Dr. Judith Wright is a geologist, earth-systems scientist, entrepreneur, and eco-philosopher. She became a staff scientist at the Pacific Northwest
National Laboratory before becoming President of UFA Ventures, Incorporated, an environmental remediation and characterization company. Wright received a PhD in geochemistry from the University of Oregon and a BS in geology from CalState Northridge with a minor in Philosophy. Dr. Wright is author of the book The Geopolitics of Energy: Achieving a Just and Sustainable Energy Distribution by 2040.
The failure by Congress to pass energy and climate legislation has left U.S. energy policy adrift, with no clear direction or guiding concept of how we are going to address the long-term questions about the energy resources we elect to use and their impact on the environment. Rather than pursuing new approaches and policy proposals […]