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The Labor Leading on Climate Initiative advances knowledge, policies, and practices to enhance the role of labor and working people in addressing the environmental and climate crises.

Skinner Participates in eCornell's Clean Energy and COVID-19: Green Priorities for the Economic Recovery Webinar

Clean Energy

Lara Skinner, Director of the Worker Institute's Labor Leading on Climate Initiative, was one of three panelists at a live eCornell Keynote Webinar on “Clean Energy and COVID-19: Green Priorities for the Economic Recovery.” Panelists included Katherine MacDonald, Assistant Director of Technology to Market at NYSERDA, Katherine Hamilton, Chair of 38 North Solutions, and Brian Bauer, Entrepreneur in Residence at Cornell Center for Regional Economic Advancement. 

The panel discussed the impact of COVID-19 and the ensuing economic crisis on efforts to address climate change, the development of clean energy, and ways to spur an equitable, climate-friendly recovery.

The keynote webinar was co-convened and sponsored by eCornell, the Cornell Center for Regional Economic Advancement and the ILR School.

To view a recording, visit https://www.ecornell.com/keynotes/view/K060420/.