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WRISE News and Updates

WRISE Company Spotlight: US Bank


    Company Spotlight   Being intentional is part of U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation‘s commitment to more equitable community development and increasing capital to historically underserved communities. Helping Black business owners succeed is one way to address racial wealth disparities. And successful Black business owners then help strengthen and lift their communities, which multiplies […]


WRISE Jobs Bulletin: May 2022 Edition


Featured Companies Hiring: AES Multiple Openings Borrego Multiple Openings Edison Energy Multiple Openings Google Multiple Openings Orsted Multiple Openings US Bank Environmental Project Finance Underwriter Environmental Finance – Asset Manager ACORE (American Council on Renewable Energy) Communications Manager Aypa Power Multiple Openings Brookfield Renewable Paralegal Capital Power Business Development Manager Coalition for Community Solar Access […]


Meet Anne Weisberg


Anne Weisberg (She/Her/Hers) Senior Advisor in Residence Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE)   How did you get involved with WRISE? I got involved with WRISE when Kristen reached out to ask me to speak on a panel because of my expertise in designing and running women’s initiatives in the private sector. Little […]


WRISE Company Spotlight: Edison Energy


     Company Spotlight     Helping organizations accelerate their decarbonization journey. Edison Energy is a global independent advisory firm that helps large corporate, industrial, and institutional clients better navigate the choices and risks of managing energy. As stakeholder expectations around corporate sustainability increase, Edison helps companies rise to this challenge by designing and implementing […]


WRISE Jobs Bulletin: Spring 2022 Edition


Featured Companies Hiring: Edison Energy Multiple Openings Orsted Director, Project Development Data Engineer Full Stack Developer Senior Project Planner Environmental Compliance Senior Specialist Sunnova Energy Multiple Openings DNV Multiple Openings AES Multiple Openings VoteSolar Multiple Openings Motor VP of Growth Texas Solar Power Association Executive Director Sol Systems Controller Forefront Power Land Acquisition Analyst SB […]


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Neha Palmer joins WRISE Board of Directors


  Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE) is excited to welcome Neha Palmer to their Board of Directors. As a new board member, Neha will support the growing programs now offered across the full spectrum of renewable energy. Neha is the CEO of TeraWatt Infrastructure, which develops and owns large-scale electric vehicle charging […]


Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE) and GRID Alternatives announce winners of solar fellowship


The eight Rising Solar Fellows selected are aspiring solar professionals looking to pursue a career in renewable energy WRISE and GRID Alternatives today announced the 2021 Rising Solar Fellowship recipients. The fellowship is an opportunity for individuals from diverse backgrounds who are interested in solar careers to network, receive mentorship and professional development. Part of […]


WRISE launches Speakers Bureau to support increased diversity in renewable energy public discourse


Newly launched public database provides conference organizers with access to qualified diverse speakers for public engagements. Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainability (WRISE) launched its new Speakers Bureau today. The Speakers Bureau is a public, searchable database of qualified speakers willing to speak, present and engage on renewable energy topics. The database will be an […]


WRISE announces 2021 Rudd Mayer Fellowship and Wind at Our Backs recipients


The eight awardees will be recognized at WRISE virtual luncheon happening next month Brooklyn, NY —WRISE has selected six 2021 Rudd Mayer Memorial Fellows and two 2021 Wind at Our Backs Scholars. Each year, WRISE awards fellowships on a competitive basis to women and other underrepresented genders who are college students or recent graduates. The […]


WRISE announces Keynote Speakers for 2021 Virtual Leadership Forum


Leaders from across the renewable industry will connect virtually this February for the inspiring event Brooklyn, NY — Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE) announced a dynamic lineup of keynote speakers for the upcoming Leadership Forum taking place virtually on February 15-18. The 2021 WRISE Leadership Forum Keynote Speakers are: Nwamaka Agbo, Founder […]



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