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Follow Tom as he keeps you updated on the book, gives sneak peeks to some of the chapters, and pays tribute to some of the executives that created an impact in the U.S. renewables industry.

Well, Houston, You Delivered!

I’m emerging from a whirlwind week that included the best turnout and the closing climax of a great national book tour. it was great to be back home for the Houston book launch for We Took the Risk! This last Tuesday night, hosts Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP and Capgemini, with support from ALLY Energy…


Thank you, Washington DC!

What a great evening in Washington, DC! Thanks to the over 80 guests who made it out for an evening filled with remembering the early renewables risk-takers and inspiring the next generation of leaders we are mentoring. This book launch event for We Took The Risk took a community to pull together, which made it…


I’m Coming for you DC & Houston!

Am so looking forward to seeing so many colleagues and friends in November who have defined my career in renewables in both Washington, DC & Houston, TX! How apropos that my national book tour ends in both cities! Join us for a reception on November 9th in Washington, DC hosted by SEIA with generous support…


Join us on Meet the Author on LinkedIn Live!

“Meet the Author LIVE” is an opportunity to learn everything valuable there is to know about the author. Plus, we can answer your questions live in the chat so be sure to drop them in there. This episode features Tom Weirich, and we’ll chat about his just-released book, “We Took the Risk: The Stories Behind…


West Coast Book Launch: Thanks, San Francisco!

What a great night, San Francisco! Thanks to so many of you that came out last night to celebrate the West Coast launch of my book, #WeTookTheRisk! As I looked out at the crowd assembled, I saw so many #cleantech#risktakers upon whose shoulders we’ve build our industry and many good memories – as well as immense pride and gratitude…


Rice University Features Renewables Risk-takers

Thanks to the Jones Graduate School Business at Rice University, as well as Kay McCall and Rachel Edwards at Renewable Energy Alliance – Houston, for organizing such an impactful program for Rice Business Clean Tech Association MBA students featuring renewables executives who have headlined renewables news in Houston this year! I alongside Deborah Merril and Mark Dypiangco had a great time speaking about our…


Book Featured at the GRIT Awards!

That’s a wrap for the 2022 ALLY Energy Grit Awards! Thanks to Katie Mehnert for inviting me to MC this year alongside Catherine McLean/Dylan Green ! Was great to see so many risktakers and energy warriors in the audience, as well as to finally meet Shalanda Baker in person! Thanks for your inspiring speech. Thanks also to so many of you that came up to speak about #WeTookTheRisk and…


The Creator Community Interviews Tom Weirich

What does it take to be a risk-taker in today’s renewable energy industry? How can renewable energy provide greater national security and grow jobs? John Saunders of the Creator Community featured Tom Weirich and his bestselling book, We Took the Risk. Check out this episode of The Creator Community to learn how thoughtful risk-takers built…


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