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Ireland To Africa — In A Tesla

May 12th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

Grattan Healy and his partner, Simona, live in Ireland but like to get away to warmer climes in the winter. "We have been doing these kind of trips for years in other cars, but this is the first time we made a serious trip in an electric car." In this case, the electric car was a Tesla Model S, which they drove from Galway to Ouarzazate in Morocco and back. Grattan is an energy specialist who is deeply involved in the the renewable energy world. He was an adviser to the Green Party in the European Parliament for 6 years through the end of


Letter From Marrakech, Lessons From Dr. Jonathan Pershing

December 7th, 2016 | by Elemental Excelerator

After 4 legs and 30 hours of travel, a third of the Energy Excelerator team arrived in Marrakech, Morocco, for meetings in conjunction with the United Nations COP22 conference. Amongst many noteworthy conversations, Dr. Jonathan Pershing, lead climate negotiator for the US, shared 5 key perspectives on the Conference of the Parties (“COP”) process and his focus for the next 5 years



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