Maria Virginia Olano

In Uncertain Times, the Need for Climate Action Remains a Crucial Certainty

The Tuesday after Thanksgiving is the global day for giving back and supporting the causes you believe in. This Giving Tuesday could also be when you win a fully customized Tesla by entering our annual Tesla Raffle! All proceeds will...

On Leadership and Scaling Impact with Laura Teicher

Laura Teicher is one of the newest members of our Board of Directors, she is the Executive Director of FORGE, a non-profit manufacturing initiative founded at Greentown labs. Forge was founded to create value for both start-ups and suppliers through...

“A world in which no one is disposable”

The youth climate and environmental justice movement has entirely reshaped the landscape of climate policy and changemaking. Young leaders from around the world have been central in not just leading mass mobilizations to demand action on climate and racial justice, ...

“This is not a science problem anymore, it’s an everything problem”

We often say that working for a livable future on this planet is going to  require all hands on deck, and that everyone has skills to contribute to the massive transition and changes that must lie ahead. Someone who embodies...

On Impact & Beautiful Places with Madhavan Thirumalai

Madhavan Thirumalai recently joined our Board of Directors, and we are thrilled to welcome him to our team.  He is a serial entrepreneur, and passionate outdoorsman with a commitment to lending his time and energy to solving the most pressing...

“It’s not just this future reality, it’s a current reality”

This year, we’ve seen the devastation of climate impacts across the country that come against the backdrop of a global pandemic. It’s been one disaster after another — from unprecedented wildfires ravaging the West to an exceedingly above average hurricane...

“COVID-19 is the pop quiz but climate change is the final exam”

It is no secret that many of those with deep ties or interests in the fossil fuel industry have worked long and hard to undermine the science and research around the causes and consequences of manmade climate change — originating...

“Systemic racism subsidizes the fossil fuel economy”

It’s hard to overstate both the chaos and the stakes surrounding this year’s election. We’re currently facing the overlapping crises of an ongoing pandemic that has shifted the way we can carry out the electoral process, an economic crisis greater...

On Changemaking and Superpowers with Camila Thorndike

We welcomed the newest member of our team a few weeks ago, and could not wait to share the news with all of you. Camila Thorndike joined our team as our very first National Advocacy Director, and will be leading...