David Dodge is the producer and host of the GreenEnergyFutures.ca multi-media series of more than 190 documentaries on green energy technologies, projects, entrepreneurs and leaders in Canada. You can hear his features on CKUA Radio in Alberta. David is also the Chair of the Board of Energy Efficiency Alberta and Co-chair of Edmonton’s Energy Transition Advisory Committee.
David is an environmental journalist and a photojournalist who has worked for newspapers, published magazines and was the production manager for a Canadian nature publisher. He produced more than 350 award-winning EcoFile radio programs on sustainability for the CKUA Radio network. He has has worked for numerous non-profit organizations such as the Pembina Institute, Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society and Greenlearning.ca
David has been an active volunteer in his own community league for 20 years and served as the president of the Edmonton Federation of 157 Community Leagues in Edmonton and most recently completed a solar project at Evansdale Community League in his neighbourhood.
CKUA Green Energy Futures video detailing the District of Hudson’s Hope solar project, making it the solar capital of the B.C. Features an interview with Mayor Gwen Johansson. Published April 9, 2018
A feature article in Canadian Mining and Energy magazine, how Hudson’s Hope has embraced solar energy in a big way, and how Peace Energy Co- op helped them do it. Published April, 2018
Stanford University futurist Tony Seba spent the last decades studying technological disruptions. He argues that the Electric Vehicle, battery storage, and solar power, along with autonomous vehicles, are a perfect example of a 10x exponential process which will wipe fossil fuels off the market in about a decade. TonySeba.com – RethinkX.com
He is the author of several books, including most recently “Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation: How Silicon Valley Will Make Oil, Nuclear, Natural Gas, Coal, Electric Utilities and Conventional Cars Obsolete by 2030”, and “Solar Trillions: 7 Market and Investment Opportunities in the Emerging Clean-Energy Economy”
Tony Seba spoke in Boulder, Colorado, where he was awarded the 2017 Sunshine Award by Clean Energy Action (cleanenergyaction.org).
Canadian Mining and Energy – http://www.miningandenergy.ca/sustainability/article/hudsons_hopeanother_off_the_grid_first_for_b.c