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Eric Wesoff

Eric Wesoff

Eric Wesoff is a prominent industry journalist, analyst, writer, consultant, speaker, thought-leader and expert witness in the renewable energy field.

nuclear power
Eric Wesoff

Bill Gates wants to build advanced nuclear at an old Wyoming coal plant. It’s a long shot

Gates’ TerraPower plans to have a fast reactor up and running later this decade, but the headwinds are against it.

Bill Gates wants to build advanced nuclear at an old Wyoming coal plant. It’s a long shot
Women in cleantech
Eric Wesoff

Charging Up: Vestas North America gets a new president and more women’s career moves in cleantech

A former FERC chair takes a new perch, hydrogen experts land at Lifte H2 and Hydra Energy, and women assume new leadership roles at CarbonQuest, Smart Wires, WeaveGrid and Arcadia.

Charging Up: Vestas North America gets a new president and more women’s career moves in cleantech
utility-scale solar
Eric Wesoff

Erthos eliminates trackers in utility-scale solar, mounts PV panels on the ground

If solar panels were free, how would you build the ideal utility-scale solar plant? This startup's answer: "You'd put them on the ground."

Erthos eliminates trackers in utility-scale solar, mounts PV panels on the ground
Eric Wesoff

Nuclear fusion has attracted more than $2 billion in VC and private funding

Fusion fans have been saying for decades that success is just around the corner. Are they finally right this time?

Nuclear fusion has attracted more than $2 billion in VC and private funding
Cleantech jobs
Eric Wesoff

Charging Up: The latest women's career moves in cleantech

Canary Media is shining a light on women's cleantech career moves and employment issues. This week's coverage includes job moves at Schneider Electric, QuantumScape and the DOE.

Charging Up: The latest women's career moves in cleantech
Cleantech jobs
Eric Wesoff

Charging Up: A new series on women's careers in cleantech

When it comes to careers and talent, "women are chronically undervalued." Canary Media is looking to change that by shining a light on women's cleantech career moves and diversity issues.

Charging Up: A new series on women's careers in cleantech
Reddit
Eric Wesoff

Canary journalists reveal all: Ask us anything about the energy transition, news and Jeff's dog

It turns out the members of the r/Futurology subreddit asked loads of smart questions across energy, politics and journalism. Here's a sample of our conversations.

Canary journalists reveal all: Ask us anything about the energy transition, news and Jeff's dog
utility-scale solar
Eric Wesoff

Swinerton goes big on solar-plus-storage, navigates Biden and unions

The president of the top U.S. solar engineering, procurement and construction firm talks to Canary about labor, unions, diversity and zip ties.

Swinerton goes big on solar-plus-storage, navigates Biden and unions
Environmental Justice
Eric Wesoff

PosiGen spurs solar ownership and environmental justice for low-income homeowners

"California is on the list, but it's not like we're going to Silicon Valley — we'll be going to Compton."

PosiGen spurs solar ownership and environmental justice for low-income homeowners
BIPV
Eric Wesoff

GAF Energy invests in integrated solar rooftops, adds US manufacturing jobs

It's all about "American jobs and California jobs, getting the facility in place, hiring locally and promoting U.S. solar."

GAF Energy invests in integrated solar rooftops, adds US manufacturing jobs