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Lauren Kubiak
A recent graduate of Stanford’s interdisciplinary Earth Systems masters program, Lauren Kubiak works at NRDC as a MAP energy fellow. In addition to researching the best communications strategies to convey energy efficiency’s seemingly endless benefits, she is writing for OnEarth to spread the word about efficiency and clean energy businesses through one of her favorite storytelling frameworks: the road trip.
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Stories by Lauren Kubiak
September 23, 2011
“Green your home with the energy alliance,” reads a flier that AmeriCorps volunteers are distributing at the local zoo. Nearby, a wooden sign advertises “Producing Power from the Sun” and challenges visitors to go green... read more >
September 1, 2011
If I told you that a research facility in a 5,500 person Ohio town is responsible for military, industry, and home energy savings, a glass recycling campaign in Kansas City, and asphalt shingle recycling initiatives in... read more >
August 22, 2011
Editor's note: The author is traveling on a "clean tech road trip" through Ohio and Michigan with experts from NRDC. All of her posts from the trip can be found here on her blog. Five years ago the Cincinnati Zoo was... read more >
August 19, 2011
Editor's note: The author is traveling on a "clean tech road trip" through Ohio and Michigan with experts from NRDC. All of her posts from the trip can be found here on her blog. When shipping company DHL pulled out of... read more >
August 19, 2011
Editor's note: The author is traveling on a "clean tech road trip" through Ohio and Michigan with experts from NRDC. All of her posts from the trip can be found here on her blog. Steve Melink was on top of a Chili’s one... read more >
August 19, 2011
Editor's note: The author is traveling on a "clean tech road trip" through Ohio and Michigan with experts from NRDC. All of her posts from the trip can be found here on her blog. In 2008, Andy Holzhauser was watching a... read more >
August 19, 2011
Editor's note: The author is traveling on a "clean tech road trip" through Ohio and Michigan with experts from NRDC. All of her posts from the trip can be found here on her blog. Classic Metal Roofing manufactures products... read more >
August 18, 2011
Refrigerator recycling is a mysterious topic. How it’s done, if the materials are separated, and how the iceboxes are repurposed is a topic little known to the public and, until yesterday, myself. Jaco Environmental... read more >
August 18, 2011
Editor's note: The author is traveling on a "clean tech road trip" through Ohio and Michigan with experts from NRDC. All of her posts from the trip can be found here on her blog. Our last stop on Monday was the Bowling... read more >
August 18, 2011
Editor's note: The author is traveling on a "clean tech road trip" through Ohio and Michigan with experts from NRDC. All of her posts from the trip can be found here on her blog. The next stop on our roving "clean tech road... read more >
August 16, 2011
Yesterday morning we arrived in Michigan to begin our tour de Midwest. After landing in Detroit and picking up our (American made) rental car, we hit the road, heading west toward Lansing.Our first stop was Astraeus Wind,... read more >
August 15, 2011
Ohio and Michigan are near the top of any list of clean energy development sites with great potential. Benefitting from abundant wind resources and a strong manufacturing base, the two states have high potential to rapidly... read more >