Shea Gunther



Renewable Energy, Climate Change, Nature


University of New Hampshire, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Southern Maine


Shea Gunther is a writer, entrepreneur, and podcaster living in Portland, Maine. He covers topics such as renewable energy, climate change, and nature.


Gunther contributed to MNN (now part of Treehugger) for nine years. He covered topics such as renewable energy, climate change, and nature. A long-time entrepreneur, Gunther co-founded Renewable Choice Energy, one of the country's leading providers of wind credits, and Green Options, an early green media network with a collection of environmental blogs. Gunther produces the Marijuana Today podcast and hosts the Marijuana Today Daily podcast.



Gunther attended the University of New Hampshire, the Rochester Institute of Technology, and the University of Southern Maine, where he studied graphic design and computer science.


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