John Engel

John Engel 771 posts

John Engel is the editor-in-chief of Renewable Energy World, POWERGRID International, DISTRIBUTECH International, and the GridTECH Connect Forum, and is the host of the clean energy podcast Factor This! For the past decade, John has worked as a journalist across various mediums — print, digital, radio, and television — covering sports, news, and politics. He lives in Asheville, North Carolina with his wife Malia and their son Arlo. Have a story idea or a pitch for Renewable Energy World or POWERGRID International? Email John at
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