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Welcome to the latest episode of the Clean Power Hour, where we delve into the world of renewable energy and its incredible impact on our planet. In this episode, we have the pleasure of hosting Emily Teitsworth, Executive Director of the Honnold Foundation, as our special guest. The Honnold Foundation, founded by professional rock climber Alex Honnold, has been expanding clean energy access to the less developed world and rural America since 2012.
In this episode, we explore Honnold’s vision for a future where marginalized communities participate in the practical and environmental & health benefits of solar and battery storage.
We dive deep into the core values of the Honnold Foundation which are “...that small, deliberate steps can help us achieve audacious goals, and we’re here to build a brighter and more equitable world for everyone.” We explore who is eligible for their grants and how they determine the recipients.
Ever wondered why Alex Honnold, the renowned rock climber, started the Honnold Foundation? We have the answer. Uncover the motivation and passion that led Alex to establish this incredible nonprofit organization, dedicated to a sustainable future powered by clean energy.
But the conversation doesn't stop there. We also explore how the Honnold Foundation effectively distributes its grants, supporting a diverse range of solar projects worldwide.
- How Emily got into Solar
- What Honnold Foundation is about
- Who is eligible for Honnold Foundation grants
- Why Alex Honnold Started the Honnold Foundation
- How the foundation distributes the grants
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