Thomas Schueneman: Writer, Publisher, Journalist, Speaker

Writer and publisher

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Thomas Schueneman is the founder TDS Environmental Media. Tom has more than ten years of experience as a freelance environmental writer, editor and publisher. Tom is also a member of the Society of Environmental Journalists

As a freelance writer, Tom has contributed to some of the most popular online environmental media organizations. Recent contributions include articles in Earth911, TriplePundit, Slate and Cleantechnica.

Environmental journalist

Chosen as one of a select group of journalists by the German foreign ministry, Tom toured Germany to report on the country’s renewable energy technology and climate change policy. In 2009 he was a United Nations accredited journalist for the COP15 climate conference in Copenhagen. In 2013 he traveled to Stockholm on behalf of the PepsiCo Foundation to cover World Water Week. Tom recently covered the historic COP21 climate conference in Paris.

Discussing business with Julie Blunden of SunPowerTom has built a network of contacts and sources that include policymakers, press relations professionals, business leaders, scientists, NGOs and analysts involved in sustainable development, economics, and climate.


Tom giving a talk on climate change and sustainable urban development at the Treasure Island MuseumTom is a member of the Climate Reality Leadership Corps. He gives customized presentations, talks and lectures on climate, urban development, energy and sustainability.


Hi Tom,

The Rolland article went live today on TP and I just wanted to reach out and thank you for your time and amazing writing. They didn’t have any edits and we are so happy with it. It was such a pleasure working with you, and I look forward to keeping in touch.

Thanks again,

Hi Tom,

Wanted to reach out again to thank you! Rolland was so happy with the article Paper Doesn’t (Just) Grow on Trees: Rolland Innovates Smarter Paper posted last week on TriplePundit. You are truly wonderful and it’s such a pleasure working with you and reading your writing.

Thanks again for your interest, time and talents! Looking forward to keeping in touch!


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