Prof. Wu is a panelist in the Opening Plenary for the Society of Environmental Journalists' Annual Conference: Clean Energy and the Land — The high-stakes battle over Climate Solutions
What a way to celebrate earth day!
Prof Wu participated as a panelist in the opening plenary session, Clean Energy and the Land — The high-stakes battle over Climate Solutions.
Moderator: Sammy Roth, Energy Reporter, Los Angeles Times (Boiling Point newsletter)
Watch the recording of the entire plenary session here on the SEJ site here.
Read Sammy Roth's take-home points and summary from the panel in his Boiling Point newsletter "How can we speed up solar and wind energy? Here are some ideas."
"In this week’s episode, host Margaret Walls talks with Grace Wu, an assistant professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara, about the intersection of land use change and the adoption and implementation of clean energy technologies. Wu discusses the impacts of land use change on species and ecosystems, the land use requirements of different clean energy technologies, and strategies that can help us meet net-zero energy targets while minimizing negative impacts on habitats and ecosystems."
Listen and/or read the transcription here: Episode 223: "Protecting Habitats and Meeting Net-Zero Emissions Targets, with Grace Wu”