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Arian Rubio during his internship with the White House Council on Environmental Quality.

The George Washington University
My experiences as a public engagement intern with the White House Council on Environmental Quality provided insight into how the Obama Administration communicated its strong environmental record to the public.
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
On June 2, 2015, student leaders from across the country gathered at The White House to discuss climate change, share strategies and find ways to take action. Planet Forward's Devin Greene followed Ellie Davis to get the story. This report also was... Read More
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Alex Laskey, of energy data company Opower, discusses how his company's real-time updates have measurable results on consumers' energy use. Former White House Chief Technology Officer, Aneesh Chopra discusses how energy technology and information... Read More
Facing some of the most intractable foreign policy situations of his term, President Barack Obama is looking inward. In a major speech on March 30th, Obama outlined his plan to reduce oil imports by a third over the next decade and a half while... Read More
In 2011, why doesn't the White House hire 3 thoughtful and experienced journalists to hold a joint press conference each Tuesday morning to improve how the White House communicates with the American public, the press, and the rest of the world about... Read More
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Catch Secretary Steven Chu's solar panel announcement and his presentation at the White House's GreenGov Symposium. Also hear from Secretary Tom Vilsack and Janine Benyus (starting at 1:06), natural science writer and bio-mimicry innovation... Read More
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Planet Forward was proud to play a part in the White House's GreenGov Symposium, held at The George Washington University. More than 1,000 people gathered at GreenGov to discuss how to make the U.S government more sustainable.  Frank Sesno moderates... Read More
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Planet Forward hosted a LIVE event during the White House's GreenGov Symposium, a conference focused on making all levels of government more sustainable. PF Host Frank Sesno led a great discussion between the esteemed panel (Laura Ipsen of Cisco... Read More
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At the GreenGov Symposium, hosted by The George Washington University, Secretary Chu announces the installation of solar panels on the White House roof. (October 5th, 2010)
The first annual GreenGov Symposium was kicked off last week with keynotes from the Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, Nancy Sutley, the U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu, U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary... Read More