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Matthew Klippenstein

Matthew Klippenstein is a professional engineer and plug-in electric vehicle enthusiast. In his role with a leading renewable energy consultancy, he evaluates the wind energy potential of prospective wind farms. A fourteen-year veteran of the fuel cell industry, he co-authored Ballard Power Systems’ white paper on the future of electricity (“electron-democracy”) for McKinsey & Company in 2009.

Since 2013, he has chronicled the Canadian electric vehicle market for, for which he has been interviewed on television, radio, print, web and podcast. Co-author of two peer-reviewed publications, he has contributed to wind and electric vehicle policy papers, The Fuel Cell Industry Review,, and He co-hosts the Cleantech Talk podcast with Nicolas Zart.

Twitter: @EclecticLip