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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Jason Hochman

Jason Hochman
Co-Founder and Senior Director
Direct Air Capture Coalition


Jason Hochman is the Co-Founder and Senior Director of the Direct Air Capture Coalition. In this role, he leads a growing global, non-profit, multi-stakeholder coalition of over 75 companies, organizations, and institutions working to advance and accelerate the deployment of direct air capture technology to help address climate change. Previously, he helped craft the policy and regulatory construct promoting utility clean energy and energy efficiency efforts at Con Edison, and have worked on climate and sustainability issues at the Department of Defense, Acclimatise, and Demos. He earned an M.S. in Global Energy & Environmental Policy from New York University and a B.A. in History and Public Policy from Brown University.