Mr. Scott Sklar

Scott Sklar TED talk
Title:
Faculty member, Sustainable Urban Planning Program
Email:
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

  • Renewable Energy
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Quality
  • Water
  • Energy Risks

Scott Sklar runs a global renewable energy technology optimization firm, The Stella Group, Ltd., for the last 18 years as well as either Chairing or sitting on the Boards of several national clean energy organizations. He has written and coauthored a wide range of books and articles over his 40 year career, and has two buildings off-the-grid in Arlington, Virginia, which he has students tour for his classes.

Sklar is Energy Director of GWU’s Environment & Energy Management Institute (EEMI) and Acting Director of GWU’s Solar Institute. 

Publications

Distinctions

On June 19, 2014, Scott Sklar was awarded the prestigious The Charles Greeley Abbot Award by the American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and on April 26, 2014 was awarded the Green Patriot Award by George Mason University in Virginia.

Classes Taught

  • PSUS 6224: Sustainable Energy Production & Climate Issues
  • PSUS 6235: Renewable Energy & Critical Infrastructure