Climate editor Shieber departing TechCrunch
Jon Shieber, the climate editor at TechCrunch, is leaving the news organization.
His last day is Friday.
“I will continue to be writing things and doing things around the tech, politics, and culture confronting our climate emergency,” he wrote on Twitter.
He has been focusing on the startups and funding being put behind renewables, environmental technology and green businesses.
Shieber has been with TechCrunch since January 2014. He previously worked as a reporter covering venture capital and private equity investment in the U.S. and China at Dow Jones & Co. with work published in Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal.
He’s a graduate of Oberlin College.