Clean Energy Career Talk with Piper Maddox

With a summer of work experience under their belts, many young professionals find themselves stuck with the question, “Well… what next?” Piper Maddox is here to help answer this question and many more at their Clean Energy Career Talk on August 6th! As one of the fastest growing Cleantech staffing partners in the U.S., Piper Maddox […]

July Happy Hour, Featuring Michael Brune

Solar Austin is excited to announce next month’s featured speaker: Michael Brune, the executive director of the Sierra Club! An internationally acclaimed author, speaker, and environmental activist, Michael will be joining Solar Austin on July 14th to talk about his work leading the nationwide movement to move beyond fossil fuels to clean energy.  Michael has served […]

June Happy Hour, Featuring Bill McKibben

This event was held via Zoom and the session video is available on YouTube here: link On June 16th, Bill McKibben will be joining Solar Austin to talk about his work fighting the most pressing environmental issues of our times. McKibben is a founder of, the first planet-wide, grassroots climate change movement, which has […]

May Happy Hour: The Future of Renewables at Austin Energy

Mark your calendars! On May 12th, Solar Austin will be hosting our first virtual happy hour with Austin Energy’s Customer Renewable Solutions Manager, Tim Harvey. Come along as Tim walks us through the 35 year historical voyage of renewables at Austin Energy. Tim will outline the challenges encountered and discuss the adjustments, improvements, and lessons learned […]

Piper Maddox’s Equitable Green Jobs Professional Workshop

Due to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and health guidelines recommended by the CDC and WHO, Solar Austin and HT will be hosting program events on a virtual platform. Our team is working hard to find ways to support participating companies and students during this time, and we will let you know the status of our […]

Equitable Clean Energy Jobs Program: Internship Matching Night!

Students who wish to participate in the program are strongly encouraged to join from a computer, tablet or smartphone and enable video, as this is intended to replace an in-person event. Go to:  You can also dial in using your phone. +1 (571) 317-3112 Access Code: 344-195-853  New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now to be […]