Dr. Jose Etcheverry is particularly interested in strategies to develop all renewable energy sources to their full potential and in finding new ways to communicate effectively about solutions to climate change and energy problems. Prior to working at York, Jose held positions at the David Suzuki Foundation and the climate change team of the Global Environment Facility in Washington DC.
One of the obvious obstacles to the development of renewable energies is the lack of education and training at the individual and institutional level. An environment with the right conditions is needed for a skilled workforce to develop, technology transfer, networks and markets. Hence the adoption and scale-up of renewable energy requires long-term capacity building […]