Julia Pyper is a senior editor at Greentech Media where she covers the global clean energy transition, with a focus on renewable energy, electric mobility and grid edge technologies. She is a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council, as well as the host and producer of Political Climate, a bipartisan podcast on energy and environmental issues in America, presented by the USC Schwarzenegger Institute and the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation.
Previously, Julia covered climate policy for E&E News in Washington, DC, and has conducted reporting projects in the Maldives, Israel and Germany. Her writing has also been published in Scientific American and The New York Times.
Julia is a graduate of McGill University and earned her master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She holds broadcast associate credits on two segments of CBS’s “60 Minutes.” In 2016, she produced the short documentary “Empowering Haiti,” which was shortlisted in the World Bank’s Film4Climate competition. In 2017, Julia was named a “30 Under 30” awardee by GreenBiz and the World Business Council for Sustainability and is a recipient of the National Press Club Vivian Award.