“I was born in Los Angeles to Australian parents, and after about six or seven years here we moved home to Australia and I grew up there. But I also moved back here to work, and married an American. So I’ve had this sort of cross-Pacific history.

I’m a scientist by training, ecosystem science and then resource management. I took three years of law and didn’t graduate; I dropped out of law school towards the end and have no regrets about that really. My real training has been in policy work around energy and climate issues since I was a teenager, and working as an activist.”

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Danny Kennedy co-founded Sungevity and now serves as strategic advisor. He is an internationally recognized opinion leader on climate and energy issues. He is the author of Rooftop Revolution: How Solar Power Can Save Our Economy - and Planet - from Dirty Energy (2012), a book that has been described as the clean energy manifesto for the next greatest generation.