Amy Harder

Amy Harder

National Energy and Climate Change Reporter, Axios

Amy Harder covers energy and climate change for Axios and writes a weekly column called Harder Line. Previously, she covered similar issues for The Wall Street Journal, based out of its Washington, D.C., bureau. Amy was the inaugural journalism fellow for the University of Chicago’s Energy Policy Institute in the 2018-2019 school year, contributing to the school’s work through events, workshops and other discussions. She appears on PBS NewsHour, MSNBC, CBS and NPR, among many other media outlets.

She is regularly sought out to speak and participate in events, including moderating and participating in panel discussions and giving speeches in Washington and throughout the country. She is originally from Washington State and received a B.A. in journalism with honors from Western Washington University.



Sessions with this Speaker

Leadership Armchair Dialogue: Lucas Joppa, Microsoft

  • Sustainability as Strategy
  • Mobilizing Capital
Moving faster and going further, Microsoft has made an inspiring recent commitment to obliterate its carbon footprint. By 2030, Microsoft will be carbon negative, and by 2050 Microsoft will remove from the environment all the carbon the company has emitted either directly or by electrical consumption since it was founded in 1975.

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Amy Harder National Energy and Climate Change Reporter, Axios
Lucas Joppa Chief Environmental Officer, Microsoft