today, she joins host Franz Hochstrasser for a conversation about legislation, the expanding roles of solar, and shares insights from her vast experience in the industry.

    • 23 min
    Interconnection, Justice, and Restoration feat. Rob Greenfield, Social and Environmental Activist

    Interconnection, Justice, and Restoration feat. Rob Greenfield, Social and Environmental Activist

    This week, Franz Hochstrasser was joined by renowned sustainability activist and advocate, Rob Greenfield. Rob is best known for his public campaigns to highlight the impacts of consumerism, the potential for community resilience, and the need to live with intent. Tune into this conversation to hear more about Rob’s work and how we can all contribute to a greener, more just future.

    • 27 min
    Paving the Future of Finance feat. Bryan Garcia and Bert Hunter of The Connecticut Green Bank

    Paving the Future of Finance feat. Bryan Garcia and Bert Hunter of The Connecticut Green Bank

    Bryan Garcia, CEO, and Bert Hunter, CIO of the Connecticut Green Bank join Franz Hochstrasser for a conversation about local impact investing for community empowerment, the power of green capital, and the future of finance.

    • 27 min

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