John Lash


John Lash is an independent green energy entrepreneur working toward sustainable solutions in cleantech, smart grid, clean air, clean water, and corporate sustainability. Lash currently is vice president of product marketing at E2open. Previously he headed up marketing and strategy for Clean Diesel, a company that aims to reduce regulated emissions from the combustion of fossil or biofuels, while increasing energy efficiency and lowering the climate change impact of engine applications around the world.

A global citizen, Lash has extensive international experience managing offices in Europe and Asia and conducting business in more than 15 countries. Lash received a BASc Chemical Engineering degree from the University of Toronto.

Featured Work

CREDIT:<a href="">William Hutton</a> (<a href="">CC</a>).

OCT 16, 2009 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Innovations: End of ICE Age, Dawn of Smart Grid

The largest fuel shift in world history will push America's antiquated electricity system to evolve into a smart grid, and in the process it will ...

CREDIT: <a href="">Sarah</a> (<a href="">CC</a>).

FEB 9, 2009 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Innovations: Black Carbon an Easy Target for Climate Change

The particulate matter called black carbon is the second most potent greenhouse warming agent after carbon dioxide. Filtering it out of diesel emissions today would ...

CREDIT: <a href="">Sebastiano Pitruzzello</a> (<a href="">CC</a>).

FEB 13, 2008 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Innovations: In Pursuit of a Carbon-Free Economy

The climate crisis requires better tools to compare the true environmental value of greenhouse gas reduction versus sequestration, so that we know whether to invest ...

Solar cell on a parking meter in Seattle. <br>Photo by <a href="" target=_blank>Daniel Reed Martin</a> (<a href="" target=_blank>CC</a>).

OCT 31, 2007 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Commentary: A Blueprint for Today's Sustainability

Today's sustainability builds CSR and environmental awareness on brand value and the bottom line. But what are companies actually doing to achieve this? The good ...