ARPA-E Summit Fireside Chat Video: U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm & Apple VP Lisa Jackson on Energy Issues of the Day
Earlier this week, the U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm and former Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and current Apple VP for Environment, Policy & Social Initiatives Lisa P. Jackson met for a fireside chat to kick off the virtual 2021 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit.
Granholm and Jackson discussed the Biden-Harris Administration’s American Jobs Plan, the critical importance of public-private partnerships in addressing our global climate challenges, as well as the role government and industry play in promoting American competitiveness, creating clean energy jobs, and innovating for the future.
This fireside chat also touched on Apple’s efforts to create a completely carbon neutral supply chain by 2030, as well as their work on racial equity and justice, reforestation, and recycling. The full interview video is presented below.