Alex Laskey

Board Member

Alex Wijeratna

Alex Laskey, is a senior advisor to Mighty Earth, and is Founder & Executive Chair of Rewiring America, which is working to demonstrate that rapid electrification of all aspects of the American economy is the key to combating climate change and then design and promote practical policies to accomplish it.

Until 2017, Alex Laskey was President & Founder of Opower, which is now part of Oracle Utilities. Under Laskey’s leadership, Opower grew from a two-person startup to a publicly traded company whose software is used by more than half of the largest electric and gas utilities in the world. Today, Opower, now a division of Oracle, delivers more than 6 TWh of energy savings per year and helps homeowners save more than $1B per year on their energy bills. Laskey is a Board member of Arcadia and a longtime Director of the Conservation Lands Foundation. He was a founding Commissioner on the Energy Transitions Commission and a board member of Advanced Energy Economy.