63. Ending 2020 with Climate Courage


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Let's end 2020 with some real climate optimism! This is a live chat from previously this year when I had the honor of talking to Andreas Karelas, the author of Climate Courage, about all things climate change, optimism, and positive action!

I hope it's the right dose of optimism (and courage) you need to end this year on a good note and start 2021 with a new-found sense of curiosity and drive to make this world a better place! HAPPY NEW YEARS FRIENDS

In the episode:

  • Climate Solutions to be excited about
  • The importance and beauty of action in community
  • How to build momentum for positive change
  • How to start inclusive conversations that spark action
  • Choice architecture and why it's important
  • Why choosing how to deliver information is essential
  • The mental elements to adapting change

About Our Guest:

Andreas Karelas is the founder and executive director of RE-volv, a nonprofit organization that empowers people around the country to help nonprofits in their communities go solar and raise awareness about the benefits of clean energy. He is a dedicated clean-energy advocate with over 15 years of environmental and renewable energy experience. He is an Audubon TogetherGreen Conservation Leadership Fellow and an OpenIDEO Climate Innovator Fellow. He lives and works in San Francisco. Connect with him at re-volv.org and on Twitter at @AndreasKarelas.

Buy the book: https://climatecourage.us/

Stay optimistic and please stay in touch! You can always reach me on Instagram: @annetheresegennari

Music and jingles in this episode were written and recorded by Madeleine MacGillivray Wallace

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