Debate results from South Africa, speaking to Secretary Perry, and 6 speeches in 6 days

Yesterday morning I had my debate with Charlotte Aubin of Greenwish Partners on the topic of “Phasing Out Fossil Fuels: The Moral Case.” Here’s an excerpt from my opening: Consider the following moral situation. An area of the world with a billion people, mostly extremely poor, desperately needs to industrialize. But the wealthy parts of the world—who used cheap, plentiful, reliable energy from fossil fuels to industrialize—tells those 1 billion …

A fireside chat to remember

As I’ve mentioned in recent weeks I am speaking at a Harvard Business School event this Saturday, October 21–purchase tickets here. This was always an exciting prospect but it just got more exciting because of who will join me on the stage: Michael Lynch, my favorite energy economist. He’ll be leading a “firesidechat” type discussion. I have long been a fan of Mr. Lynch’s. It has been a thrill to have …

Two public events

If you’re interested in seeing me speak live, I have two events open to the public coming up. A Harvard Business School student organization, the Energy & Environment Club, is having me in for a fireside chat on October 21. You can find more information and purchase tickets here. On November 14, I’ll be hosting a half-day workshop at PESA, the national trade association for …

Finally, it’s available–my new ambassador course, “How to Have Constructive Conversations About Energy”

I’m excited to announce that you can now sign up for my universal and comprehensive training program for employees in the moral case for fossil fuels and the art of constructive conversation. “How to Have Constructive Conversations About Energy” is the best method I know of for creating motivated, effective ambassadors. In this course, you’ll find: The most effective energy ambassador material ever created 20 slideshow video lessons, 7 animated video lessons, 50 email lessons Quizzes with individualized …

Author Hour Podcast

Alex was interviewed by Charlie Hoehn on the Author Hour podcast. Listen in!

Unregistered Podcast

Alex was interviewed by Thaddeus Russel on the Unregistered podcast. Listen in!

Sneak preview of our new ambassador program, Energy Champion

  Right now we are wrapping up the development of a universal and comprehensive training program for employees in the moral case for fossil fuels and the art of constructive conversation. Our Energy Champion program is the best method I know of for creating motivated, effective ambassadors. The program will be available online and in-person. You can preview one of our animated videos here. (The password is: CHAMPION) The video will only be available for a short time, so check it out …