kannerBenjamin Kanner ’12 worked with Professor Bruce Usher, former CEO of EcoSecurities Group and co-director of the Social Enterprise Program, at Qualitative Alternatives, a renewable energy start up social venture with the mission of aggregating and analyzing operating data on renewable energy projects in the United States. Benjamin worked on determining data sources for renewable energy generation; assisted in negotiating agreements to source data; collated, analyzed, and transferred data to the venture’s database; evaluated potential data users; and explored potential business models.