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Companies are making bold climate pledges – but where are the workers needed to reach them? | GeekWire

Companies worldwide have made pledges to cut their carbon emissions. But many, or perhaps most, lack the skilled workers needed to reach those goals. Charles Donovan, a visiting professor in the UW Foster School of Business, is quoted, and several Foster School initiatives are noted, including the Climate Risk Lab and a climate investing conference, are noted. Daniel Schwartz, professor of chemical engineering and director of the Clean Energy Institute at the UW, is quoted.