Climate One

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Motto come together
Established 2007
Founder Greg Dalton
Headquarters San Francisco, CA, USA

Climate One is a branch of The Commonwealth Club of California based in San Francisco, California. It aims to bridge the gap between business leadership and sustainability through discussions about strong action and climate change.[1] Founded in 2007 by Greg Dalton, it is a public affairs forum dedicated to the exclusive coverage of energy, environment and the economy.


Vice President of The Commonwealth Club of California, Greg Dalton had worked at the Club for 6 years, holding discussions with a variety of people including former CEO of AT&T Ed Whitacre, Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart, and 9/11 Commissioners Slade Gorton and Richard Ben-Veniste, prior to starting Climate One.

While hosting a global warming symposium sponsored by The Commonwealth Club of California with academic experts and journalists around the Arctic Circle, Dalton decided to form Climate One, a branch of the Club that focuses on sustainability measures.[2]

Speakers and programs[edit]

The organization hosts multiple talks throughout the year in the San Francisco office.

Past speakers at Climate One include:


  1. ^ come together (2010-02-26). "Greg's Arctic Voyage". Climate One. Retrieved 2013-12-04. 
  2. ^ come together (2010-02-26). "Greg's Arctic Voyage". Climate One. Retrieved 2013-12-04. 
  3. ^ Kuipers, Dean (2012-03-30). "GM pulls support for Heartland Institute". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2012-03-30. 
  4. ^ Marinucci, Carla (2013-01-08). "S.F. welcomes Dems' rising Latino stars". SF Chronicle. Retrieved 2015-05-12. 
  5. ^ California Energy Commission (2009-01-13). "California Energy Commission Calendar". California Energy Commission. Retrieved 2015-05-12. 
  6. ^ World Business Academy. "Deepak Chopra and Rinaldo Brutoco on Climate, Energy, and Consciousness at the Commonwealth Club". World Business Academy. Retrieved 2015-05-12. 
  7. ^ Miller, Craig (2012-12-05). "NASA’s Hansen: California’s Cap & Trade Doomed to Fail". KQED. Retrieved 2015-05-12. 

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