WHITE HOUSE: Podesta opened West Wing doors to energy VIPs Robin Bravender, E&E reporter Published: Monday, April 28, 2014 John Podesta hosted some heavy hitters on energy and climate issues during his first month inside the Obama White House. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.