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Published on July 25th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan


Clean Energy Art (Renewable Cities PechaKucha Video)

July 25th, 2015 by  

Continuing my series on the Renewable Cities opening PechaKucha presentations (see mine, Bárbara Rubim’s, Mark Jacobson’s, Merran Smith’s, and these 5 others if you haven’t yet), below is a presentation from Robert Ferry and Elizabeth Monoian, CleanTechnica readers and the Founding Directors of the Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI). They discuss the pioneering of clean energy art and LAGI, which is quite a lot of fun. They also have a humorous story at the beginning of how they met… and didn’t.

Starting their land art adventures in Dubai in the UAE, Robert and Elizabeth actually discovered a rich history of land art initiatives there. As I’ve written before, there is actually a lot of awareness about global warming and the need to combat it in the UAE. This helped Robert and Elizabeth to launch LAGI.

If you’re into art and you’re into clean energy, this presentation and the broader work Robert and Elizabeth are doing is totally for you, so be sure to check it out.

Also be sure to check out the outcomes of the forum here, and here’s a short summary video of it all:

Or, if you have some popcorn, here’s the full PechaKucha event:



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Zach is tryin' to help society help itself (and other species). He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director and chief editor. He's also the president of Important Media and the director/founder of EV Obsession and Solar Love. Zach is recognized globally as an electric vehicle, solar energy, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, and Canada. Zach has long-term investments in TSLA, FSLR, SPWR, SEDG, & ABB — after years of covering solar and EVs, he simply has a lot of faith in these particular companies and feels like they are good cleantech companies to invest in. But he offers no professional investment advice and would rather not be responsible for you losing money, so don't jump to conclusions.

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