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WRISE Company Spotlight: MCE

07/19/22

    Company Spotlight   This month’s company spotlight is on MCE – a nonprofit public agency that provides renewable energy in the Bay Area of California. The Power of Clean Energy Technological improvements and demand for clean energy have caused a boom in the clean energy economy and green jobs across the country. Clean […]

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WRISE Jobs Bulletin: July 2022 Edition

07/19/22

Featured Companies Hiring: AES Internal Auditor Director of Finance, Global Transportation Programs Edison Energy Principal Quantitative Energy Analyst Mechanical Engineer Manager, U.S. Market Fundamentals & Analysis Senior Manager, Electric Vehicle Sustainability Consultant Google Multiple Openings IEA (Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives) Project Manager – Wind & Solar Project Executive – Renewables Orsted Multiple Openings U.S. Bank […]

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Seeing green: A call for interdependence as we question our independence

07/07/22

As a woman in what is now a post-Roe America, any attempt to celebrate our nation’s independence this weekend felt like yet another punch in the gut. I know I’m not alone because I saw the hashtag of the Women’s March and the calls to wear green and march. Wearing green began with the powerful […]

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WRISE Member Profile: Meet Samantha Brook

06/14/22

Samantha Brook (She/Her/Hers) WRISE Charlottesville Chapter Leader   How did you get involved with WRISE? When I first moved to Charlottesville, I threw myself into every activity and group that interested me – professional networks, recreational sports, watercolor painting classes, etc. Within those first few months I got wind that a local group of women […]

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WRISE Company Spotlight: Vineyard Wind

06/14/22

    Company Spotlight   Vineyard Wind LLC is an offshore wind development company. They’re featuring employee Tess Dunleavy – the Onshore Construction Coordinator for Vineyard Wind 1.   “My name is Tess Dunleavy and I am the Onshore Construction Coordinator for Vineyard Wind 1. I began my journey in the offshore wind industry as […]

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Neha Palmer joins WRISE Board of Directors

10/27/21

  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 […]

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

09/07/21

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 […]

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

06/30/21

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 […]

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

05/21/21

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 […]

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WRISE announces Keynote Speakers for 2021 Virtual Leadership Forum

01/13/21

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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